Employee Handbook for Nonprofits and Small Businesses


 This attached sample employee handbook is designed for nonprofit organizations and small businesses. The document is annotated with explanatory endnotes, including citations to applicable law and alternatives.  

This document should not be construed as legal advice. Please contact an attorney for legal advice about your organization’s specific situation. This document should not be used “as is” but should be modified after careful consideration of your specific organization’s employment policies and procedures. We recommend that this handbook not be converted into a final employee handbook without attorney review and approval.


Click here for a WORD document containing the text of the handbook that can be edited.