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Did you know that we have a multi-functional training facility available for rent? It is ideal for groups looking for space in which to host meetings, conferences, seminars, events, or computer-based training programs. The facility includes a meeting room/classroom, a computer lab, and a large registration and reception area.

New hours as of April 6

Foundation Center in Washington, DC will be closed to the general public on Monday, but open by appointment for group tours and orientations, special events, and individual guided assistance using Foundation Center resources. To schedule an appointment, please call 202-331-1400. We will be open Tuesday-Friday from 11:00 am-5:00 pm.


50 Years of Empowering the DC Nonprofit Community

Please visit the special area on our web site we launched to commemorate our 50th anniversary. On it you will find an interactive timeline with a look back at the milestones that have shaped our history, including historic and current photos. You can also listen to the recordings of all the special events held last year.

From Philanthropy Front and Center-Washington, DC
A blog that spotlights grantmakers, their grants, and the work of the Foundation Center in the Washington, DC area and beyond.

WIFI Now Available Bring your Wi-Fi enabled laptop to our library/learning center to connect to the Foundation Directory Online Professional and Foundation Grants to Individuals Online searchable databases for free.

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Feel free to use our online Ask-Us service or visit us during our library hours to ask questions at the reference desk (no appointment is necessary).

Catalog of Nonprofit Literature

Looking for books and related research on the nonprofit sector and philanthropy? Then search the Catalog of Nonprofit Literature. This database describes the unique contents of the Foundation Center's five libraries and contains more than 30,000 references with helpful summaries, as well as links to full-text documents, when available.

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