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Business and Investment Resources

Business & Investment Programs
Mon, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Elder law attorney Elizabeth Perla will touch on the major legal areas affecting seniors. Bring your questions and get informed!  
Registration opens Friday, December 8 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Les Szarka of Szarka Financial will present on the topic of "Managing Financial and Tax Issues when Caring for Elderly Loved Ones."
Registration opens Friday, December 22 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Brandon Smith Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security Administration will present on and answer questions regarding Social Security.
Registration opens Friday, December 29 2023 at 9:00am

The Wall Street Journal is available from WPPL on the Download & Stream page

Now available with your Westlake Porter Public Library card—The Wall Street Journal Online. Enjoy award-winning business journalism and unrivaled coverage of global markets, politics, world news, tech, arts and life, accessible anywhere.

Business & Investing Titles

Check out the best of the Business and Investing books at WPPL. You can also subscribe to receive this list (and others) in your inbox every month.

Resources for Nonprofits and Grantseekers

You can access Candid's databases for free using the computers in the library. One-on-one tutorial sessions are available; please contact Adult Services to schedule an appointment.

Foundation Center Online by Candid

Foundation Directory Online Professional is the most comprehensive prospect research tool for fundraisers, with over 224,000+ grantmaker profiles, 900,000+ recipient profiles, and data on 17+ million grants.

Foundation Grants to Individuals offers information on almost 10,000 funders that provide scholarships, grants, and other types of funding to students, artists, and researchers.

GuideStar is the world's largest source of information about U.S. nonprofit organizations, collecting and distributing data to encourage organizational transparency and charitable giving.