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Keep the money coming : a step-by-step strategic guide to annual fundraising / Christine Graham
Call Number: 658.15224 Graham
Offers nonprofit organizations the basic skills for annual fundraising. Includes charts, checklists, and guidelines as well as proven methods to help you raise the money your organization needs every year. New edition includes on updated bibliography and information on software Distributed by Syndetic Solutions, Inc
Starting and running a nonprofit organization / Joan M. Hummel
Call Number: 658.048 Hummel
Starting and Running a Nonprofit Organization is a book for people who are forming new nonprofits; thinking about converting an informal, grassroots group into tax-exempt status; reorganizing an existing agency; or currently managing a nonprofit. It provides practical and basic how-to information on legal, tax, organizational, and other issues particular to nonprofits. Distributed by Syndetic Solutions, Inc.
Private sector strategies for social sector success : the guide to strategy and planning for public and nonprofit organizations / Kevin P. Kearns
Call Number: 658.048 Kearns
This practical guide offers a realistic approach to strategic management, while borrowing from the most helpful and relevant business ideas, allows the public or nonprofit organization to achieve success without compromising its unique mission or constituency. Executives, managers, and policymakers will find key principles for everyday application.
Cultivating diversity in fundraising / Janice Gow Pettey
Call Number: 361.70681 Pettey
As contemporary American communities become ever more ethnically diverse, companies and organizations seeking to raise funds are discovering that generic fundraising approaches are no longer effective. In order to be successful, fundraisers in today’s multicultural world must gain a better understanding of the critical factors that motivate different ethnic groups to give.
How to form a nonprofit corporation / Mark Warda
Call Number: 346.73064 Warda
With over a million active organizations, America has the most advanced system of nonprofits in the world. From social clubs to cancer research laboratories, these groups show the generosity and willingness of Americans to work together for the common good. This new edition addresses recent changes in both federal and state laws regarding tax exemptions.
How to form a nonprofit corporation / Anthony Mancuso
Call Number: 346.73064 Mancuso
This Nolo bestseller guides readers through the steps necessary to obtain Federal 501(c)(3) status in order to qualify for: federal and state income tax exemptions-tax deductible contributions from donors-public and private funding-limited personal liability for directors, officers and members of the nonprofit.