Starting and Building a Nonprofit

9th Edition
Peri H. Pakroo, J.D.

This comprehensive guide contains all of the information you need to construct and lead the institutional framework for your nonprofit organization or group.


Product Description

In this latest edition, you will be up to date on current procedures for how to correctly start and build your own non-profit. Whatever action you will take to help give back to your community, Starting & Building a Nonprofit provides the kick-start you will need.

Filled with user-friendly information, practical advice and step-by-step instructions, this book is your guide through the process of getting your nonprofit up and running.

It explains how to:

  • pick the perfect name for your organization
  • structure a nonprofit to achieve your goals
  • choose a federal tax-exempt status
  • create a mission statement
  • develop a strategic plan and initial budget
  • launch a successful fundraising plan
  • recruit and manage board members and volunteers
  • hire and train staff
  • obtain necessary insurance
  • market your organization
  • and much more

Starting & Building a Nonprofit goes beyond paperwork -- it addresses the big picture, showing you how to create a solvent, efficient organization that will make a real difference.