Lights. Camera. Business : How to start a Non Profit

Making the Leap into the New

ABOUT THIS SESSION

Lights. Camera. Business : How to start a Non Profit is a detailed tour/Confession through the trials and tribulations of starting a Non Profit in Texas. Together the creator and one of the co-founder of Lights. Camera. Help. will take you through the process while explaining some of the following things:

- Why a Non Profit and Not a Social Benefit Organization
- Why a Non Profit and Not a LLC
- 501c3 Applications
- Why the IRS hates you
- Legal Resources
- Organization
- Board of Advisors vs Board of Directors
- Managing Staff
- Managing Volunteers
- When do you start paying yourself

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Creator and co-founder
ABOUT THE HOST
My name is David J. Neff. I help Non Profits and people for a living. I do that as the creator and co-founder of Lights. Camera. Help. A non profits that focuses on non profits that are doing good. I would say that I am a Teacher, Speaker, Blogger, Network Weaver, and Social Media Scientist. The American Marketing Association recently awarded me the Non Profit Social Media Marketer of the Year in 2009. I was also humbled to be named one of the Top 20 Social Media People in the state of Texas by the Austin American Statesman in 2009. I earned my BS in Public Relations from the University of Texas in 2000 with a minor in Business from the McCombs School of Business. I live in Austin, TX with my friends, family, and dogs.