• What we
    Look For

    Partnering with nonprofits
    that enhance quality of life.
    Who We Help
  • Grants That
    Make a Difference

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  • Providing
    Educational
    Resources

    Helping nonprofits become
    more effective and efficient.
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Our Mission

First Nonprofit Foundation strongly believes in the resilience and provision of quality of life in the United States provided by nonprofit staff and volunteers. Read Our Mission

About First Nonprofit Foundation

First Nonprofit Foundation is a Pennsylvania-based private grant-making organization that focuses on bolstering the nonprofit sector in the United States. We do this by awarding grants to projects that adhere to our mission of improving the quality of life in the United States through the staff and volunteers of nonprofits. We believe in the resiliency of the nonprofit sector and additionally assist these organizations by providing resources and education.

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First Nonprofit Foundation

November 2014
Giving Tuesday
Invite Your Fans to Join in on #GivingTuesday

11/19/2014

The season of giving is upon us, but as usual, it is quickly shaping up into the season of shopping, with Black Friday and Cyber Monday taking up the big post-Thanksgiving time slots. Thanks to #GivingTuesday, holiday…

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First Nonprofit Surpasses $1.25 Million…

10/31/2014

$1.25 Million Awarded to Grant Applicants First Nonprofit Foundation recently reached a major milestone in our history with grant awards surpassing $1.25 million. We’re excited to see FNF funds driving so many worthwhile…

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April 2014
VisionServe Alliance logo
VisionServe Alliance: Internship Program

4/25/2014

VisionServe Alliance is a consortium of Executive Directors and CEOs of 501(c)(3) nonprofits throughout the country that provide services to people with vision loss.  VisionServe Alliance brings together the full diversity…

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UCAN: Going Paperless Project

4/25/2014

UCAN, a Chicago-based nonprofit with 515 employees, strives to build strong youth and families through compassionate healing, education and empowerment. It achieves this mission through a comprehensive assortment of programs,…

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