Resources & Training

One goal of the Wet Mountain Valley Community Foundation is to provide information and resources to aid nonprofits in fundraising and financing their operations. Resources are currently being identified and obtained, and we need feedback from the nonprofit organizations on what support will be most useful. Visit these organizations’ links for more information including new Colorado online and in-person training events for nonprofits:

Community Resource Center

Community Resource Center (CRC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides professional development opportunities, resources, and customized training to nonprofits and community-based organizations in Colorado. CRC empowers nonprofits to fulfill their missions by building capacity, strengthening skills, and providing strategies for success.

Colorado Grants Guide

The Colorado Grants Guide® is Colorado’s leading online tool for grant funding research. This comprehensive resource guide contains over 780+ profiles of local foundations and trusts, corporations, national funders, and government agencies that support Colorado nonprofit organizations. It is produced annually by CRC America.

    • You can also access the Colorado Grants Guide on-line. Subscription is required and based on annual budget (i.e. 12 mo. is $249 for an annual budget of $0-$99,999).  https://guide.crcamerica.org/
    • Don’t forget to check out CRC’s other resources – Colorado Common Grant forms for grant seekers and nonprofit startup and legal resources.
      https://crcamerica.org/resources/

Colorado Gives.org

ColoradoGives.org is a year-round, online giving website featuring nearly 1,500 Colorado nonprofit organizations. Made possible by Community First Foundation since 2007, ColoradoGives.org encourages charitable giving by providing comprehensive, objective and up-to-date information about Colorado nonprofits and an easy way to support them online.

Colorado Nonprofit Association

Colorado Nonprofit Association, established in 1986, exists to strengthen nonprofits because they are crucial to a better quality of life in Colorado. It works to educate and inform Colorado nonprofits about new ideas, best practices, and pressing public policies because with that knowledge they can achieve greater impact on Colorado communities.

Candid

The Foundation Center and GuideStar joined forces to get you the information you need. Candid connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to do it. Candid’s data tools on nonprofits, foundations, and grants are the most comprehensive in the world.
Services include: online foundation directory, foundation maps, guidestar charity check, nonprofit compensation reports, nonprofit profiles, nonprofit training.

Techsoup

Explore Techsoup’s nonprofit technical marketplace. Membership for 501(c)(3) nonprofits is free. Sign up to get significant discounts on leading brands for software, computers, network gear and more. Check out discounted services like Microsoft Office 365 and website services as well as access to community forums and libraries.