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Planning a New Nonprofit: Essential Planning Steps and Legal Requirements

Tuesday, December 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm • Organized By Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership
4747 Troost Ave Room 210, Kansas City, MO 64110


Planning a New Nonprofit: Essential Planning Steps and Legal Requirements

Instructor: Cindy Laufer, Program Coordinator at MCNL and Judith Sharp, JD/LLM, Director of Entrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic at UMKC School of Law

December 10, 2019 (4pm – 6pm), February 4, 2020 (4pm – 6pm), April 7, 2020 (4pm – 6pm), or June 3, 2020 (4pm – 6pm)

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

Upcoming dates:

December 10, 2019, 4-6 p.m.
February 4, 2020, 4-6 p.m.
April 7, 2020, 4-6 p.m.
June 3, 2020, 4-6 p.m.

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