Learning & Event Calendar

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right For You?

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
1:00 pm2:30 pm

Presenter: GrantSpace by Candid
Cost: Free

Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated--is it worth it? This webinar 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.

-- 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

Intended Audience
-- All levels of experience
-- Nonprofit startups

Bonus Materials
​A collection of national and local resources and contacts to help guide you through the process of starting a nonprofit.

David Holmes
David is Cleveland Lead at Candid Midwest, coordinating the training, reference, and research services for the Midwest region. He returned to the Foundation Center (now Candid) in 2015 from a position as Senior Consultant at Grants Plus, writing grants and doing research for a variety of large and small nonprofit clients. In his initial nine-year tenure with Foundation Center, Dave served in various roles including Regional Training Specialist, Interim Director of Foundation Center – Cleveland, and Director of Capacity and Leadership Development.