Powerful Giving, Now and Forever

Resources for Giving


The Chronicle of Philanthropy

A newspaper and website for charity leaders, fundraisers, grantmakers, and other people involved in philanthropy.
www.philanthropy.com

Connecticut Council for Philanthropy
Resource for networking, news and information on grantmaking and philanthropy in Connecticut.
www.ctphilanthropy.org

Council on Foundations

A membership association of more than 2,100 grantmaking foundations and corporations.
www.cof.org

The Foundation Center
The Foundation Center’s mission is to support and improve institutional philanthropy by promoting public understanding of the field and helping grantseekers succeed.
www.foundationcenter.org

Guidestar
Guidestar is the national database and leading source of information on nonprofit organizations. The site contains programmatic and financial information for more than 850,000 American charitable nonprofit organizations.
www.guidestar.org

Leave a Legacy Connecticut
LEAVE A LEGACY Connecticut is a statewide public awareness effort to promote charitable giving through wills and estate plans.
www.leavealegacyct.org/index.asp

National Center for Family Philanthopy
An organization that seeks to promote philanthropic values, vision and excellence across generations of donors and donor families.
www.ncfp.org

Planned Giving Group of Connecticut

The Planned Giving Group of Connecticut provides ethically-focused gift planning education, training and advocacy to development professionals, volunteers and donor advisors.
www.pggct.org

Women's Philanthropy Institute
A program of the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University that seeks to help women understand their full potential and capabilities as financial donors. 
www.philanthropy.iupui.edu/PhilanthropicServices/WPI/

 

*These sites are provided for informational purposes. This does not constitute a recommendation by the Connecticut Community Foundation.