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Starting a Nonprofit Organization

The Center for Nonprofits provides many resources for those interested in starting a new nonprofit in the Chattanooga region. These include a class focused on the process and paperwork required. Check out the training calendar for the next day/time (registration required) this class is offered. While we do not provide legal or financial advise, this course will provide an overview of the process of beginning an organziation from the ground up. The Center also makes available a guidebook, Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Tennessee, created in partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga, for those interested in starting a nonprofit. 

Download your copy of A Guide to Starting a Nonprofit in Tennessee here.

Other Resources:

Foundation Center