Brace yourself for bad news if you hate budget planning. Especially when starting a nonprofit, it’s crucial that you return again and again to the budgeting process. Tweak it, assess and reassess it, and adjust as necessary—your nonprofit budget will never be finished. And if you mistakenly think you can take it easy for a while so that you can concentrate on other tasks associated with starting a nonprofit, you’ll regret it.
For a thorough run-down of the budgeting process when starting a nonprofit, read the article linked below.
Budgets that Breathe [Nonprofit Assistance Fund]