SEEDS Workshop - Nonprofits, From Start-Up to Expansion

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm


Hosted in partnership with the Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce, this one-day nonprofit session is part of the SEEDS Business Resource Center. It is designed specifically for anyone interested in learning more about nonprofits. The workshop will be held in the Valdosta City Hall Annex Multi-Purpose Room, from 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Pre-registration is available online at

The guest speaker will be Dianna Deeley of DAS is a non-profit expert, drawing on 25 years experience of grantmaking to provide philanthropic strategies for individuals and organizations. Deeley will focus on providing advice and strategic guidance on the importance of relationships when starting and expanding a nonprofit. 

Topics will include:

  • Starting a 501(c)3- "First Steps
  • Effective Planning - "Board, Budget, Funding
  • Broadening the fundraising base - "Your Board's Role
  • Round-table Q & A
City Hall Annex, Multi-Purpose Room