Beauregard Parish Library Grants Information Center
The Beauregard Parish Library has been host to grantsmanship material through the Foundation Center (based in New York) since 1991 - the fourth in the state - serving Southwest Louisiana with print and electronic formats. Ask for directions to the Grants Room (for non-circulating material) or the sections for circulating material. For more information, contact Patricia S. Holmes, Collection Supervisor.
Links to paid Foundation Center Databases (available for free inside the library.)
Grantspace featuring Grantspace Ask Us Page.
Foundation Directory Online Free
LANO LANO (Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations) is a statewide member organization that advocates for the non-profit community and strengthens the effectiveness of groups and individuals committed to improving the lives of all Louisianians. The Beauregard Parish Library holds membership in LANO.
LINCC Louisiana Initiative for Nonprofit and Community Collaboration
Louisiana Gives (Formerly Louisiana Community Marketplace)
Louisiana Property Assistance Agency/GovDeals
Grants.gov's Self Service Knowledge Base ("Top 10 FAQs")
CFDA Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Federal Register Grants and Funding.
Business.gov's Loans and Grants Search Engine
Click on "Need To Finance Your Business?"
FTC Consumer Alert (Free Government Grants: Don't Take Them For Granted)
SBA's Blog on Government Grant Scams
Chronicle of Philanthropy - Featuring GrantStation, a searchable database of funding information. Ask the Grant Coordinator for access.
Kids Count Census Data
SWLA Chamber-Economic Alliance (Data Center and Resources)
Zoom Prospector (Community Details)
NCCS National Center for Charitable Statistics
Archive of The Nonprofit World Articles by The Professional Grant Writer Team
Links to Nonprofit Charitable Organizations
Nonprofit FAQ and Resources for Nonprofit Organizations
IRS's Stay Exempt Obtaining and maintaining 501(c)(3) tax exempt status is crucial to the success of many organizations.