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Planning a New Nonprofit: Essential Planning Steps and Legal Requirements

Wednesday, October 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm • Organized By Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership
4747 Troost Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64110


Starting a new nonprofit can be confusing and overwhelming. This free two-hour informational session covers basic planning steps and legal requirements to become a nonprofit organization.

Key Topics
– Nature and structure of nonprofit organizations
– Determining sufficient need to establish a new organization
– Legal issues and processes involved in establishing a nonprofit
– Alternatives to incorporation
– Governance and management challenges

Visitor parking is available behind the building in the gravel lot on the corner of E. 47th Terrace and Forest Avenue. Disabled parking and accessibility are available. Please contact us to arrange accommodations. You may also park across the street at the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center. Please only park in the back row of the lot along Troost Avenue. Enter the building through the public entrance on the corner of E. 48th Street and Troost Avenue.

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Room 210
4747 Troost Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64110
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