Introduction to Starting Your Non-Profit Organization

Do you have a big heart and interested in solving some of the biggest social problems in the world? Starting a non-profit and carrying out a social mission can be an extremely rewarding entrepreneurial experience. But just like starting a for-profit business, there are steps that you need to take to ensure that your non-profit organization is effective, competitive and sustainable.

If you are thinking of starting a non-profit organization, you should attend this workshop. During the session we will discuss:

What to know before starting a non-profit organization
Framework for your strategic plan and financial projections
Legal and Organizational requirements
Options for Funding a non-profit organization
Resources for moving forward and being successful
And Much More!

This workshop will be a first step in your successful journey to meeting a social need.

The Miami Foundation 2020 Community Grants Office Hours @ C4SC

Join the Miami Foundation Programs team with any questions you have about potential proposals for this year’s Community Grants application.

As the program evolves in 2020, let’s discuss new and existing programming ideas that enhance the quality of life for Greater Miami residents. Sign up for a 15-minute meeting, or stop by any time between 10 am -12 pm to chat with the Foundation’s Programs team about your organization’s programming and plan a successful application Proposals are due Friday, February 14 at 4 p.m.

Sign up here

Start Your Business Test The Viability

SCORE: Start Your Business – Test the Viability

Think you have a great business idea, but don’t know how to start? In this FREE workshop we will help you understand what is involved to start a business and your personal stage of readiness.

We will not only discuss the basics behind starting a business, but also give you the tools you need to decide whether or not you have a viable business.
Topics covered are:

  • Myths and realities of Entrepreneurship.
  • Do you have what it takes to start and run a small business? – Assess your skills & Experience.
  • What is the difference between a Strategic Plan and a Business Plan? – And why do you need them.
  • Is Your Business Idea Viable?
  • Hands on exercise to help you test the viability of your Business Start-up.

This workshop is guaranteed to be the first, solid step towards achieving the success you desire.

SCORE Start Your Business Test The Viability

SCORE – Start Your Business: Test the Viability

Think you have a great business idea, but don’t know how to start? In this FREE workshop we will help you understand what is involved to start a business and your personal stage of readiness.

We will not only discuss the basics behind starting a business, but also give you the tools you need to decide whether or not you have a viable business.

Topics covered are:

  • Myths and realities of Entrepreneurship.
  • Do you have what it takes to start and run a small business? – Assess your skills & Experience.
  • What is the difference between a Strategic Plan and a Business Plan? – And why do you need them.
  • Is Your Business Idea Viable?
  • Hands on exercise to help you test the viability of your Business Start-up.

This workshop is guaranteed to be the first, solid step towards achieving the success you desire.


Presenter:  David Proietti

Davide Proietti is an associate at Marko & Magolnick, P.A. and practices primarily in the areas of commercial transactions, corporate governance, and commercial litigation.

Mr. Proietti was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2017 and received his law degree from Florida International University College of Law.   While in law school, Mr. Proietti was a senior staff member of the FIU Law Review, and received multiple academic awards and scholarships, including a “Best Editor” award from the FIU Law Review and Book Awards in Contracts, Introduction to International & Comparative Law, Conflict Management, Legal Skills and Values III, International Trade law & Policy, and The Law of Corporate Finance.