The Nonprofit Collective

When you’re just starting out in the nonprofit sector, trying to launch your own start up, budget and expenses will always be on the radar. Actually when you’re in the nonprofit sector, budget and expenses is a permanent dot on your radar, no matter how seasoned a professional you are or how long your organization has been in existence.

As the founder of a start up, you’ll be on the lookout for ways to reduce spending and of course, FREE is the best price you could ask for. However, we all know that FREE doesn’t always equal quality. Over the past many years I’ve come to acquire a list, created out of personal experiences as well as from working with clients, on what you should obtain for FREE (and a MINIMAL BUDGET) and what you should spend money on for your start up. (This is assuming you have already spent…

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