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Thinking about starting a non-profit corporation?
This workshop will provide soup-to-nuts guidance for launching and maintaining a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization. Topics to be covered will include:
Forming Your Organization: incorporation, the first organizational meeting, securing an employer identification number, setting up
Understanding the Pros and Cons of 501(c)(3) Status: charitable contributions, public support rules, unrelated business taxable income, […]
On June 26, WALA will be taking part in the (Up)Rising Festival along Rhode Island Ave NE. Professor Cynthia Gayton is teaching our “Business Entities Formation” seminar at 2:00 pm. Come learn about which business model is best for you and your organization. The seminar will be held at 2012 Rhode Island Avenue, at the Washington Community Investment Fund staging […]
“Frame the Lawyers”, a juried gallery exhibition
Friday, July 8th –July 28th
at Washington ArtWorks
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On Friday, July 8th, 2016 Washington ArtWorks will host the reception for “Frame the Lawyers”, a juried gallery exhibition in both of Washington ArtWorks’ galleries to showcase artwork created by attorneys. Photography, painting, sculpture, mixed media and more will […]
Authors, aspiring writers, and members of the DC literary community are encouraged to join WALA to for a very special meet-up and panel discussion on “Getting Published: A Discussion on Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing and Literary Agents,” Tuesday, June 14, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Hillyer Art Space, 9 Hillyer Court, NW, Washington, DC 20008.
Enjoy networking, refreshments, […]
Are you a maker or inventor? Do you have a brilliant new idea or invention? A patent grants you the right to exclude others from making, using, offering for sale, or selling your invention.
Successfully applying for a patent requires a strong understanding of the application process. This program will cover the basics of patents and […]