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Foundation Directory Online Professional.
The Foundation Center's most comprehensive database of over 100,000 grantmakers and over 2.2 million recent grants awarded by the nation's top funders. Updated Weekly
The Foundation Grants to Individuals provides detailed descriptions of more than 8,300 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grant seekers. Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is updated quarterly.
Philanthropy In/Sight® is an interactive mapping tool designed for grantmakers, policymakers, researchers, academics-virtually anyone interested in the impact of philanthropy around the world today.
It combines the Foundation Center's rich data on grantmakers and their grants with familiar Google maps to tell the story of philanthropy. Choosing from a wide range of customization options, you can quickly create maps that reveal patterns of giving and funding relationships as never before.
Plus, you can overlay grant data with your choice of over 100 demographic and thematic data sets to create compelling visual portraits showing where philanthropy has made an impact and where opportunities exist to fill critical needs.