Introduction to Foundation Directory Online Essential
Join the Forefront Library Team for an informative session on how to use Foundation Directory Online Essential (FDO), a tool with information on over 220,000 grantmakers. You will learn how to search for grantmakers who have funded organizations working on causes and with communities like those you serve.
Upon completion of this presentation you should be able to:
• Explain what FDO Essential is
• Identify your needs prior to searching for potential grantmakers in FDO Essential
• Research potential grantmakers using a subject-based search in FDO Essential
• Evaluate prospects for strong or weak fit using FDO Essential
• Access resources for getting help with FDO Essential