Foundation Center Funding Information Network Partner

Trying to search for grants from home?

You can access Candid’s ( Foundation Directory Online through Houston Public Library temporarily. HPL staff can also assist you with funding searches directly. For help, contact: 832-393-1313 or Email Reference.

This collection enables grant seekers, grant makers, researchers, policy makers, the media and the general public to identify the kind of philanthropy foundations invest in, the application process, and how to write successful proposals.

In addition to the Foundation Directory Online and the Foundation Grants to Individuals Online available exclusively at the Central Library, check our online catalog for additional print sources such as the following:

  • Foundation 1000
  • Foundation Directory
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals
  • Foundation Yearbook
  • Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing
  • Guide to U.S. Foundations, Their Trustees, Officers, and Donors
  • National Directory of Corporate Giving

Librarians provide instruction in the use of these materials for any individual or group seeking funds or grants, at the Central Library. You may call us at 832-393-1313 to set up an appointment.