Training details

calendar_today Wednesday, November 13, 2019

access_time 10:00 am - 11:30 am ET

place Decatur Library
215 Sycamore St
Decatur, GA 30030

attach_money Free


In fourteen years of advising nonprofits as Executive Director of Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, Rachel Epps Spears has received many calls from panicked nonprofit executives who just received a scary letter from the IRS, the Department of Labor, a plaintiff’s attorney or a disgruntled employee. Rachel knows how nonprofits get into trouble, and she will use that knowledge to help your organization stay out of trouble. Attendees will learn about the 10 biggest risks nonprofits face and what steps they should take now to help avoid lawsuits, government fines, reputational damage, and other costly consequences. This workshop is presented in collaboration with Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta.


  • Understand some of the risks nonprofits encounter
  • Learn what steps you can take to protect yourself from lawsuits, government fines, and reputational damage

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • Board members
  • CEOs, executive directors, upper management


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