Grants Research and Training Center
The Grants Research and Training Center (GRTC) is a partnership between the Office of Public Private Partnerships and the Fairfax County Public Library. The Center is a cooperating collection of the Foundation Center and provides access to databases that help nonprofit grant seekers identify grant opportunities. The GRTC also offers workshops and resources on how to use Foundation Center tools and apply for grants.
Grants Research & Training Center
Fairfax County Public Library
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 329
Fairfax, Virginia 22035-0012
For reasonable ADA accommodations, call 703-324-8343.
Hours of Operation
Monday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*
Friday – closed
*GRTC is open the THIRD Thursday of every month until 7 p.m. by appointment only. Please schedule an appointment ahead if you need to visit the GRTC during this period. Call 703-324-8343 if you need more information or to schedule an appointment.
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