Training & Grant Database

2020 Nonprofit Training Sessions

ALL 2020 Training sessions are on hold until further notice. Please watch this and our facebook page for current information.
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McPherson County Community Foundation’s Grants Database


Need help finding grants? Use the McPherson County Community Foundation’s subscription with Candid to research funding opportunities for nonprofit organizations. With Foundation Directory Online, you can put Foundation Center’s extraordinary database and fundraising expertise to work for your organization, project, or client, while uncovering information on all 166,000 U.S. Foundations. It’s the smartest, fastest way to win more funding. Visit McPherson County Community Foundation for access to fully searchable online database. All of these resources are hosted by the McPherson County Community Foundation as a Funding Information Network Partner of the Foundation Center,  the nation’s leading authority on philanthropy.

The McPherson County Community Foundation office is located at 1233 N. Main, McPherson. The database is available during normal business hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.

McPherson County Community Foundation offers free ‘Foundation Directory’ workshops. Foundation Directory workshops are designed to help those seeking grants learn how to use the Foundation Center online directory. The first half of the class will be a basic overview with a few searching tips and tricks. The remainder of the time will be for participants to complete their own unique searches. Check our calendar for the next available workshop. More in-depth training on any of the Center’s  resources is also available free of charge. For a list of dates and to register, click here. Or you may call 620.245.9070 to schedule an individual training time.