Grant Seeking Basics This introductory webinar course provides an overview of the funding research process for those seeking grants from foundations, corporations, and grantmaking public charities.
Foundation Center Webinars To help you master the world of foundation fundraising, proposal writing, and all that goes into getting the grants you need, the Foundation Center offers short web-based training courses (called webinars) that are free of charge.
US Census Bureau Find current data available to capture the essence of the Yuma Community.
Recommended Books:Check for books through ourLibrary Catalog under these subject headings:
- Proposal Writing for Grants
- Nonprofit Organizations
- Nonprofit Organizations- Finance
- Nonprofit Organizations- Management
AzGATES Arizona Grants Access Tool and Experts Source
Grants.govUse this site for access to federal grant information. It allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
Are there Grants for Small Business Start-Ups?
“We’ve all seen the headlines: ‘Millions in free government money for your business.’ Late-night infomercials, reference guides and websites promote the availability of grant money to entrepreneurs for starting and expanding businesses. Sounds too good to be true? It is.
The truth is that federal and state governments do not provide grants for stating and expanding small businesses. However, the U.S. government does offer a wide- variety of low-interest loans and venture capital financing programs to help entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses.” Business.Gov
Grants for Individuals
Foundation Center Resources for Individual Grantseekers Prepares individuals to seek out and identify potential sources of foundation support.
Foundation Center Reference Guides for GrantSeeking IndividualsBasic information, reference guides, trainings and worksheets to help with the research process.
GovBenefits.gov For individuals looking for information on government benefits. GovBenefits.gov is the official benefits website of the U.S. government, with information on over 1,000 benefit and assistance programs.