Nonprofit Resource Center at May Memorial Library

More information on Non-Profit Resources available here
Our Mission

The Nonprofit Resource Center at May Memorial Library is a special collection of how-to books, directories, and computer resources designed to assist local nonprofits to find additional sources of financial support and strengthen their operations.

Books & Directories

The nonprofit collection includes items about grantwriting, proposal development, fundraising, financial management, marketing, and leadership strategies.  Aside from a small number of noncirculating directories, most material in the Nonprofit Resource Center may be checked out for 3 weeks using an Alamance County Public Libraries card.

Magazines & Journals

Chronicle of Philanthropy
Common Ground
Nonprofit Quarterly
Nonprofit World

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Online Subscriptions

Foundation Directory Online

NC Center for Nonprofits

Recommended Websites
Forms and instructions for incorporating your nonprofit in North Carolina 
The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro supports and promotes the NC Triad.  It includes a link to The Alamance Foundation that encourages charitable activities in Alamance Co.
Membership organization created to provide networking opportunities and news for the NC philanthropic community
Network of 1500 nonprofits in NC with advice for nonprofits and a yellow pages directory
Recent news of NC nonprofits & more
Information on running nonprofits geared to educating board members
Federal tax information for nonprofits
Annual reports on national charitable organizations from the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance.  This site is similar to
Network of state & regional nonprofits with helpful information for small and midsize nonprofits
website of the Association of Fundraising Professionals including a directory of professional consultants