This depends on the size and complexity of the organizations merging. Our nonprofit attorneys work to make the process smooth as possible.
Simple Solutions for Complex Nonprofit Mergers
Merging two or more nonprofit organizations is a complex process, but the knowledgeable and compassionate attorneys at Charitable Allies are here to help. We aim to make the nonprofit merger process smooth for all parties involved resulting in a more vibrant, well-functioning organization, ready to pursue its mission with renewed vigor.
Whether you’ve just begun conversations to potentially merge or you are committed to merging, our attorneys provide comprehensive services including:
How a Nonprofit Merger Works
Letter of Intent
Merger Agreement and Negotiation
Articles of Merger
A Straightforward Process
Getting professional legal guidance is aimed at making sure your merger is successful and leads to a healthier organization overall.
A Nonprofit’s Perspective
We’re a nonprofit that serves nonprofits—we understand the unique intricacies of combining nonprofit organizations.
Comprehensive Legal Service
We service nonprofits at every stage of development. Whether you’re just starting the conversation about merging or are committed to merging.
Frequently Asked Questions
A nonprofit merger involves several legal steps to combine two (or more) organizations into one. It starts with a letter of intent, moves through examining each nonprofit’s current structure and finances, and ends with writing new articles of incorporation.
Nonprofits merge to better achieve organizational goals and increase their impact. In some cases, however, it makes more sense to create a joint venture, a partnership, or a reorganization. Our team can talk you through what makes the most sense for your nonprofit!