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Philanthropy Institute 2023 Class: Intro to the Foundation Directory Online
March 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Are you Looking for grants for your nonprofit? Come learn how to use Foundation Directory Online (FDO), the most comprehensive prospect research tool for fundraisers, with over 239,000+ grantmaker profiles. You will learn how to search for grantmakers who have funded organizations working on causes and with communities similar to those you serve.
NOTE: This class is for nonprofit organizations looking for funding. It is not geared to individuals seeking grants.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
• Explain what FDO is
• Identify your needs in preparation for searching for potential grantmakers in FDO
• Research potential grantmakers using a project-based search in FDO
• Evaluate prospects for strong or weak fit using FDO
• Identify the options for accessing FDO
• Access resources for getting help with FDO
*Introduction to Finding Grants class, held on February 15, 2023, is a prerequisite to this class. See previous. Please register for both classes when signing up for enrollment.