Welcome to the Nonprofit Resource Center
The Nonprofit Resource Center at Tulsa City-County Library provides visitors with free public access to the tools needed to form a nonprofit organization, search funding opportunities, write grant proposals, and learn about the world of philanthropy.
The Nonprofit Resource Center is located at the Central Library. The collection includes reference materials, circulating books, periodicals, and access to databases such as Foundation Directory Online. The Nonprofit Resource Center is open and available to the public during regular library hours.
Find or Post a Nonprofit Job
- Association of Fundraising Professionals Career Center
Search national job listings or post a nonprofit job with the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
- Commongood Careers
Find and post nonprofit jobs, find career resources through Commongood's Resource Directory, and more.
Visit Idealist to search and post jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in the nonprofit sector.
- The Oklahoma Nonprofit Job Board
Visit the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofit's Job Board to search nonprofit career opportunities, or to post a nonprofit position.
- Work for Good
Work for Good is a national online job site, HR resource, and career development destination focused exclusively on the nonprofit community.
- Charity Navigator's CEO Compensation Study
Charity Navigator publishes detailed studies of nonprofit CEO salaries each year. Reports for years 2010-2016 are available on this site, with 2015 excluded.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook: Social and Community Service Managers
Find statistics on current salaries, educational requirements, projected job openings, and more from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Find a Nonprofit
Find an Individual Nonprofit or Charity
Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance
The Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance helps donors make informed giving decisions and advances high standards of conduct among organizations that solicit contributions from the public.
Charity Navigator works to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace by evaluating the financial health of America’s largest charities.
GuideStar includes profiles on every IRS-registered nonprofit organization, including the nonprofit's mission, legitimacy, impact, reputation, finances, programs, transparency, governance, and more.
JustGiving (formerly JustGive) aims to increase overall giving by connecting people to the charities and causes.
Oklahoma Secretary of State Charity Search
The Oklahoma Secretary of State's charity search page allows users to look up charity filings for the State of Oklahoma.
Create a List of Nonprofit Organizations
Use the Internal Revenue Service's Tax Exempt Organization Search database to create a list of nonprofit organizations in a specified geographic region. This database may also be used to find:
- Organizations eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions
- Organizations that have had their tax-exempt status revoked
- IRS determination letters dated on or after January 1, 2014
- Form 990 series returns
- Organizations that have filed a 990-N
- Blue Avocado
Blue Avocado is an free online magazine especially for the nonprofit sector.
- Philanthropy Journal
Weekly bulletin of news, resources, announcements and job listings.
- Philanthropy News Digest
Philanthropy News Digest (PND), a daily news service of the Foundation Center, is a compendium, in digest form, of philanthropy-related articles and features culled from print and electronic media outlets nationwide.
Available at TCCL
- Chronicle of Philanthropy
Get free print and electronic access to the Chronicle of Philanthropy through Tulsa City-County Library
- The Nonprofit Times
News and "how to" information on funding and management for any nonprofit organization. Free electronic access through Tulsa City-County Library.
Candid is a nonprofit organization that serves to inform the public about philanthropy and how nonprofit activities contribute to society. As a Funding Information Network partner of Candid, Tulsa City-County library is committed to serving Tulsa's social sector through offering access to Candid's databases, specialized training and other professional development opportunities.
While our in-person classes have been temporarily suspended in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can find on-demand training, recorded webinars, professional literature and more on Candid's GrantSpace page.