Nonprofit Toolkit Pathfinder
Kirkwood Public Library values local nonprofits and the communities they serve. Nonprofits continue to enjoy a 90% discount when reserving our meeting room. The links collected on this page point Nonprofits to helpful local agencies that provide advice, counseling, and resources.
We have also introduced the Nonprofit Library Card to provide additional benefits to local nonprofits. These include 50% off all types of printing in the library and access to checking out special equipment. Come in any time with proof of your nonprofit status and proof of authorization to receive your card!
Hoopla Digital has a selection of digital nonfiction nonprofit assistance books available for checkout.
Print books from Kirkwood Public Library cover a variety of topics to help Nonprofits, such as fundraising, administration, establishing a digital presence, and crowdfunding.
Foundation Center – Available grants, grantmakers, and advising articles (temporarily available from home!)
Learning Express Library – Online classes with a breadth of technology courses
Universal Class – Technology and small business training assistance with the ability to receive Continuing Education credits
Articles and Blogs
Blue Avocado – Online publication of helpful articles
The Chronicle of Philanthropy – Online publication of helpful articles
Idealware – Online publication of helpful articles focusing on digital needs
Nonprofit Quarterly – A periodical which provides up-to-date information for nonprofits
Stanford Social Innovation Review – Online publication of helpful articles
Stl Nonprofit News – Local news and training source for nonprofits
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri – Local organization that provides free legal consultation and representation to nonprofits in Eastern Missouri
Network for Strong Communities – Local organization that provides organizational and managerial consultancy to nonprofits
Social Impact Architects – Nonprofit assistance organization and free advice blog
United Way of Greater St. Louis – Local organization that provides organizational advice, managerial consultancy, and networking opportunities to nonprofits
Vario – Local organization that provides organizational and managerial consultancy to nonprofits
Good360 – Distributes a large variety of goods to nonprofits and social causes
Green Standards – Provides used office furniture to nonprofit organizations in need
First Book – Provides free children’s books for nonprofits serving children in need
TechSoup – Sells equipment and digital tools to nonprofit organizations at a discounted rate