Fundraising Ideas

There are many opportunities to raise funds to bring Playworks to your community. Here are some helpful ideas to get you started.


Grants Databases

Need help finding the right grant for your school or organization? Search in these private and federal grants databases.

Private Resources

The Foundation Center: Explore the most comprehensive database on U.S. grants and gain training on grant-seeking and fundraising

The Grantsmanship Center:  Find top grantmaking foundations, community foundations, and corporate giving programs by state

Fundsnet Services: Research grants, fundraising programs, and foundations

Federal Resources Find and apply to all federal government grants

US Department of Education: Get funding forecasts for Department of Education’s funding opportunities Check out federal resources to help youth-serving organizations plan, implement, and participate in effective program