Are you a person whose passion lies in creating an organization that helps in an emergency? Or, are you someone who longs to engage and encourage the human spirit? Wait! Maybe you're the one who wants to educate while shaping values and goals! Then again, maybe your special talent lies in promoting places, people, and things? Whatever brings you to creating your own nonprofit, this lesson is here to guide the way. You'll go over some basic nonprofit terminology, look at why you want to start a nonprofit, and finish by learning some ways to obtain your goals. In no time at all, you'll be able to speak exactly and professionally in the language of your peers. This is an important first step to your full understanding of the path you seek to follow.