Online Continuing Education

Take advantage of over 300 on-demand learning resources for you and your team! Topics include fundraising, digital communications, board governance, leadership development, volunteerism and much more! Create a free account today and access the tools and resources you need to be excellent, meet your mission, raise more money, and strengthen your board! THIS BENEFIT AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS! 


Idealware’s online and recorded seminars – highlighted on our upcoming events page – are designed to share unbiased information to help nonprofits make informed technology decisions. Webinars include candid advice and product comparisons from experts in the field. (Members receive a 15% discount on idealware courses. Login and select “Discount Codes” for the code to use at checkout.)


The Nonprofit Finance Fund provides loans, financial consulting and growth capital services to help nonprofits improve their capacity and strengthen their communities. As part of their mission, they conduct several webinar series throughout the year to help nonprofit leaders understand their organization’s finances. Maryland Nonprofits’ members receive a discount on NFF’s webinars, highlighted on our upcoming events page. (Members receive a 10% discount on Nonprofit Finance Fund courses. Login and select “Discount Codes” for the code to use at checkout.)


Earn a certificate in nonprofit management and CFRE continuing education credits online in just seven courses! All courses are completely web-based and last from 2-10 hours. Classes include:

  • Leadership in a Nonprofit Organization
  • Introduction to Fundraising
  • Board and Volunteer Development
  • Budgeting in a Nonprofit Organization
  • How to Read a Nonprofit Financial Statement
  • Strategy for Nonprofit Organizations
  • Principles of Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations 

MindEdge has been approved as a Continuing Education Provider by Certified Fund Raising Executives (CFRE) International. View full class details. (Members receive a 10% discount on MindEdge courses. Login and select “Discount Codes” for the code to use at checkout.)


Take interactive, online courses on almost any topic from nonprofit management, event planning, and grant writing to classes for your own personal development. Each six-week class is taught by an expert instructor and costs only $89 for Members ($109 for non-members). Carefully check the “Requirements” section of the class description before registering as some classes require the purchase of special texts or specific computer system requirements. Online registration with prepayment by credit card only. No vouchers accepted. If you are unhappy with a class, you may drop during the first week for a full refund. See upcoming classes. (Members, to view and register for member-discounted courses, login and find Ed2Go under “Discount Codes”). 

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