The University of Iowa

Our Services

The mission of the Larned A. Waterman Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center is to strengthen the operational capacity of Iowa nonprofit organizations. Review our services to see how we can assist your organization.

Starting a Nonprofit
Starting a nonprofit organization can be a challenge. We know the early steps that can help guide your new organization toward success.

Iowa Secretary of State & IRS
Your nonprofit organization is expected to meet local, state, and federal requirements. We can assist you with the paperwork.

Our publications offer you news and guidance on the nonprofit sector. Review our various guides, and subscribe to our listserv.

Lectures & Workshops
There is always more to learn. We develop and deliver presentations on nonprofit topics that expand your knowledge and improve your skills.

Strategic Planning
This process is vital to achieving your purpose. We facilitate sessions that affirm your mission and align your strategies, objectives, and goals.

Leadership Development & Review
A strong organization needs strong leadership. We work with board members and executive staff to assess and develop your leadership knowledge and skills.

Nonprofit Training
Nonprofit organizations can be listed when board members or paid staff complete 6 hours of documented nonprofit training per year. To request training , submit theĀ Request Services form. To report training hoursĀ or to see if training you have taken elsewhere qualifies, fill out the form Report Register of Accountability Training.

To develop and deliver high-quality services, fees may apply. Our goal is to deliver value that far exceeds cost.