Non Profit Organizations

How to Build Collaborative Leadership Skills at Your Growing Nonprofit

What makes growing a nonprofit possible? Developing a collaborative mission-first culture, starting with leadership. Here's how to empower your team.

By Paula Martin |

3 Good Reasons Why Nonprofits Need Better Budgets

Budgets are an important tool for nonprofits—both from a legal standpoint, and to keep investors and donors engaged and happy. Here's how to improve the budgeting process within your nonprofit.

By Sabrina Parsons |

How to Start a Nonprofit [Updated for 2020]

Starting a nonprofit requires thorough planning and dedication. If you're wondering how to start a nonprofit, read on—we've covered the outline for a nonprofit business plan, and included all the steps you need to go through to start a nonprofit, as well as free nonprofit sample business plans.

By Angelique O'Rourke |

How to Write a Nonprofit Business Plan

Starting a nonprofit is a great experience, but it also requires planning to be successful. Here's how to write a solid, effective nonprofit business plan.

By Angelique O'Rourke |

A Nonprofit’s Ultimate Guide to Social Media Marketing

This article is part of our Nonprofit Business Startup Guide—a curated list of articles to help you plan, start, and grow your nonprofit business! When it comes to marketing, nonprofits have a few things in common. First and foremost, every nonprofit relies on marketing efforts to attract donors and volunteers. Every nonprofit, no matter how...

By Lisa Furgison |

How to Start a Food Pantry in Your Community

Wondering how to start a food pantry in your community? Check out these tips from nonprofit experts.

By Lisa Furgison |

Should You Serve Fair Trade Coffee?

This article is part of our Cafe Business Startup Guide—a curated list of articles to help you plan, start, and grow your cafe business! For many consumers and small business owners in the U.S. and western Europe, the knowledge that the people producing their coffee were usually struggling from poverty, in rural areas, and vulnerable...

By Angelique O'Rourke |

What Is a Social Enterprise?

This article is part of both our Nonprofit Business Startup Guide and our Business Startup Guide—curated lists of great articles that will get you up and running in no time! A social enterprise is defined by its mission, specifically that it makes a positive contribution to a social cause. Because of this, the structure of...

By Angelique O'Rourke |

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