Charitable Resources

A Knoxville based organization serving nonprofits in 25 East Tennessee counties. The mission is to assist the region's nonprofits in their efficiency and effectiveness in walking out their missions and serving various constituencies.
A Nashville based organization dedicated to creating and sustaining nonprofit excellence in Middle Tennessee through training, classes and other resources.
Helpful links and resources for individuals starting a nonprofit or who currently lead or serve an organization.
Information for organizations or consumers related to federal trade practices and regulations.
A search tool located on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) website to verify if an organization is eligible to receive tax deductible gifts, filed a Form 990N or been revoked of its tax exempt status.
A dedicated site from the IRS detailing an overview of the responsibilities and federal tax obligations for a nonprofit corporation.
A Memphis-based organization offering an extensive selection of trainings and networking, aimed at sharing knowledge, building leadership skills and providing tools and techniques that help nonprofits respond effectively to the needs of the community and the demand for accountability.
Information about a nonprofit governance or management requirements, dissolution process, or the Tennessee Nonprofit Act.
If you or your organization have questions about labor practices or law in Tennessee.
If you or organization have questions about state tax obligations or the process of seeking a sales tax exemption, please contact the Tennessee Department of Revenue.
A Chattanooga based organization serving nonprofits in Southeast Tennessee. Venture Forward is a resource for networking, training and capacity building for the nonprofit sector.