Nonprofit Kit For Dummies, 3rd Edition
Part I: Getting Started with Nonprofits.
Chapter 1: Tuning In to the World of Nonprofi t 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 Nonprofi t Status.
Part II: Managing a Nonprofit Organization.
Chapter 6: Building Your Board of Directors.
Chapter 7: Planning: Why and How Nonprofi ts Make Plans.
Chapter 8: Getting the Work Done with Volunteers.
Chapter 9: Getting the Work Done with Paid Staff.
Chapter 10: Showing the Money: Budgets and Financial Reports.
Chapter 11: Marketing: Spreading the Word about Your Good Work.
Chapter 12: Creating a Home for Your Nonprofi t — and Insuring It.
Part III: Successful Fundraising.
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 Lasting Resources.
Part IV: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 19: Ten Tips for Evaluating Your Organization and Programs.
Chapter 20: Ten Tips for Adapting in Hard Times.
Chapter 21: Ten Tips for Raising Money.
Part V: Appendixes.
Appendix A: Nonprofi t Resources.
Appendix B: Glossary of Nonprofit Terms.
Appendix C: About the CD.