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. Find grant money for your projects using our grants databases.

Ask for directions to the Grants Room (for non-circulating materials) or ask for the sections for circulating materials at The DeRidder Branch of The Beauregard Parish Library. For more information contact our Collection Supervisor at 337-463-6217.

Foundation Center

Foundation Center will help you to find grant money for your projects. This online resource is only available inside of the DeRidder branch of The Beauregard Parish Library, ask for directions to The Grants Room, and ask for the Collection Supervisor if you need help.



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Directory of Charities and Nonprofit Organizations


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.


Louisiana Initiative for Nonprofit and Community Collaboration

Louisiana Property Assistance Agency/GovDeals

GovDeals’ online marketplace provides services to government, educational, and related entities for the sale of surplus assets to the public (1-800-518-4726)’s Self Service Knowledge Base (“Top 10 FAQs”)

CFDA Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Federal Register Grants and Funding.’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)

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Grantsmanship Center

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

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.