The Benefits of Launching Your New Venture with a Fiscal Sponsor

Date(s) - February 28, 2023
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Fee: $15 with discount code
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CGVT is pleased to share this virtual workshop at a discounted rate presented by Nonprofit New York. Please email [email protected] with questions about this event.

Starting a new social venture can be overwhelming. Many folks tend to jump straight into the process of creating a new 501c3 nonprofit organization and overlook fiscal sponsorship as an option.

This training will review the difference between a starting a 501c3 and going under fiscal sponsorship to help you determine which is best for you. We will explain some different models of fiscal sponsorship, share how to find the right sponsor, what fiscal sponsors are looking for in a potential partner, and what the standard application process entails.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn the three legal fiduciary duties of board members and how to comply
  • Learn about the 4 ways to jeopardize your tax exempt status and how to avoid them
  • Learn the 7 characteristics of financially health nonprofits
  • Identifying conflicts of interest and knowing how to resolve them

This workshop will be presented by Catherine Michele Hedgeman, Owner of Hedgeman Law Firm

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Registration Instructions: At the top of the registration form, enter the promo code VERMONT and click “apply.” Select “Non-Member Registration” which should show a discounted price of $15.