I want to start a nonprofit. Where can I learn more?

The first step is to find out if another organization (nonprofit, for-profit or government) is already doing the same or similar work in your community.  Staff at the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) can help you locate this information.  It is also helpful to learn what steps and resources are really involved in starting a nonprofit.  There are quite a few online resources to get you started: