Thursday, July 19, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 am ET
For many mission-driven individuals, starting a nonprofit can seem like a natural first step. Not so fast! Aspiring nonprofit founders should understand the legal, logistical, and strategic dimensions of forming and operating a nonprofit organization. This session will discuss these considerations in-depth. We’ll also explore possible alternatives to forming a new nonprofit.
- Learn the advantages and disadvantages of operating a nonprofit organization
- Understand the legal process for creating and operating a 501(c)(3) organization
- Discuss strategic and business planning considerations which should inform the decision to incorporate
- Discover alternatives to creating a new nonprofit, with a focus on fiscally sponsored programs and hybrid-form social enterprises
Jason Qu Staff Attorney D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center View Bio