California Grants Portal

The California Grants Portal (a project by the California State Library) is your one destination to find all grants and loans offered on a competitive or first-come basis by California state agencies.

California Grant Watch

we list grants available to nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt status. We also list grants available to municipalities, townships, government entities, law enforcement agencies, Tribes, schools and school districts, educational institutions and IHEs, and registered charities.


The California Association of Nonprofits (CalNonprofits) is a statewide membership organization that brings nonprofits together to advocate for the communities we serve.

Causes Count Report (2019)
(Source: CalNonprofits)

The Economic Impact of California’s Nonprofit Sector

CEN (Center for Excellence in Nonprofits)

Our mission is to improve the long-term sustainability of nonprofit leaders and their organizations by offering the highest quality programs, consultation, training, and community-building networks.

Compass Point

We connect leaders with essential skills and knowledge, cultivate powerful learning communities, and create time and space for people to explore the emotional dimensions of leadership so that we can shift ourselves, our organizations, and our world toward greater justice and equity.

Nonprofit Insurance Alliance of CA (NIAC)

Nonprofits Insurance Alliance is a group of nonprofit insurers which provides a stable source of reasonably priced liability insurance tailored to the specialized needs of the nonprofit sector and assists the development and implementation of  loss control and risk management programs.


TechSoup equips change makers with transformative technology solutions and skills they need to improve lives globally and locally. Read about all our great initiatives and how we get these resources — and more — into the hands of people working for good all over the world.

Nonprofit Connection Santa Cruz County is a 501(c)3 corporation, Federal Tax ID# 87-2130376

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Soquel, CA 95073

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