Foundation Center

The Cedar Rapids Public Library participates as a Cooperating Collection with the Foundation Center of New York.

As a member of this nationwide network of libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit agencies, the Cedar Rapids Public Library provides visitors with free public access to grantmaker directories, books on fundraising and nonprofit management.

These databases are available only within the Cedar Rapids Public Libraries.

The Foundation Center’s Online database is at: This fully searchable database includes detailed profiles of all active U.S. foundations, as well as an extensive file of recent grants awarded by the nation’s top funders.

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is also available at