The first post in a series of blogs that outline how you can start a charity of your choice.



Los Angeles is home to hundreds of non-profit organizations who make it their mission to help others on a daily basis. Charities are critical to the health of communities and rely on the dedication and resources of volunteers and local businesses and schools. While many people volunteer or donate money or goods, there are individuals who seek out additional opportunities. Are you passionate about empowering underserved children? Would you like to fundraise for a specific cause that has directly impacted your life? All charities begin with a simple answer–yes. This guide is directed towards¬†passionate individuals who are ready to start their own organizations. It’s also a helpful guide to those who are interested in the innovative process of project development.

The guide will be published as a weekly series. Topics of interest will include:

  • Developing Your Mission
  • Finding A Name¬†
  • Writing A Plan
  • Starting a Website
  • Establishing An Advisory Board