Texas Nonprofits is a source for funding opportunities, volunteer match-ups, job listings, calendars of events and tons of resource material. Their database houses information on more than 70,000 official Texas nonprofits and more than 5,000 Texas foundations.

Council on Foundations is a nonprofit association of grantmakers and corporations working to encourage responsible philanthropy. This site includes links to COF Members, Foundation News and Commentary magazine, press releases, and a primer on foundation giving.

Foundation Center is a clearinghouse of information on all forms of giving. Available at this site are many publications and resources available at Foundation Center libraries. It also includes a searchable bibliographical database of the Center’s holdings, and links to private foundations, corporate grantmakers, grantmaking public charities and community foundations.

Chronicle of Philanthropy offers this electronic version which is updated every other week on Monday morning, and contains a summary of the print version’s contents, job announcements, and other information pertinent to the nonprofit sector.

Philanthropy News Network provides abstracts of articles relating to philanthropy that have appeared in print and electronic media nationwide.

Philanthropy News Digest (formerly the Philanthropy Journal) includes the Philanthropy Journal Online, Philanthropy Journal Alert, Nonprofit jobs and Nonprofit books.

Nonprofit Information

Guidestar provides information about charities, featuring a new nonprofit each week. The site includes IRS 990 reports for foundations and nonprofit organizations.

Internet Nonprofit Center Home to Donors and Volunteers. Besides general information on nonprofit organizations, this site provides a searchable database of IRS information for 1 million nonprofit groups. – BBB Wise Giving Alliance offers guidance to donors on making informed giving decisions through charity evaluations using Better Business Bureaus’ standards, and various “tips” publications.


Leader to Leader Institute (formerly Drucker Foundation)

Independent Sector

Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Resource Center of Texas

FirstGov for Nonprofits

The Nonprofit Times

Texas C-Bar

Texas Commission on the Arts

Texas Nonprofit Management Assistance Network

The Urban Institute