Resources for Grant-Seekers Several websites and organizations serve as clearinghouses for information on grants and other financial assistance to support historic preservation. Candid (formerly The Foundation Center and Guidestar) Candid connects people to resources with data on organizations, foundations and grants around the world. The Rhode Island Foundation The Rhode Island Foundation works to build a better Rhode Island as a philanthropic resource for people, communities, organizations, and programs. RIF manages and makes grants through hundreds of funds and provides advice to grantmakers and applicants alike. Search their Grant Opportunities and Scholarships/Fellowships. And check out their programs in Capacity Building for Nonprofits.