Funding Information Network

Visit our collection of free Candid materials, including the Foundation Directory Online Professional, a searchable database of over 90,000 U.S. grant makers.

Located on the 2nd Floor

Mahopac Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner with the Candid located in New York City. The Foundation Center’s mission is to gather, analyze, and disseminate information about grant-giving foundations, fundraising, and grant writing for nonprofit organizations and individuals seeking grants.

While at the library you may access:

Access Candid’s collection of ebooks from anywhere

Go to and click the “Sign in” button in the top right corner, then click “User ID help” under the sign in box and fill out user information. You’ll be given credentials to use with Candid’s OverDrive page.

You can access Candid’s Foundation Directory Online through the Mahopac Public Library here. Library Card Required. Patrons will be asked to create an account and given a 24-hour day pass to use FDO Essential off-site. This pass will provide access for 24 consecutive hours to FDO Essential and My FDO tools. Once the 24 hours expire you will be able to access the service again in 30 days.

Need assistance? Email the Reference Desk or call us at 845-628-2009 ext.130.


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