Nonprofit Resources 


Helpful Links to Resources

Association of Fundraising Professionals - "Advancing philanthropy through education, training and advocacy" 
The Foundation Center - Nonprofit Startup Resources in California provides helpful links to state resources such as nonprofit associations, start up guides, legal support organizations and resources, management and technical assistance providers, funding information network partners, and government agencies. - "A unified site for interaction between grant applicants and the U. S. Federal agencies"

Guidestar - "The leading source of information on U. S. nonprofits"
Harbor Business Compliance - "How to Start a Nonprofit Organization in California."  If you're looking to start a California nonprofit organization, you're in the right place. This guide will help you file formation documents, get tax identification numbers and exemptions, and obtain authority to solicit donations.

IRS Tax Information for Charities & other Nonprofits - "Important Federal Tax information for non-profits"
CA Secretary of State Business Portal  - “CA State website for Business Programs, incorporation, forms, samples, fees, etc.”

California Association of Nonprofits (CAN)  - “Statewide membership network, creating sector-wide responses to the important issues facing nonprofit organizations and providing valuable resources and tools that empower nonprofits to achieve their missions”

 Shasta Regional Community Foundation  - Mission: “Building resources to meet needs in Shasta and Siskiyou counties through philanthropy, education and information”