Is Starting a Nonprofit Right For You?
Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated--is it worth it? This class can help you decide.
In this session you’ll learn the legal and logistical elements necessary to start a successful nonprofit. You’ll also learn about possible alternatives to starting your own nonprofit that you may not have considered. Finally, you’ll be introduced to a tool that will help you assess your own readiness to move forward.
Use the following bookmarks to jump to sections of the training:
5:46 What is a nonprofit?
7:59 Steps to getting your 501(c)(3)
10:46 Developing a plan
11:42 The Plan: Mission, Vision and Values
16:37 The Plan: The Environmental Scan
20:17 The Plan: Your Team
25:36 The Plan: The Need
27:47 The Plan: Programs and Services
32:27 The Plan: Finances and Fundraising
37:04 The Plan: Marketing & Outreach
39:20 Other Considerations
41:23 Alternatives to Starting a Nonprofit
42:13 Fiscal Sponsorship
46:31 Which should you do?
Access the course's handout here: http://bit.ly/ISNRY_Handout
Start your assessment with the Nonprofit Startup Assessment Tool: https://grantspace.org/resourc....es/nonprofit-startup