Nonprofit Kit for Dummies with CD-ROM

Nonprofit Kit for Dummies with CD-ROM

by Stan Hutton, Frances Phillips

Paperback(Older Edition)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764553479
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/01/2001
Series: For Dummies Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.85(d)

About the Author

Stan Hutton runs's guide to nonprofit organizations and is a program consultant for the Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation. Frances Phillips teaches grantwriting at San Francisco State University.

Table of Contents


PART I: Getting Started with Nonprofits.

Chapter 1: Tuning In to the World of Nonprofit Organizations.

Chapter 2: Deciding to Start a Nonprofit.

Chapter 3: Writing Your Mission Statement.

Chapter 4: Incorporating and Applying for Tax Exemption.

Chapter 5: Safeguarding Your Nonprofit Status.

PART II: Managing a Nonprofit Organization.

Chapter 6: Building Your Board of Directors.

Chapter 7: Getting the Work Done with Paid Staff.

Chapter 8: Getting the Work Done with Volunteers.

Chapter 9: Planning: Why and How Nonprofits Make Plans.

Chapter 10: Showing the Money: Budgets and Financial Reports.

Chapter 11: Creating a Home for Your Nonprofit and Insuring It.

Chapter 12: Finding Outside Help When You Need It.

PART III: Raising Money and Visibility.

Chapter 13: Crafting a Fundraising Plan.

Chapter 14: Raising Money from Individuals.

Chapter 15: Making the Most of Special Events.

Chapter 16: Finding the Grant-Givers.

Chapter 17: Writing a Grant Proposal.

Chapter 18: Capital Campaigns: Finding Funds to Create a Home Base.

Chapter 19: Marketing: Spreading the Word about Your Good Work.

PART IV: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 20: Ten Myths about Nonprofit Organizations.

Chapter 21: Ten Tips for Raising Money.

PART V: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Nonprofit Resources.

Appendix B: Glossary of Nonprofit Terms.

Appendix C: About the CD.


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