The Pennsylvania nonprofit handbook everything you need to know to start and run your nonprofit organization

Main Author: Grobman, Gary M. (Author)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: Harrisburg, PA : White Hat Communications, 2018.
Edition: 11th edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword by Anne Gingerich, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations
  • Quick start guide to forming a nonprofit organization
  • The decision to incorporate
  • Steps to incorporation
  • Bylaws
  • Nonprofit governance
  • Mission and vision statements
  • Strategic planning
  • Nonprofit organization ethics
  • Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status
  • Liability, risk management, and insurance
  • Financial management
  • Personnel
  • Hiring, evaluation, and firing
  • Volunteers
  • Charitable solicitation registration
  • Fundraising
  • Writing effective grant proposals
  • Marketing
  • Lobbying
  • Political activity by nonprofits
  • Communications and public relations
  • The Internet for nonprofits
  • Fundraising on the Internet
  • Forming and running a coalition
  • Miscellaneous administrative issues
  • Nonprofits and small business competition
  • State and local tax exemptions
  • Mergers and consolidations
  • Quality issues
  • Change management
  • Organization and program evaluation
  • Appendices. Sample articles of incorporation legal notice
  • Sample bylaws
  • Addresses of IRS field offices in Pennsylvania
  • Addresses of legal journals
  • Foundation center information network partners
  • Constitution of PA (excerpt)
  • Excerpts from Act 2, Session 1971 and Act 55
  • New Year's resolutions for nonprofit executive s
  • Sample financial reports (ARNOVA)
  • National organizations and publications
  • About the author
  • Reader survey/order form.