Trying to search for grants from home? You can access Candid’s Foundation Directory Online through Fairfax County Public Library with this link.
10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Closed Sundays and Holidays
Reston Regional Library
11925 Bowman Towne Dr., Reston
703-689-2700, TTY: 711
Sherwood Regional Library
2501 Sherwood Hall Ln., Alexandria
703-765-3645, TTY: 711
Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library
7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church
703-790-8088, TTY: 711
There are several ways to locate grant opportunities.
To apply you must write a grant proposal. Each grant has unique requirements that must be included in the proposal. GrantSpace by Candid is a free online resource that helps nonprofits become more viable grant applicants. Their site offers a Knowledge Base that answers commonly asked questions and provides sample grants and documents.
Visit GrantSpace.org for a calendar of online and in-person training opportunities.
Visit the Grants Research and Training Center located at the following Fairfax County Public Library branches:
for self-serve, free access to the Candid electronic databases of grantmakers: Foundation Directory Online Professional; Foundation Grants to Individuals Online; and Foundation Maps. Find other locations that provide this resource.
12000 Government Center Pkwy
Fairfax, VA 22035