Grants

Foundation Center and GuideStar have joined forces to become a new
nonprofit entity named Candid. More information to follow.

FREE online grant classes are available with your Yonkers Public Library card!

The Yonkers Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the
New York City-based Candid., the nation’s leading authority on institutional property.

As a FIN partner, the Riverfront Branch of the Yonkers Public Library houses a collection of print and electronic resources that help nonprofit organizations and individuals identify sources of grants and foundation funding.  

COMPREHENSIVE ELECTRONIC DATABASES/RESOURCES:

Foundation Directory Online  (in-library use only)
In-depth information on nearly one million grant opportunities from about 90,000 grantmakers, including grantmaker profiles, grants publications and 990s — all updated weekly.

Foundation Grants to Individuals (in-library use only)
A database of foundations that provide individuals with funding support for scholarships, fellowships, program development, research, awards and more.
 

For assistance, please visit our Reference Desk on the 3rd floor or call 914-375-7966.