How Set Up a Non-Profit or Not-for-Profit Organization
Everything you need to know to begin a non-profit or a not-for-profit organization
Starting a nonprofit may be the most complicated way to act on your passion to serve your community. It requires much planning, time, effort, and money just to start, but the biggest challenge is to develop and maintain reliable income streams. Estimates vary, but most experts agree that less than half of nonprofit startups survive beyond five years. Of those that survive, perhaps one-third are in financial distress.
- Draft your mission statement. Developing your mission statement is a critical first step. ...
- Write a business plan. Just as with a for-profit business, a business plan can help a nonprofit describe how it intends to achieve its mission in more specific details. ...
- Develop your board.
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