Explore Foundation Directory

Candid resources at CNE

CNE is a Funding Information Network partner of Candid. As a partner, CNE provides free access to the most comprehensive information available on foundation and corporate giving. It features electronic resources as well as professional staff to assist visitors.


About Foundation Directory

With Foundation Directory, you can put Candid’s extraordinary database and fundraising expertise to work for your organization, project, or client, while uncovering information on hundreds of thousands of U.S. foundations. It’s the smartest, fastest way to win more funding.


About Grants to Individuals

Candid’s Grants to Individuals tool includes profiles of 10,000 grantmakers with details on funders that provide scholarships, fellowships, grants, and a wide range of financial support to individuals such as students.


How to access Candid tools at CNE

Foundation Directory Professional and Grants to Individuals are available for in-person access at our locations in Charlottesville and Warrenton. Please note, the CNE office will reopen to Foundation Directory users in-person on May 2, 2022. At that time, we are no longer able to provide virtual access.


Request a Reservation to use FDO at CNE:

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