1. Identify your nonprofit and briefly describe it. Who is the target population? Do they provide a variety of services, or focus on one area? Check Guide star to be sure they are classified as a 501 (c)(3) organization. Include the organization’s website in your discussion board posting.
2. Organizations ask for and receive funds based primarily on the services they provide. People donate for a variety of reasons, but a big one is because they care about the cause. Sometimes there are gaps in services, or insufficient services to meet the needs of a population. Think about your identified organization, and consider areas of potential expansion or addition of services.
****The nonprofit you choose must be in the United States****