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How to Start a Nonprofit (Online Classroom)


** Due to COVID-19, we are transitioning this workshop to an online Live Classroom using Zoom.  You will receive a link to the Zoom session upon registering.

Have a passion for serving the community but need to know more about the structure or legal documents to turn your passion into a successful organization?

In this session, learn from experts and peers about the key components of a nonprofit, and the required documentation to make it official. Spend time asking questions and receiving answers from professionals who have helped start nonprofits in Tennessee.

We recommend participants take the "How to Start a Nonprofit" online course through our partners, Alliance for Better Nonprofits. This online module can be taken at your own pace and gives a step by step guide of the business and legal considerations for starting a nonprofit. Follow this link.


Topics Addressed:  Components of a nonprofit, board of directors, founding documents, necessary filings


Course Level:  Introductory


Who should attend:  people who are interested in starting a nonprofit, those who are in the process, or those who have already created their 501(c)3


Method of Facilitation:  workshop, lecture, group discussion,


This work will amplify the impact of nonprofits by helping participants

  • Learn about the key components of a nonprofit, and
  • the required documentation to make it official. 


CNM does not provide lunch for this event. We invite you to bring your own.

December 11th, 2020 10:00 AM through 11:30 AM
Workshop Price
Member $15 / Nonmember $30 $ 30.00
Certificate Details
Certificate Course