Candid at Co.actCandid Funding Information Network Partnership
Co.act Detroit is a Candid Funding Network Information Partner
As a member of Candid’s nationwide network of nonprofit serving agencies, Co.act Detroit provides our community with free public access to Candid’s applications and resources.
All are welcome to use the tools at our location during our Drop-in Work Days. If you have questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Find Grants on Candid’s Foundation Directory
Candid’s Foundation Directory helps you find grants, decide if funders are a good match, and build your network. Since 90% of U.S. foundations do not have websites, the insights you need to find funders will not be discovered via standard search engines. You need up-to-date, in-depth information to reach the funders who want to support your mission.
Use the Foundation Directory when you sign up for Drop-In Work Day at Co.act Detroit! Drop-in Work Day dates are:
Fundraising UnpackedCo.act x Candid Training Series
Nonprofits thrive when we have strong, diverse sources of funding. Are you looking to grow your fundraising efforts to succeed at cultivating donors and attracting funders for your organization? Join Co.act Detroit and Candid for Fundraising Unpacked, a virtual and interactive training series covering a range of fund development topics. Watch the recordings below!
Intro to Corporate Giving (with Candid)
Unlock your corporate giving potential. Learn about the different types of corporate philanthropy as well as successful corporate grantseeking strategies, including how to find potential partners.
Intro to Fundraising Planning
Put your organization on the road to fundraising success. In this training, our team will walk you through the steps for developing a fundraising plan including how to make your case for support.
Intro to Individual Giving
Individual giving is the biggest source of private giving to U.S. nonprofits and charities. Join our training to find out how to start or improve your individual giving program.
Intro to Finding Grants
Learn the 10 most important things about grant seeking, including who funds nonprofits and how to find them. Our training will also cover how to make the first approach with potential funders.
Intro to Project Budgets
Draft your next project budget with confidence. Our training will give you step-by-step instructions for generating a standard project budget for a foundation proposal.
Intro to Proposal Writing
Get the tips you need to win funding through foundation proposals. Our training will teach you how to write a proposal and when to follow up with funders.
Go for the Gold
Enhance your organization’s visibility to millions of potential donors and funders. Candid.org profiles allow nonprofits to grow their online presence and share their story, including through partner sites such as AmazonSmile, Facebook, and Network for Good. Discover the benefits of earning Seals of Transparency.