LGBT Philanthropy


 40 Years of LGBT Philanthrophy by Anthony Bowen, LGBT Issues


LGBTQ Grantmaking Report by US Foundations


Toronto Star Article: Childless, Giving and Gay


Community One shows that charity begins at home


Bequests ensure LGBT community’s future in San Francisco Philanthropists ensure gay community’s future


Funders for LGBTQ Issues (NYC)


Fundraising Resources


Fundraising-Doing-it-Better by Mo Davies
A presentation from Mo Davies (Mo Davies & Associates) that offers basic fundraising concepts.


Mo-Davies-Draft-Agency-Fundraising-Capacity-Inventory by Mo Davies
A form to assess your organizational readiness for fundraising (Mo Davies & Associates)


Assessing-Your-fundraising-Letters
A useful form to determine effectiveness of your fundraising letters


 Face-to-face fundraising by Tony Elischer, THINK Consulting Services
A short document that addresses the fears of asking for money face-to-face.


 Fundraisers – Canaries in the Coalmine?  by Cathy Mann
An article about the role of fundraisers in nonprofit organizations.


Funding Research Links


Big Online
Funder database


Charity Village
Lists of Canadian foundations and corporate funders


Community Foundations of Canada


Fundsnet Services
Lists of foundations and grants


Imagine Canada
Foundation and corporate databases


iWave
Prospect Research Online


Philanthropic Foundations of Canada


Sponsorship Report
Information on Canada’s sponsorship community


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