Lesson 1: Who Am I (and What in the World Do I Want to Do?)
1. a (Small grassroots organizations should “think small” while they are small.)
2. b (The 501(c)(3) proves to funders that you’re a tax-exempt organization.)
3. a (The key is “not-for-profits of all kinds”; not specific types of not-for-profits.)
4. d (Hey—if you don’t know who you are, funders won’t either.)
(Example for a grassroots organization) The Elm Street Garden Association is a grassroots organization whose mission is to plant flowers along the length of Elm Street every spring. The association needs money for seeds and plants, and to replace some very old gardening tools this coming spring.