Microbusiness & Nonprofit Support Program

SDVLP’s Microbusiness and Nonprofit Support Program (“MNSP”) provides legal services to low-income entrepreneurs and microbusinesses in San Diego, as well as to nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to serve disadvantaged, low-income San Diegans.

Microbusiness & Nonprofit Support Program

SDVLP’s Microbusiness and Nonprofit Support Program (“MNSP”) provides legal services to low-income entrepreneurs and microbusinesses in San Diego, as well as to nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to serve disadvantaged, low-income San Diegans.

Assistance to Microbusinesses and Low-income Entrepreneurs

Staff and volunteer attorneys provide legal assistance to eligible microbusinesses in a variety of areas, including:

  • Business Entity Formation (LLCs, Partnerships, Sole Proprietorships, etc.)
  • Review and Drafting of Business Contracts
  • Lease Agreements
  • Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents
  • Employment Issues
  • Insurance
  • Permitting

If you seek assistance with an existing small business or wish to start a new business, please click on the button below to apply for Legal Services (Microbusinesses), or call (619) 235-5656, ext. 131.

Assistance to Nonprofit Organizations

Staff and volunteer attorneys provide assistance to eligible nonprofit organizations in a variety of areas, including:

  • Nonprofit Formation/Tax Exemption
  • Corporate Governance
  • Contracts
  • Lease Agreements
  • Employment
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate/Land Use

If you seek assistance with an existing nonprofit organization or wish to start a new nonprofit organization that serves disadvantaged, low-income San Diegans, please click on the button below to download the Application for Legal Services (Nonprofit Organizations), or call (619) 235-5656, ext. 131.

Application for Legal Services (Nonprofit Organizations)