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Thursday, December 8 • 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Starting a Non-Profit Farm

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Limited Capacity seats available

This workshop will discuss the requirements necessary for establishing a non-profit farm-based organization using The Farm School as a case study. Elements will include defining the mission, selecting a business structure, building a board, filing for tax-exempt status, and gathering financial support.

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Richard Cavanaugh

Rich Cavanaugh is an attorney for Common Grow, LLC, which provides legal services for farmers. Rich is experienced in the formation, operation, and governance of non-profits.
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Ben Holmes

Ben Holmes is the founder of The Farm School in Athol, Massachusetts.

Thursday December 8, 2016 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Conference Room