Upcoming Workshops

Member Webinar
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

To Be or Not to Be a 501 (c) (3)
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Introduction to Finding Funders
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

BoardEffect Training
Mon, 28 Apr 2014
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

How to Handle Stress
Tue, 29 Apr 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Leadership Communication Survival Guide: A Starter Manual
Thu, 01 May 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Quickbooks for NonprofitsEvent spans multiple days
- Canceled
Wed, 07 May 2014 -
Fri, 09 May 2014

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Basic Grantwriting Proposals
Tue, 13 May 2014
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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Support. Strengthen. Sustain.

Providing resources for nonprofits to develop ethical, skilled and sustainable organizations

Strong nonprofit organizations have a positive and powerful impact in our community. The San Antonio Area Foundation supports nonprofits with grants, strengthens nonprofits through a variety of capacity building services and sustains organizations with financial tools. Learn how a partnership with the Area Foundation helps your nonprofit better fulfill its mission.

Currently, we offer:


To enhance the above benefits from the Area Foundation, nonprofits can also join our Nonprofit Membership Program to access additional, exclusive benefits.

Nonprofit Membership Program

Nonprofit Membership Program ConsultationEnjoy exclusive benefits by joining today.

Join the San Antonio Area Foundation's Nonprofit Membership Program to enjoy exclusive benefits that will enhance your efforts. Receive exclusive benefits by joining today. As a nonprofit, you are constantly looking for resources and ways to leverage resources. Are you ready to build your capacity to serve? Would you benefit from working with subject-matter experts? Would you like to use an online tool for Board meeting management? Learn more about the Nonprofit Membership Program.



Are you thinking about forming a nonprofit?

We are frequently asked about how to start a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Nonprofit startup can seem daunting. It is important to remember that it is much like starting any other business. Following certain steps and guidelines will facilitate success. We have listed several questions and answers in this section which can help you reach your goals. READ MORE

We also offer a monthly workshop, "To Be or Not To Be a 501(c)(3)" for individuals considering the establishment of a tax-exempt organization. This workshop will cover the basic research needed to start a nonprofit, the required organizational documents and a review of the IRS Form 990. Visit our calendar of events
to find the next workshop and register.