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Nonprofit Business Lawyer for Small Nonprofit Focused on Fosters and Adoptees

Importance of Position: There are many legal documents that need to be created and submitted in a timely manner at the founding of a new nonprofit. We would love to have a nonprofit focused business lawyer to turn to with questions or the occasional document review.

*Must be a current lawyer with experience with nonprofits.
●      Desire to support POWER OF STORY’s mission, to provide person-centered support for fostered youth and adoptees by advocating for their access to information, the training of parents and professionals, hands-on support for young people, and the completion of Lifebooks and Social Medical Histories.
●      Qualified business Lawyer with Nonprofit experience

●      Document review, firstly incorporation, bylaws + 501c3 application
●      Be a responsive ear to new nonprofit
●      Track + report volunteer hours
●      Maintain a respectful relationship with clients, staff, and other volunteers
●      Other duties as assigned

Compensation: no financial compensation, but lots of benefits (see below)

Benefits of Volunteering:
●      Give back to youth and young people.
●      Connect with others who are also passionate about this work.
●      Gain career experience + valuable job skills.

Volunteer Shifts: Flexible 1-2 hours per week

Commitment: At least 1 year, 3 years minimum preferred

*Must be a current lawyer with experience with nonprofits.

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