Nonprofit organizations and other grant seekers in the Newark, NJ area looking for funding sources have access to a valuable collection of resources at the Rutgers-Newark School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA), which is a partner of the Funding Information Network of the Foundation Center of New York, through a grant from the Prudential Foundation.
At locations throughout the country and around the world, Funding Information Network partners offer access – free of charge – to the Foundation Center’s detailed information on grant makers and how to apply for grants. Funding Information Network locations provide under-resourced and underserved populations in need of vital information and training with tools they can use to become successful grant seekers.
The Foundation Center’s core collection includes The Foundation Directory Online, profiling more than 100,000 U.S. grant makers, Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, Philanthropy In/Sight, print directories, and proposal writing guides. Funding Information Network partners also hold training sessions on how to effectively pursue these resources and identify potential funders.