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  • Planning a New Nonprofit: Essential Planning Steps and Legal Requirements

    Tuesday, August 27, 2019 — 4-6 p.m.

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

    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.

    Upcoming dates:

    August 27, 2019, 4-6 p.m.
    October 9, 2019, 4-6 p.m.
    December 10, 2019, 4-6 p.m.

    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