Case Studies: Considering Starting a 501C4?

Feb 01, 2017
  • Description

Deciding whether—or when—to establish a 501(c)(4) organization is never an easy decision. Questions about purpose, scope, funding, perception, timing, and legal compliance all come into play. There are few definitive "right" and "wrong" answers. Each group needs to determine what is right for it. These case studies describe how three different groups, with different structures, needs, and pressures, answered the questions for themselves.