Professional Development & Events

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement promotes professional development for all staff members, board members and volunteers of an organization. We offer over 100 education classes a year covering topic areas such as board governance, finance, fundraising, HR support, leadership development, marketing, communications, technology and more. All classes are led by expert faculty members with experience working in the nonprofit sector.

Get a full list of upcoming classes below or sort classes by location: Center for Nonprofit Advancement, Nonprofit Village, THEARC, or Prince George's County.

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Center members enjoy discounted registration on Center’s professional development and leadership opportunities. Learn more.

The Center is excited to be expanding our education program into Prince George’s County, MD in 2018! Check back in January to see all of the educational offerings that will take place in the first half of the year.

Date: May 31, 2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to strategically engage volunteers to help build capacity for your organization.
Date: June 5, 2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Come learn about some often ignored internal control features in QuickBooks that will make even your auditors happy.
Date: June 13, 2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
This interactive presentation will explore hands on concepts in budgeting for your nonprofit.
Date: June 14, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to succinctly tell your organization’s story so you can more effectively advocate for your mission.
Date: June 20, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Gain a better understanding of how to make your grant proposals stand out by using sticky ideas that will resonate with grant reviewers.
Date: June 22, 2018 - 9:30am - 11:00am
Date: November 9, 2018 - 9:30am - 11:00am