• What we
    Look For

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

    Learn about the successes of our past grantees. Read Success Stories
  • Providing

    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

March 2016
First Nonprofit Foundation honored at the…


Alongside the most influential nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania, First Nonprofit Foundation was recently honored at the 2016 Nonprofit Innovation Awards. The Foundation was a Finalist in the 17th annual awards,…

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First Nonprofit Wishes Departing Board…


Donald E. Stellato, Managing Partner at Stellato & Schwartz, Ltd., had been there since the beginning.  Stellato was elected to the First Nonprofit Foundation Board of Directors in early December of 2013, just as the…

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February 2016
Arts Enrichment Grant Report


This past fall, the Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island continued to offer new fun and enriching Arts programs for our Club members through the generosity of our First Nonprofit Foundation Arts Enrichment Grant. In…

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National Runaway Safeline


National Runaway Safeline (NRS) provides education and solution-focused interventions, offers non-sectarian, non-judgmental support, respects confidentiality, collaborates with volunteers, and responds to at-risk youth and…

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