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Business and Investment Resources

Business & Investment Programs
Thu, May 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dover Room
Presented by Steph Ricketts and Dan McLaughlin of Navigate Risk Advisors. Join us for an informational discussion about life insurance in your 60's and the answers to your Medicare... more
Presented by Steph Ricketts and Dan McLaughlin of Navigate Risk Advisors. Join us for an informational discussion about life insurance in your 60's and the answers to your Medicare questions.

Mon, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Have you created an estate plan for your family? An estate plan is a map of how you want your personal and financial affairs to be handled in the future.
Registration opens Saturday, April 20 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Porter Room
Presented by Les Szarka, CFP®, ChFC®, Chief Executive Officer of Szarka Financial, Sponsored by AAII Cleveland Chapter
Registration opens Friday, May 10 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Dover Room
What is an SRES® and how can they help? For seniors opting to age in place, an SRES® can refer a specialist who can evaluate your home, find problem areas and suggest home... more
What is an SRES® and how can they help? For seniors opting to age in place, an SRES® can refer a specialist who can evaluate your home, find problem areas and suggest home modifications.
Registration opens Sunday, May 12 2024 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.

Sign up to learn about the latest Business and Investing titles in the collection.

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.