The Warrick Dunn Charities' Hearts for Community Service Scholarship application awards $1,000 scholarships to college students in Florida, Georgia and Louisiana. Applicants should be active in community service and have at least a 2.0 GPA. Applications must be submitted via mail no later than July 29, 2016 by 5 p.m. EST. Download full application here.
If you've been thinking about starting your own nonprofit, there is no better time than the present!
The IRS has finally created a simple, online-only, streamlined process for requesting federal 501(c)(3) exempt status with its Form 1023-EZ. As of July 1, 2016, the previous fee of $400 has been reduced to $275! Applications are processed at a much quicker rate than the regular Form 1023 process.
The streamlined 1023-EZ process is perfectly suited organizations seeking 501(c)(3) status that meet certain thresholds, including, but not limited to:
To utilize this process, applicants must file form 1023-EZ online only. For professional assistance in applying for nonprofit status, contact us here or visit the IRS website for more details.