Web Resources

Nonprofit Resources

Pennsylvania Department of State for Charities
The Solicitation of Funds for Charitable Purposes Requests
IRS Charities and Non Profits
Guidestar
Charity Navigator
Internet Non Profit Center
Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO)
National Council of Non-Profits
Foundation Center
Non Profit Times
The Chronicle Of Philanthropy
Grants.gov
USA.gov
GrantsNet
ScanGrants
Foundation Finder
Philanthropy News Digest
PHEAA State Grant Program

Firescience Guide to Public Service and Volunteer Opportunities

Other Web Resources

Below is a collection of Web sites, containing publicly available information, compiled for the use of the advancement community.  Although, we make every effort to ensure that the included sites are useful and up-to-date, we are not responsible for the content of each link.

Securities/IPOs/SEC/Stock Quotes
EDGAR Search - http://www.sec.gov/edaux/searches.htm
Download SEC documents, for free

Insider Trading - - CBS Marketwatch - http://insiders.marketwatch.com/insiders/default.asp?source=htx/http2_mw&sea
Insider trading database searchable by stock ticker or trader's name.

Yahoo! Finance - http://finance.yahoo.com/
Register with Yahoo!, and this site allows you to keep an online "portfolio" that tracks trading prices for companies of interest, downloadable to spreadsheet format. Offers news, insider trading, historical quotes and charts, all in one nice, free package.

Big Charts - http://www.bigcharts.com/
Touts itself as the "world's most comprehensive and easy-to-use online charting and investment research Web sites providing access to interactive charts, quotes, reports and indicators on over 50,000 stocks, mutual funds and market indexes." I like it because it is one of the few sites that provides historical stock quotes for the entire decade.

INVESTORWORDS - http://www.investorwords.com/
Provides short definitions of investing terms. Here is a sample definition for Bond Rating: "A measure of the quality and safety of a bond, based on the issuer's financial condition. More specifically, an evaluation from a rating service indicating the likelihood that a debt issuer will be able to meet scheduled interest and principal repayments. Typically, AAA is highest (best), and D is lowest (worst).

REFERENCES (BUSINESS)
CEO Express - http://ceoexpress.com/
Includes an incredibly comprehensive series of links on such topics as Daily News and Information, Business Research, and All Things Internet.

NewsLink - http://www.newslink.org/
More links to newspaper and magazine home pages, an on-line news services. Some require subscription and/or are fee-based.

REAL ESTATE
Pulawski’s Tax Assessor Database - http://www.pulawski.com/
Listings of phone numbers and multipliers for counties and other communities so you can find the market value of properties. Also has links to other counties' searchable web sites.

NetR Online http://www.netronline.com/public_records.htm
Contact information for state assessor offices and data portal for state assessor records and other public records. Some info is free and other info available for a price. Really nice user interface!