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How to Start a Nonprofit at the Decatur Library - DeKalb County Public Library

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm 
In-person | Decatur, GA

Learn the process of starting a nonprofit organization step-by-step.

This class will explore the characteristics of effective nonprofits and demonstrate how to transform your idea for a charitable program or service into a fully-fledged organization. We will address such questions as:

  • What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding?
  • What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so?
  • What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?


215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Training Event Calendar

Space is limited. Register online with the form below, in person, or by calling (404) 880-0094. Registrants requiring ASL signers or other disability-related services are asked to contact Foundation Center at least two weeks in advance.

Please arrive on time or your seat may be given away to others who are waiting to attend. If you need further information, please call (404) 880-0094.