How to Start a Not-for-Profit 02022019 February 2, 2019, 10:00am CST
Fontbonne University
6800 Wydown Blvd
Anheuser-Busch Hall - Room 208
Saint Louis, MO, 63105

How to Start a Not-For-Profit Business

This workshop is a MUST for anyone thinking about starting a Not-For-Profit business. Learn about the responsibilities for operating a NFP business. There are advantages and disadvantages of choosing this category of business and only certain types of businesses qualify to be non-profit.

At this workshop you will learn:

  • How to Start a Non-Profit Business
  • Legal Filings to Achieve a Tax Exempt Status
  • How Non-Profits Generate Money
  • Management Structure and Supervision of a Non-Profit
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Non-Profit Status
  • Keys to Success for a Non-Profit Business

Speaker's Bio:

Cate Redfern (CFRE)

Cate Redfern helps small to medium nonprofits that have limited resources to excel at achieving their mission. Trained in Communication and Marketing, Cate has a unique background with over 20 years’ experience as a nonprofit board member, volunteer, development director and executive management team member in South Africa, Botswana, the Cayman Islands and Missouri. As a nonprofit strategy consultant, Cate focuses her clients’ efforts on strategic planning, intentional action and measurable results to achieve mission success using effective, actionable strategies that allocate resources efficiently.

Cate is a volunteer Auxiliary Member of SCORE, providing SCORE mentors with nonprofit clients with nonprofit expertise within her subject area. She is also a workshop and seminar facilitator for SCORE’s education programs and she volunteers on the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the Association of Fundraising Professionals: St. Louis Chapter. Cate served on the Board of Directors and chaired the Fundraising Committee for St. Louis Earth Day from 2014 to 2016.


All SCORE workshops are $45 with pre-paid registration; Fontbonne students free with valid student ID; Veterans are $25 with valid Military ID. $55 at-the-door, subject to availability.