Training details

calendar_today Thursday, August 19, 2021

access_time 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET

place Virtual
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
Cincinnati, OH 45202

attach_money Free


A roughly 90 minute virtual demonstration covering the basics you need to quickly start searching the Foundation Directory Online database.

This will be a virtual session. Full details and a link to join the class will be sent the day of the event (be sure to keep an eye on your junk/spam folder).

If you miss the cutoff for registration, but would still like to attend, please email Kent for the link to join at [email protected] at least thirty minutes before the event's start time.

This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.

Additional information

Instructor: Kent Mulcahy, Grants Resource Librarian, Cincinnati and Hamilton County Public Library


  • In this session, you'll learn how to quickly identify the best potential funders for your nonprofit organization using the Foundation Directory Online, discover the most efficient methods of saving and sharing your research with your nonprofit's stakeholders, and pinpoint where you can access the database for free

Intended audience

  • Beginner
  • Fundraising & development staff
  • Grant writers
  • Nonprofit startups
  • Program directors and staff

Bonus materials

  • Step-by-step Foundation Directory Online user's guide with photos detailing everything covered in the session
  • Handout listing the database's "subject" and "population" search terms

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