Nonprofit Management and Fundraising Resources

Center for Nonprofit Stewardship (CBS)

A 501(c)(3) organization with programs and services that educate and empower nonprofits in sound financial, administrative, and organizational stewardship.
(541) 230-1036

Chronicle of Philanthropy

Includes links to a number of sites of interest to grant seekers, including fundraising and management information. Live, text-based discussions occur every Tuesday at 9 a.m., with previous discussions available via archives.

Free Management Library

Provides online wiki library of resources for the leadership and management of nonprofit organizations, including tools for program evaluation.

Foundation Center

Provides nonprofits with an online tool to use in searching for funders.

Grantsmanship Center

Offers grant information and training, including online articles with helpful tips.

Grassroots Fundraising

Offers, among other things, a journal "article finder" to help nonprofits access good articles on fundraising. Some are free, others cost $3.

Management Assistance for Nonprofits

Includes good online reference material for nonprofits.

Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Provides training, consultation and resources to help nonprofits in Oregon strengthen their operations. The toll-free information and referral number is (888) 206-3076. In the Metro Portland region, call (503) 239-4001.

Oregon Foundation DataBook

Provides information about Oregon funders. Copies in public libraries and online.

Oregon Involved

Connects nonprofits with volunteers and a variety of useful resources.

Oregon Volunteers!

Promotes and supports AmeriCorps, volunteerism and civic engagement to strengthen Oregon communities.

Rural Development Initiatives

Programs include leadership development, economic development, networking, and organizational development for rural nonprofits.
(541) 684-9077

WVDO, Inc.

The mission of WVDO, Inc. is to serve people raising funds for nonprofit organizations by linking them with others in the development community and providing affordable opportunities for their professional growth and education.


Here are some of the free articles available at Grassroots Fundraising's website: