So You Want to Start a Nonprofit?

07/19/2017 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM PT


  • $20.00


Spokes' Hub
3765 South Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
United States of America
Building Number: 140


Is there a community issue that you want to address? Are you seeking donations for a project but keep getting told you must have a 501c3 organization to qualify? Starting and running a nonprofit organization is a complex undertaking and deserves as much contemplation as starting any other business. Join us in this class to learn:

--Questions you should ask before starting a nonprofit organization

--Basic nonprofit governance and management considerations

--How nonprofit organizations differ from for-profit organizations

 With over 1200 nonprofits in San Luis Obispo County it is important to understand the competition, partnership and culture of the local nonprofit sector. This class is an important first step for anyone considering starting a nonprofit organization.


Fee: FREE for Spokes members, $20 for non-members


Presented by: Jenna Espinosa, Spokes’ Vision Weaver. Jenna has been in nonprofit management for five years and supports nonprofits of all types in her role at Spokes. She enjoys reviewing bylaws, coaching and facilitation, and solving problems through systems design. Prior to joining the staff at Spokes she served as the Executive Director of San Luis Obispo-based 501c3, Central Coast Grown, for three years.


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