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    Does Anyone Know Anything About Starting a Foundation?

    i guess this is going to vary state by state. i'm moving to illinois, so i'll start looking more deeply into this when i get there.
    i imagine i'll need an attorney who knows the ins and outs of the laws.

    i found this link, which outlines a whole lot - http://www.cof.org/content/starting-a-foundation - but does anyone have any experience with foundations?
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    Duck face tagging along or does she need a shoulder to cry on?
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    lol. she's tagging along indeed.
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    lol

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    probably would need a non-profit company for starters. not easy to get btw

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    yeah, i'm not entirely sure i know what i want to do.
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    u have a niche u can start with. potheads

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    i need something more than stickers.
    not sure how a foundation works.
    think i'm gonna go to business school. lol
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    u don't need a business school to find out how a foundation works. google it

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    no, i understand that.
    my problem is that i want to start something...
    i don't know if a foundation is what i want to start. i'm not sure i know what i want my business to do.

    the foundation thing is a cool idea, but not sure how feasible it is without money.

    i think starting a scholarship would be pretty cool - probably need money for that.

    i think this thread was premature. lol
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    u're doing it backwards. first decide what u want to do and then find ways how to do it.

    and nothing is feasible without money. if your idea is worthy, people would invest. there are a lot of people with money that want to invest but don't have right ideas or people to invest into

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    yeah, i'm not even worried about the money aspect of this yet.
    but you're right, i need to figure out what the fuck i'm doing.
    LGR!

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