Helpful Links

For Nonprofit Organizations

*Don’t qualify for Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta legal services? For nonprofits outside of Georgia, please click here for a list of pro bono organizations serving nonprofits in other cities. For individuals and Georgia nonprofits that do not meet our qualifications, click here for a list of pro bono organizations that may be able to help.

General Resources

Accountants

Click here for a list of local accounting firms that work with nonprofit organizations. These accountants are not volunteers and will charge fees.
By: Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta

Blue Avocado

Blue Avocado is a free nonprofit online magazine for community nonprofits. Their HTML newsletter is published twice a month.
http://blueavocado.org/

Free Management Library – Free Complete Toolkit for Boards

The Free Management Library provides easy-to-access, clutter-free, comprehensive resources regarding the leadership and management of yourself, other individuals, groups and organizations. The toolkit contains great information on board duties.
http://www.managementhelp.org/boards/boards.htm

Foundation Center-Atlanta

Through data, analysis, and training, the center connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed. The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants — a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level.
www.foundationcenter.org/atlanta

Georgia Center for Nonprofits

This organization offers classes, consulting, networking and online resources for nonprofits.
http://www.gcn.org/

IRS Resources

Form 990 Resources and Tools for Exempt Organizations
http://www.irs.gov/Charities-&-Non-Profits/Form-990-Resources-and-Tools-for-Exempt-Organizations

Internal Revenue Service

http://www.irs.gov/charities/index.html

Stay Exempt

StayExempt.org is a user-friendly, online educational resource center for tax exempt organizations from the Internal Revenue Service.
http://www.stayexempt.org/

Nonprofit Law Blog

This blog, added to at least once a week, provides great information on a variety of nonprofit law subjects.
http://www.nonprofitlawblog.com

Legal Resources

Community Economic Development (CED) Project

The resource center will provide nonprofit organizations and small businesses with important legal information.
www.lawhelp.org/dc/ced

Law For Change

This “legal forum for social innovators” offers legal resources, discussion boards and blogs for individuals and organizations dedicated to positive social change.
http://www.lawforchange.org/

Nonprofit Risk Management Center

The Nonprofit Risk Management Center offers publications, articles, fact sheets and a free newsletter to help nonprofits better manage risk.
https://www.nonprofitrisk.org/

Nonprofits Insurance Alliance Group

The Nonprofits Insurance Alliance Group offers free educational booklets on its website covering risk management issues including “Nonprofit Directors and Officers: Key Facts About Insurance and Legal Liability”; “Sound Advice for Functions and Events – Tips to Help Your Nonprofit Stage Safer Special Events”; and “What Nonprofit Managers Need To Know About Lawsuits”.
http://www.insurancefornonprofits.org/Risk-Management-Booklets.cfm

Pro Bono Partnership

This site has an extensive list of legal resources available to nonprofits.
http://www.probonopartnership.org/

Texas C-BAR

This site has an extensive list of legal resources available to nonprofits.
http://www.texascbar.org/

Helpful Nonprofits

Atlanta Community Toolbank
Atlanta Community Toolbank supplies an inventory of tools for lending to charitable organizations to increase the impact of their mission.
www.atlanta.toolbank.org

BoardSource
BoardSource is the go-to resource for funders, partners, and nonprofit leaders who want to magnify their impact within the community through governance practices. BoardSource offers customized diagnostics, live and virtual trainings, and a comprehensive library of governance resources.
www.boardsource.org

Charitable Connections
Charitable Connections builds the capacity of leaders and organizations through community transformation initiatives and projects in the areas of health, housing, and the environment.
www.charitableconnections.org

Community Consulting Teams
Community Consulting Teams helps nonprofit and public sector organizations address their strategic management challenges through market and growth strategies, operational planning, feasibility studies, and business plan development.
www.cctatlanta.org

Good Thinking ATL
Good Thinking ATL provides marketing and advertising services to the Metro-Atlanta community of nonprofits.
www.goodthinkingatl.org

The LEAD Institute
LEAD Institute provides business training focusing on areas such as fundraising, volunteer management, board development, and administration.
www.leadatl.org

Liberated Tech
Liberated Tech provides individuals and nonprofits with access to free or low cost refurbished computer equipment, technology training, and tech support while reducing e-waste in the Metro-Atlanta area.
www.liberatedtech.org

Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta
Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta connects volunteer attorneys with Georgia nonprofits in need of free business legal services.
www.pbpatl.org

Techbridge
Techbridge improves the Atlanta community by helping nonprofits be more impactful through technology.
www.techbridge.org

Techsoup
Techsoup connects nonprofits, charities, and public libraries with technology products and solutions, plus the learning resources needed to make an informed decision on technology. Through websites, events, and community building initiatives, Techsoup helps organizations enhance their philanthropic impact.
www.techsoup.org