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Fundamentals of Developing a Nonprofit 501 (c) (3) Organization Part 2

August 24, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

This four (4)-part training identifies and explains the fundamentals of developing a successful small state-recognized corporation including the development, application and approval process as an IRS-determined charitable 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization.

Training Objectives

  • Creating articles of incorporation
  • Formation of bylaws
  • Applying for an Employer Identification Number (EIN)


Vince Franco, Compliance and Resource Development Director, Native Learning Center

Vince Franco joined the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Native Learning Center in 2011. Before joining the NLC, he was the Executive Director of the Marine Industry Education Foundation of Palm Beach County – a 501 (c) (3) charitable nonprofit organization that supports youth oriented programs. In that capacity, he developed and managed numerous fundraising and outreach events, including conferences and workshops, specialized training programs, unique tournaments and outings, as well as scholarships and endowments, planned giving, and grants. Prior to working in Florida, he held the position of Executive Director of the Central Pennsylvania College Foundation and the Vice President of Education for Associated Builders and Contractors, Keystone Chapter near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Vince has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Northern Illinois University.