How to Start a Nonprofit Organization

For a quick introduction to starting a nonprofit, read our overview on the Ask the Nonprofit Specialists page. Then, when you're ready to start an organization, this module is your next step.

How to Start a Nonprofit Organization

Are You Ready to Start a Nonprofit?
15-minute online assessment - Free

Before starting a nonprofit organization, this module will help you assess your readiness to carry out important tasks and build a community of support. As you answer the questions, you are beginning the process of making informed decisions about whether starting a nonprofit organization is the appropriate choice for what you want to accomplish. You can take this assessment any time by clicking the link above. After submitting your answers, you will be given an opportunity to print out your responses, to review suggestions about your next possible step, and to enroll in the second module from this series.

For additional information, please contact us at (602) 496-0500 or email nmi@asu.edu.