Library & Links

SRI continues to build a Resource Library that we encourage people to use. Our library includes the Foundation Directories, Family Business literature, gender and ethnic information, leadership materials, and more. Please contact us if you are interested in using our Resource Library.

Popular Resources:

The Foundation Directory

The Foundation Directory provides information about the nation’s largest grantmaking foundations and corporate giving programs

Minnesota Giving – Guide to Minnesota Grantmakers

Information about grantmaking foundations in Minnesota

The Chronic of Philanthropy

The Newspaper of the Non-Profit World

And many more available~


Council on Foundations A nonprofit membership association of grantmaking Foundations and Corporations with a mission to support responsible and effective philanthropy by assisting existing and future grantmakers.

Foundation Center The nation’s leading source for information on  organized philanthropy.

GuideStar A free information service on the programs and finances of charities and nonprofits as well as news on philanthropy, and resources for donors and volunteers.

IRS Publication 78 A listing of all 501(c)3 charitable organizations in the U.S.

Minnesota Attorney General’s Office Charity Division A summary guide of  Minnesota’s laws  governing charitable organizations, professional fund-raisers and charitable trusts.

Minnesota Council on Foundations The Minnesota Council on Foundations is a regional membership association of grantmakers, including family and other private foundations, community and other public foundations, and corporate foundations and giving programs.

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits The  statewide nonprofit membership association sharing information, services and research in order to educate its members and the community.

Wise Giving Alliance Information and reviews on many charities and nonprofits.

Regional Associations of Grantmakers A membership association of the nation’s largest Regional Associations of Grantmakers.

Charities Review Council of Minnesota Reviews charities against Accountability Standards, and publishes the information in order to help donors make informed giving decisions.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy The Newspaper of the Nonprofit World.

Andersen Corporation Citizenship – Community The Andersen Corporation’s community giving guidelines.

Andersen Related Philanthropy Brochure A Legacy of Giving;  Andersen-Related Foundations.

State of the Valley – Socio-economic indicators project for the St. Croix Valley.