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Starting a nonprofit in Georgia?
Nonprofit University Announces:
So You Want to Start a Nonprofit Organization - June 15, 2012
This introductory session outlines how to build a nonprofit organization from the ground up. Review the basic responsibilities, risks, and rewards associated with founding, organizing, and managing a nonprofit – and learn how you can accomplish your goals without starting a new nonprofit. Learn more & register now.
GCN provides a downloadable Nonprofit Start-Up Packet (PDF) for site users. The Nonprofit Start-Up Packet will provide you with all the information you need to start your nonprofit in Georgia. The packet also contains samples of By-Laws and Articles of Incorporation. We are not able to mail out this packet to individuals.
NOTE: You will need to register as a site user on this website to access the packet. Read and print our Start-up packet.
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Members may contact the Member Helpline by submitting an online Helpline request through the Member Area of this Web site, by calling 678-916-3080 | 800-959-5015, (outside Atlanta), or by e-mailing mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Any information on this Web site addressing legal issues is provided as general guidance only, and should not be relied upon as legal advice. For legal advice on issues related to nonprofit organizations, please consult an attorney or a certified public accountant who can address your unique circumstances and consider applicable federal, state and local laws.