Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Georgia

By GCN's Nonprofit Consulting Group

First: Consider registering for an upcoming How to Start a Nonprofit workshop, offered regularly by GCN’s Nonprofit Univeristy.

Next: Sign up for GCN communications to receive helpful information and insights about the sector. Complete the newsletter subscription form and be sure to select “Starting a Nonprofit” under “My Topics of Interest.”

Finally: Explore the following resource round-up, which can help you get answers to frequently asked questions, evaluate readiness, and develop a plan to move forward.

Of course, GCN’s Nonprofit University is available year-round, with an extensive curriculum of certificates and classes to meet nonprofit professional training needs on all levels. Explore our course catalog and event schedule for upcoming opportunities.

And when you’ve set up your nonprofit, we invite you to consider the many benefits of GCN Nonprofit Membership. We’re excited to be your partner in impact!

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