At Candid Learning, you can:

  • Find classes and events

    Sign up for our classes and events: in-person or online, live or self-paced. Candid Learning's programs cover best practices in fundraising, as well as the hard and soft skills required to be an effective advocate and leader of your organization or cause.

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  • Find answers

    Listen, hear, or read advice from funders and nonprofit experts. We provide information and guidance to support confident decision making and excellence in social sector operations. Get immediate answers to your questions in our knowledge base.

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  • Get training for your organization

    Whether your desired goal is to craft something specific like an outcomes measurement approach, or whether you are looking for longer-term solutions such as designing a fundraising plan, our team has the experience to design the right learning solution.

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  • Improve your foundation

    Candid Learning for Funders and GlassPockets are now a part of Candid Learning. Candid Learning for Funders combines the practical wisdom of funders worldwide with the expertise of Candid to improve the practice of philanthropy. GlassPockets champions philanthropic transparency in an online world, with resources, examples, and action steps foundations need to understand the value of transparency.

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  • Find us

    Candid shows you the most direct path to like-minded foundations that support your mission. It's easy to find Candid near you. On-site, you can locate new funding sources and talk with trained, knowledgeable staff.

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Connect with our staff

Connect with staff directly to get answers to specific questions.

  • Online

    Candid support is backed by real staff ready to answer your questions related to nonprofits and fundraising, or specific tools and services we offer.

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  • Outreach staff

    Candid staff are embedded in regions across the country and can be reached directly to help navigate you to the right resources, programs, or tools you need.

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Candid Learning is a service of Candid

Candid is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training, it connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed. Candid maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants - a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level. Visit