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Nonprofit Startups: Should I or Shouldn't I? An STL Nonprofit News Discussion with Maxine Clark and Diane Drollinger

Thursday, August 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm • Organized By Venture Cafe St. Louis
4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110


very day, whether via a brilliant idea, or a personal experience or otherwise, community members decide to start a new nonprofit. But with well over 10,000 nonprofits in our region alone, is it always the right choice? What analysis, feedback and due diligence should a prospective founder consider? Join Maxine Clark of the Clark-Fox Family Foundation and founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop, and Diane Drollinger of Network for Strong Communities (NSC). They’ll join with STL Nonprofit News’ Larry Levin for a conversation about the challenges, perspectives and considerations that should go into the nonprofit startup decision.
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4240 Duncan Ave
St. Louis, MO 63110
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