Foundation Directory Online

Access and Training for Nonprofits Searching for Grant Opportunities


About FDO

The Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties is a Funding Information Network partner of Candid offering you access to Foundation Directory Online (FDO). As a partner, the Community Foundation provides free access to comprehensive information available on foundation and corporate giving. We are offering electronic access as well as professional support to nonprofit organizations.  All first-time users should sign up for a 30-minute training session.

Foundation Directory Online is database of information on a variety of funders as well as an inside look at grants they have made and the types of nonprofits they support. FDO contains information on private foundations, corporate funders, U.S. Federal funders, public charities, as well as international foundations.


How to Access FDO Training and Database

Have a new project that you are trying to fund? Want to expand your reach to funders? Fill out this interest form and the Community Foundation’s Nonprofit Support Specialist Sapna Hencinski will reach out to you to set up a 30-minute training on utilizing FDO Essential.

Have you already completed our training and would like renewed access to FDO Essential? Email Sapna Hencinski.


FDO Sponsor

FDO access and training is made possible through the generosity of Sandy Spring Bank.