October 24, 2020  
  Nonprofit Entrepreneurs - Help for Nonprofits  
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Are you an aspiring nonprofit entrepreneur? Are you actively involved in social entrepreneurship and want to improve the way you operate?

We believe entrepreneurial nonprofits will always outperform complacent, bureaucratic nonprofits. These nonprofit management articles cover everything from starting a nonprofit to cause-related marketing.

NonProfit Management

  • Nonprofit Grants - When it comes to nonprofit grants, getting the grant is part art and part science. We discuss the do's and don'ts of nonprofit grant writing.
  • Effective Capital Campaigns - Are you in nonprofit fundraising mode? We provide some great ideas for capital campaigns that get results.
  • Cost Cutting Tips for Non Profits - Non profits operate on extremely lean budgets which leave little or no room to accommodate 'administrative' expenses. It thus becomes important that Non Profits use other channels to operate and communicate to save costs.
  • Steps to Start a Non-for-Profit Organization - If you've been looking for tips on how to go about beginning a nonprofit organization, you've come to the right place. Here we discuss exactly what you need to start a nonprofit.
  • Getting Tax-Exempt Status - Tired of paying taxes? Getting tax-exempt status is easy. Get a section 501(c)(3) exemption and stop paying sales tax.
  • Funding 101 for Nonprofit Organizations - Nonprofit fundraising is a key success factor for nonprofit success. Raise money and you'll fuel nonprofit growth. Fail to raise money and it may be the end of your nonprofit entrepreneurial dream.

  • Attracting Donors to Nonprofit Organizations - Attracting donors to nonprofit organizations is part art and part science. We offer helpful tips for raising money for a nonprofit organization.
  • Step-up Fundraising - Step-up fundraising is a great nonprofit fundraising technique. We provide some great tips for increasing the commitment level of repeat donors.
  • Starting a NonProfit Organization - Starting a nonprofit organization is easy. We walk you through the the steps to start a nonprofit, including recruiting a board and applying for 501(c)(3) status.
  • Recruiting a Board for a Nonprofit Organization - Recruiting a good board for a nonprofit organization is the key to nonprofit success. Here are the attributes that you should look for when forming a nonprofit board.
  • Direct Mail Fundraising for Nonprofits - Does direct mail fundraising work for nonprofits? It's easy to waste time and money on direct mail fundraising. Follow our advice and you'll increase your odds of success.
  • Launching a Nonprofit - Launching a nonprofit? If you want to start a not-for-profit organization, this article on starting nonprofits is a must-read.
  • Reporting Basics for Nonprofits - Form 990? Annual reports? Sorry. If you thought running a nonprofit was all about changing the world, we're here to tell you that even nonprofits have to comply with a number of administrative reporting requirements.
  • How to Form a Trade Association - Wondering how to form a trade association? This article discusses the necessary steps for forming a trade association and promoting a trade association. We also touch briefly on why trade associations are formed.
  • First Year Goals for Your Nonprofit - Defining goals for a nonprofit organization sounds easy, but startup nonprofits often overreach during their first year. Modest goals make for a great start.
  • Nonprofit Versus For-Profit - Thinking about starting a nonprofit organization? We examine key differences between for-profit and not-for-profit organizations.
  • Fundraising through Special Events - Special events can be a valuable tool in nonprofit fundraising... if they're done right.
  • Hiring Personnel for a Nonprofit - Hiring personnel for a nonprofit is very different from hiring staff at a for-profit organizations. This primer on nonprofit HR and nonprofit hiring explains what you ought to consider as you recruit nonprofit employees.
  • Rethinking the Annual Fund - Nonprofit fundraising efforts should not put all eggs in a single basket. Instead, annual funds should serve as a springboard for other fundraising initiatives.
  • Finding Space for a Nonprofit - Finding office space for a nonprofit is a challenge. We offer some excellent advice on getting nonprofit office space.
  • Online Giving Tools for Nonprofits - Smart nonprofits are tapping into the power of collecting online donations. We discuss online donation solutions that can improve nonprofit fundraising results.




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