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El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center

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About Us

The El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center (EPNRC) is located in the Carnegie Library at Penrose Library. Funding for the EPNRC is provided by the Pikes Peak Library District and a grant from the El Pomar Foundation. The EPNRC is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center. The Funding Information Network is comprised of libraries, community foundations, NGOs, and nonprofit resource centers in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, plus a dozen other countries.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Online Resources

The El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center offers free online access to the Foundation Directory Online and the Colorado Grants Guide. Links are also provided to many other web pages useful to nonprofits seeking grants, information on grant proposal writing, fundraising, and nonprofit management topics.

Print Resources

The EPNRC print collection includes the following titles:

  • The Foundation Directory
  • The Foundation 1000
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals
  • Guide to U.S. Foundations, Their Trustees, Officers, and Donors
  • The Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing
  • National Directory of Corporate Giving
  • National Directory of Grantmaking Public Charities
  • How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters
  • Grantseeker’s Toolkit

Visit the El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center in the Penrose Carnegie Library to see additional titles.


Specially trained staff to assist local nonprofit organizations.
Free training sessions and workshops.

For more information regarding the El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center, contact us or call Tammy Sayles at 531-6333 x2335.