|The GuideStar web site is produced by Philanthropic Research, Inc., a 501(c)(3)
Nonprofit FAQ Center provides information for and
about nonprofits. It has one of the best frequently asked
questions sections on the web.
American Bar Association's Business Law Section has a
Nonprofit Corporation Committee reporting section.
Council of Nonprofit Associations is the state-by-state
support network for nonprofit organizations.
State associations of nonprofit organizations have
emerged in the last 15 years. They are an effective and efficient
provider of services and peer-to-peer support for the nonprofit
sector. At the state level, they speak with a strong voice
to increase public understanding of the importance of nonprofit
organizations. NCNA state associations represent all
nonprofit organizations, large and small, well-established
and starting up, in all fields of nonprofit effort: social
service, education, health, and cultural activities.
|Idealist is a project
of Action Without Borders. In
this site you will find approximately 20,000 nonprofit and
community organizations in more than 150 countries, which
you can search or browse by name,
location or mission. If your organization is not yet listed
you can add it. There are thousands of volunteer opportunities
in your community and around the world, and a list of organizations
that can help you volunteer abroad; and
the best Nonprofit
Career Center on the Web, with hundreds of job and internship
|The National Center for Charitable Statistics
(NCCS) is the national repository of data on the nonprofit
sector in the United States. Its mission is to develop and
disseminate high quality data on nonprofit organizations and
their activities for use in research on the relationships
between the nonprofit sector, government, the commercial sector,
and the broader civil society.
The Independent Sector
is a nonpartisan coalition of approximately 500 charities,
foundations and corporate giving programs committed to advancing
the common good in America and around the world.
|Grassroots.org is a free
portal community devoted to "Web Enabling" the registered
charitable organizations throughout the world, with extra
emphasis on issues facing the United States.
Institute's Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy (CNP)
explores the role and impact of nonprofit organizations and
philanthropy in democratic societies. By deepening the understanding
of the multiple roles that nonprofits play—as service providers
and as avenues of civic participation and public voice—CNP
research endeavors to address the relationships among nonprofits,
government, and the market from a variety of perspectives.
| FirstGov is
the first-ever government website to provide the public with
easy, one-stop access to all online U.S. Federal Government
resources. This cutting-edge site gives the American people
the "Information Age" government they deserve.
Federal Commons is
an Internet grants management portal serving the grantee organization
Revenue Service has a helpful page called Information for Exempt
Organizations, which many of our visitors find helpful.
|The Vermont District Office
of the Small Business Administration
(SBA) is responsible for the delivery of SBA's many
programs and services to all 14 counties in the state of Vermont.
The District Director is Kenneth Silvia. The District Office
is located at 87 State Street in Montpelier. Office hours
are from 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.
Community Foundation was established in 1986 to address
the needs of Vermont now and in the future by building charitable
capital and by providing services, resources, leadership,
and encouragement to donors and to the nonprofit sector.
|The Vermont Small Business Development
Center (SBDC), is a nonprofit partnership of government,
education State Colleges and business.
Its goal is to spur Vermont's economy by helping its small
businesses succeed and grow.
|The Vermont Department of Libraries
has good resources on fund raising,
nonprofit organizations, and numerous other subjects.
You can search their database by author, title, keyword, or
subject. The Vermont Department of Libraries, 109 State Street,
Montpelier, VT 05609-0601
|The Vermont Department of Taxes
has all of the tax forms and answers to tax related
questions, including S-3 forms for proof of tax exemption.
Vermont Department of Taxes, 109 State Street, Montpelier,
VT 05609-1401; Phone: (802) 828-2505
|The Attorney General's Office Charity
Information page is a resource for nonprofits who intend to
hire a paid fundraiser or for citizens who want to learn about
the fundraising practices of a nonprofit.
|The Vermont Department
of Economic Development has information on financing,
exporting, government contracts, regulations & permits,
and workforce training.