Resources for Your Non-Profit

Click the links below to access online resources for nonprofits.

Cecil County Public Library Databases

  • Demographic Research - Fast and easy access to detailed demographic information with customizable geographic searches.
  • Nonprofit Business Plan Builder - Built for aspiring nonprofit leaders and entrepreneurs, this tool enables users to produce complete business plans.

Foundation Center Information

  • Candid (Foundation Centers & GuideStar are now Candid) Nonprofits can connect with the resources they need, including research information, funding sources, and training opportunities.
  • Foundation Directory Online (FDO) is a research tool to help nonprofits find the grantmakers most likely to fund their projects. It provides information and funding history for 235,000 foundations, corporations, and federal agencies.
    The Foundation Directory online can only be accessed from Foundation Center sites. Patrons can use the public Wifi at the North East Branch Library to access FDO. For further assistance, contact our Business Librarians at

Helpful Links for Maryland Nonprofits