Eastern Shore Public Library

Fundraising Resources

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The Eastern Shore Public Library is now a Funding Information Network (FIN) partner of Foundation Center.  Foundation Center is a nonprofit organization that strengthens the social sector by advancing knowledge about philanthropy in the U.S. and around the world.

As a FIN partner, the Accomac library now has access to three, premier grant seeking databases including Foundation Directory OnlineGrants to Individuals Online, and Foundation Maps. They invite nonprofit and social sector professionals to use these online resources for free to find the funding that they need to succeed! In addition, the library will also start offering free workshops to the local community.

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Foundation Center’s core collection of resources includes Foundation Directory Online, profiling more than 140,000 U.S. grantmakers, Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, Foundation Maps, print directories, and proposal writing guides. Additional Information can be found at http://foundationcenter.org/products/foundation-directory-online.

This is a free resource available in our Accomac and Cape Charles Memorial libraries.

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Foundation Center is a national nonprofit service organization recognized as the nation’s leading authority on organized philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust. Grantspace is an online resource that offers training webinars on proposal writing and webinars. Sample documents, a live chat feature and nonprofit management tips are available on http://grantspace.org/.

Useful Fundraising Links


Eastern Shore Public Library Collection Materials supporting Grantwriting and Fundraising




  • Eastern Shore Public Library
    23610 Front Street
    P.O. Box 360
    Accomac, VA. 23301
    Phone: (757) 787-3400;
    (757) 824-5151

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    201 Mason Avenue
    Cape Charles, VA 23310
    Phone: (757) 331-1300

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