Nonprofit & Philanthropy

Legal Forms Library

Access thousands of downloadable legal forms from both Missouri and Kansas, including state, federal, business, real estate and personal forms.

Click on the link "Other State Subscriptions" at the top of the page to get forms from the state you need.

Also use an attorney directory, arranged by state and practice area. A new feature is their Law Digest—containing summaries of all 50 state statutory laws, arranged in easy-to-use alphabetical topics and subheadings.

Note: This resource used to be called Thomson Gale Legal Forms.

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Foundation Directory Online

Find grant money for your organization or research project. Search for foundations and other granting agencies in your field.

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Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

This database is geared toward individuals and small organizations seeking grant money. You can read about specific grants, and learn how to increase your chances of success.

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Foundation Maps

Foundation Maps is Foundation Center’s premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world.

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The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance, available online and in print, is a compendium of Federal assistance programs, projects and services offering both financial and non-financial assistance to the American public. Its main area of focus are education, health, safety, and welfare.

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Searchable database that contains citations to materials collected by the Foundation Center's five libraries as well as selected literature from other sources.

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CommunityKC is a map of "good things" happening in Kansas City. The site provides information on small-scale, grassroots neighborhood projects such as community gardens, cleanup days and home repair programs. Use this online mapping tool to find employment assistance and workforce training, social services, home repair, education, healthy living services, and much more.

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GrantSpace℠ is Foundation Center's learning community for the social sector.

GrantSpace provides easy-to-use, self-service tools and resources to help nonprofits worldwide become more viable grant applicants and build strong, sustainable organizations. Find classes and events, search the Knowledge Base, access forms and other tools, connect with experts, and more.

A service of Foundation Center.

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This center is a service and outreach unit of the University of Missouri-Kansas City providing community-oriented education, applied research, problem solving and service.

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This site provides information and services from the U.S. government for nonprofits, including Grants, Loans, and Other Assistance; Management and Operations; and Tax Information.

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