Over the years I have received a lot of questions about the nonprofit sector from people wanting to start their own nonprofit organizations as well as from people who are completely unfamiliar with everything to do with nonprofit organizations.
I decided to make this course to answer a lot of the questions that I have received.
In this course I am going to take you through a nonprofit organization. You will learn exactly what a nonprofit organization is, as well as what it is not. You will know the leadership structure of a nonprofit organization and how it differs from a corporate structure. You will also learn about the steps to start a nonprofit organization.
Come join me in this video course!
An Introduction to the Nonprofit Sector
Lecture 1: Welcome
In this lecture I will introduce myself and tell you why I decided to make this course. I will also tell you what questions I am going to answer in this course
Lecture 2: Introduction
In this lesson I will introduce the nonprofit sector by telling you what it is and what it is not. We will go through nonprofit myths.
Lecture 3: Types of Nonprofits
Lecture 3 will go through some popular nonprofit organizations and the fields that they work in.
Lecture 4: Starting a Nonprofit Organization
This lesson will go through 13 steps to start a nonprofit organization. We will go through finding an idea all the way through incorporation and filling out the 990.
Lecture 5: Main Nonprofit Forms
In this lesson we will touch on form 1023 and form 990.
Lecture 6: Nonprofit Leadership Structure and Positions
In this lesson we will talk about the nonprofit leadership structure compared to a public corporate business. We will also talk about some of the positions that are unique to the nonprofit sector.
Lecture 7: Board of Directors
Lecture 7 will go through the Board of Directors and what their role is in a nonprofit organization.
Lecture 8: The Executive Director
In this lesson we will discuss the Executive Director and his or her role in a nonprofit.
Lecture 9: Volunteers
Volunteers are important in every nonprofit organization, and in this lesson we are going to go through some of the various roles that volunteers play in nonprofits.
Lecture 10: Nonprofit Income Streams
This lesson goes through the various types of income streams that a nonprofit can have including grants, fees for services, and many others.
Lecture 11: Conclusion
Thank you so much for taking my course!