Nonprofit Links and Resources

Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP)
AHP is the only association dedicated exclusively to advancing and promoting the health care development profession. Resource development professionals turn to AHP for the very latest in fundraising education and information.

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
AFP represents more than 27,000 members in 180 chapters throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and China working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs.

Association of Donor Relations Professionals (ADRP)
ADRP is the international association of professionals who advance their non-profit institutions by building and sustaining the donor relationships that lead to fund-raising success.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media
Beth Kanter is a trainer, blogger, and consultant to nonprofits and individuals on the effective use of social media. She talks about using blogs, tagging, wikis, photo sharing, video blogging, screencasting, social networking sites and virtual worlds etc. to gain support for your nonprofit.

Canadian FundRaiser™
Since 1991, the Canadian FundRaiser™ newsletter has been updating nonprofit managers twice-monthly on news, trends, tips and analysis of developments in the fields of fundraising and nonprofit management.

CharityChannel is a resource that connects you to your nonprofit colleagues across town, across the country, and around the world.

CharityVillage is the leading online source of information, news, jobs, services and resources for the Canadian nonprofit community.

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
Non-profit consulting, research, and training organization providing nonprofits with management tools, strategies, and resources to lead change in their communities.

Chronicle of Philanthropy
The Chronicle of Philanthropy is the number one news source, in print and online, for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and other people involved in the philanthropic enterprise.

Donor Power Blog
The Donor Power Blog is an excellent blog about sharing the power of your non-profit with your donors. Updated frequently, posts are available via e-mail and are well worth subscribing to.

The Foundation Center
The Foundation Center is the nation's leading authority on philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust.

Getting Attention!
The Getting Attention blog is a source of ideas, tactics, and tips for nonprofit communicators focused on helping their organizations succeed through effective marketing.

The Gilbert Center
The Gilbert Center is an incubator, research institute, consulting firm, and publishing house working to support and empower the people and organizations who are changing the world for the better. 

GrantStation is an interactive website that allows grantseekers to identify potential funding sources for their programs or projects, and mentors you through the grantseeking process.

Intuit QuickBooks Non Profit Accounting Software
QB's free Small Business Resource Center (free tools, general business guides, and grant help) 
QB's free Business Tools Collection (from free invoice generators to an equity investment calculator). 

John Haydon
Blog by John Haydon discussing all aspects of social media marketing for nonprofits.

Nonprofit Tech. 2.0: A Social Media Guide for Nonprofits
Created and managed by Heather Mansfield of DIOSA Communications, Nonprofit Tech. 2.0 is an excellent resource for nonprofits interested in social media and it is constantly updated with new articles.

Nonprofit 911 Fundraising
Nonprofit 911 is a free training series on nonprofit marketing and online fundraising, supported by Network for Good and their guest speakers.

The Nonprofit Quarterly
The Nonprofit Quarterly is a unique print magazine that leaders count on to provide them with values-based management information and proven practices.

The NonProfit Times
The NonProfit Times is the leading business publication for nonprofit management.

Philanthropy Journal
The vision of the Philanthropy Journal is to help people understand, support and work in the nonprofit and philanthropic world, and help them recognize and solve social problems.

Non-Profit Fundraising Web Resources at Michigan State University
Jon Harrison has put together a great selection of nonprofit links for those who are interested in learning more about foundations, fundraising, proposal writing, philanthropy and philanthropists, corporate philanthropy, international philanthropy, government funding, nonprofit organizations, nonprofit organization administration, planned giving, prospect research and volunteerism.