The following are links to both private and public sector Web sites that disseminate information about funding opportunities.
The Foundation Center is supported by more than 600 foundations and is the “the nation's leading authority on philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust.www.aecf.org
The primary mission of the Foundation is to foster public policies, human service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today's vulnerable children and families.
As the nation's largest philanthropy devoted to improving health and health care, RWJF supports training, education, research and projects that demonstrate effective ways to deliver health services, especially for the most vulnerable among us.
Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers is a network of funders, partnering with nonprofits and governments, that is committed to improving the region by touching lives and changing communities ... one grant at a time.
The Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers’ (ABAG) mission is to strengthen and promote organized private philanthropy in the Greater Baltimore region; to assist and educate our members to facilitate effective grantmaking; and to provide supportive activities to enhance the nonprofit sector.
This website allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants. It is the single access point for over 1,000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant making agencies. www.gov.state.md.us/grants.html
The Governor’s Grant’s Office has several goals, one of which is to assist local governments and community-based organizations in identifying federal grant opportunities, while also making sure these groups are aware of assistance that may be available through state or private foundation grants.
The Red Book: Maryland’s Complete Source of State Assistance Programs contains information on more than 800 Maryland State programs that offer assistance to individuals, local governments, and non-profit organizations.