Training details

calendar_today Wednesday, December 8, 2021

access_time 10:00 am - 11:00 am PT

place San Francisco Public Library
Online training
San Francisco, CA 94108

attach_money Free

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About

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.

Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Outline the steps required to start a nonprofit
  • Assess the alternatives to starting a nonprofit
  • Complete the nonprofit startup assessment tool to determine where you are in the startup process and identify the next steps you should take
  • Access additional resources to help you in your journey

A Special Welcome to:

Dreamers: those thinking about starting or in the process of starting a nonprofit

Additional information

As a member of Candid’s Funding Information Network, San Francisco Public Library is pleased to offer monthly virtual trainings in various aspects of fundraising. Sign up for one or all!

June 9                Introduction to Finding Grants

Jul 14                 Updating Your GuideStar Profile

Aug 11                Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Sep 8                  Introduction to Proposal Writing

Oct 13                 Introduction to Project Budgets

Nov 10               Introduction to Corporate Giving

Dec 8                  Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • Nonprofit startups

Bonus materials

​Use the following video bookmarks and links to the handouts:

Featuring

Lori Guidry Network Engagement Manager - West Candid

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