Listed here are useful resources for development and volunteer management staff at non-profit organizations serving DuPage County.
Giving DuPage Partner Organizations
- College of DuPage Philanthropy Center – A partnership between the Donors Forum of Chicago and College of DuPage to meet the information needs of non-profit organizations in the western suburbs.
- DuPage Association of Volunteer Administration – Promotes the professionalism of administrators and volunteers in human services, community and non-profit agencies.
- The DuPage Foundation– The DuPage Community Foundation receives contributions and bequests into a permanent endowment that continues to grow and help meet the needs of its community.
- West Suburban Philanthropic Network – Offers support to development professionals of non-profit organizations by providing networking opportunities, educational programs and the exchange of ideas and information.
DuPage-Area Foundations and Corporate Giving Programs
The College of DuPage Philanthropy Center has access to computer databases of grant makers in DuPage County.
Here are a few of the funding organizations in DuPage County:
- Community Memorial Foundation
- DuPage County Community Development Commission
- McCormick Foundation
- Topfer Family Foundation
- Arts & Business Council of Chicago – Management consulting; recruitment of board members for arts organizations
- Chicago Access Network Television – Training and technical assistance to promote your services on cable television
- Community Media Workshop – Media training, communication strategy
- Community Economic Development Law Project – Legal services for community development efforts
- CPAs for the Public Interest – Pro bono help in financial management and help recruiting board members
- Donors Forum of Chicago – Information and training on fundraising, management and board governance
- Executive Service Corps of Chicago – Performance coaching, board development, management consulting
- Metro Chicago Information Center – Data and information retrieval to support strategic planning, grant proposals, evaluations
- NaperLaunch – Free community workspace and business resources for startups, entrepreneurs, and nonprofit organizations
- Nonprofit Financial Center – Financial training and consulting, working capital financing
- npo.net – Chicago-area non-profit jobs
- IT Resource Center – Consulting and training in technology
- American Association of Fundraising Counsel
- Association for Fundraising Professionals
- Council on Foundations
- Independent Sector
- Points of Light
- The Foundation Center
- US Postal Service
- Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
- Federal Government Agencies Directory
- Financial Accounting Standards Board
- Forbes Lists
- Internal Revenue Service
- Online Obituary Search
- The State of Illinois
- SEC EDGAR Search
- Foundation Directory Online
- Planned Giving Today
- The Chronicle of Philanthropy
- The NonProfit Times