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How to Start a Nonprofit Organization with No Money

How to Start a Nonprofit Organization with No Money

You've decided to save the world but are stymied because you have no funds. Don't worry. You don't have...

Kristine Ensor

How to Raise Money for Charity: 6 Proven Ways (Tips Included)

How to Raise Money for Charity: 6 Proven Ways (Tips Included)

Fundraising may not be the purpose of nonprofit organizations, but it does take a majority of their time...

Kristine Ensor

A Complete List of Types of Nonprofits : Which One Should You Start?

A Complete List of Types of Nonprofits : Which One Should You Start?

Ask one hundred people what a nonprofit is, and you will get one hundred different answers. This confusion...

Kristine Ensor

What is a 501c8 Nonprofit, and How Do You Start One?

What is a 501c8 Nonprofit, and How Do You Start One?

501c8 organizations may not be the first thing you think of when imagining a nonprofit. Still, these fraternal...

Kristine Ensor

How to Start an Animal Rescue Nonprofit | The Ultimate Guide

How to Start an Animal Rescue Nonprofit | The Ultimate Guide

Some of the most beautiful nonprofits are those creating a space for compassion and support towards living beings...

Wagisha Jha

What is a 501(c)(13) Nonprofit Cemetery Organization | A Complete Guide

What is a 501(c)(13) Nonprofit Cemetery Organization | A Complete Guide

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has created a definition and process for nonprofits of all types. 501(c)(13) nonprofit...

Kristine Ensor

5 Best States to Incorporate a Nonprofit Organization

5 Best States to Incorporate a Nonprofit Organization

Nonprofits may be created to support individuals and families, save animals and the planet, or just offer a...

Kristine Ensor

How to Start a PTA/PTO in Your School | A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Start a PTA/PTO in Your School | A Step-by-Step Guide

PTA or PTO stands for Parent-Teacher Association or Parent Teacher Organization. These groups form to incorporate parents into...

Kristine Ensor

What is a 509(a)(2) Public Charity and How is It Different from the Rest?

What is a 509(a)(2) Public Charity and How is It Different from the Rest?

There are 27 different types of 501c nonprofit organizations defined by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that are...

Kristine Ensor

How to Start a Church: The Ultimate Nonprofit Guide

How to Start a Church: The Ultimate Nonprofit Guide

So you’ve been called to start a church. You feel compelled to reach out to the community in...

Lindsey Baker

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