Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center

About Us

The Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center (NRC) is located in the Carnegie Library at Penrose Library. Funding for the NRC is provided by the Pikes Peak Library District and a grant from the El Pomar Foundation. The NRC is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center. The Funding Information Network is comprised of libraries, community foundations, NGOs, and nonprofit resource centers in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, plus a dozen other countries.

The Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center and all PPLD facilities are now operating without restrictions. Click here to learn more about how the Library has responded to COVID-19. While we are now operating at normal capacity, staff from the Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resouce Center are still available to assist you with your funding research needs remotely. Please email kedson@ppld.org for more information. The Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center no longer has capacity restrictions. The resource center is now open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Please call (719) 531-6333, x6141 or email kedson@ppld.org if you have questions.

Online Resources

The Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center offers free access to nonprofit databases, including the Foundation Directory Online and the Colorado Grants Guide. NRC staff have also compiled a list of nonprofit websites covering seeking grants, information on grant proposal writing, fundraising, nonprofit management topics, and more.

Print Resources

The EPNRC print collection includes the following titles:

  • The Foundation Directory
  • The Foundation 1000
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals
  • Guide to U.S. Foundations, Their Trustees, Officers, and Donors
  • The Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing
  • National Directory of Corporate Giving
  • National Directory of Grantmaking Public Charities
  • How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters
  • Grantseeker’s Toolkit

Visit the Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center in the Penrose Carnegie Library to browse the entire collection.

Services

  • Specially trained staff to assist local nonprofit organizations.
  • Free training sessions and workshops.

For more information regarding the Robert Hilbert Nonprofit Resource Center, please contact us or call (719) 531-6333, x6141.