I firmly believe your website is the most important communication tool in your toolbox. Why? Because it is often the first thing donors, the community, your clients, and volunteers see before even meeting you. As a millennial, the first thing I do before getting involved with a non-profit is to Google them. If I can’t
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As a millennial, I’ve heard and seen the term “side hustle” more times than I care to count. Side hustles are all the rage for young people (or really anyone) trying to make a little extra cash. Personally, I’m on the fence about this term. While I’m the kind of person who always has something
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After you’ve created your mission statement, you need to shift your focus to the implementation of your mission. To do that, you will make a strategic plan. Writing a strategic plan for your non-profit is a huge (read: yuuuuuge) part of the start-up process. I choose to focus on it early on to help you
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Looking back to when I started my first non-profit, Super Heroines, Etc., I was terrified. It seemed like there were so many rules and possibly even more paperwork. I really just wanted us to be more organized, but the amount of steps and things to consider seemed beyond what a small team of passionate, but
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When you come up with your idea for a non-profit, it’s usually because you are passionately interested in making some sort of social change. You’re probably incredibly excited about your idea and more than likely it will change your community for the better. Before you start this magical journey, it is important to ask yourself
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