Trainings + Webinars
MANP’s Webinar Library includes recordings of past webinars so that nonprofit staff and volunteers can access professional development at their convenience. Our library is reviewed and updated on an annual basis to ensure the most up-to-date information is being shared. The Webinar Library is exclusively available to MANP members.
After registering for the Webinar Library, you will receive a confirmation email with the password needed to view the following videos. Please call us at 207-871-1885 or email Learn@NonprofitMaine.org if you have any questions.
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The Silent Money Siphon: What Nonprofits Need to Know About Hidden Credit Card Processing Costs
Presented by Howard Goldstein, Merchant Advocate
This webinar provides an overview of the merchant services industry and learn how to determine if a processor is overcharging. This highlights a MANP Member benefit through Merchant Advocate.
Government Grants and Contracts: How to Get Reimbursement for Your Indirect Costs
Presented by Beth Bowsky, National Council of Nonprofits + David L. Thompson, National Council of Nonprofits
This webinar covers the OMB Uniform Guidance and what an organization needs to do to take advantage of and comply with the rules.
The Auditors Are Coming! How to Get Ready For Their Annual Visit
Presented by Gregory Csikos, CPA, CFE, Purdy Powers & Company
This webinar discusses what an audit is, what the process involves, and how management can best prepare for the audit to ensure a smooth and efficient experience for all parties.
Going Out to Bid: A Guide to Approaching the RFP Process
Presented by Emily Stumhofer, Nonprofit Risk Management Center
This webinar, offered in partnership with the Nonprofit Risk Management Center, explores the topic of creating and using a Request for Proposals (RFP) and provides tools and insights to help determine when to use an RFP.
Tracking Restricted Grants in QuickBooks
Presented by Gregg S. Bossen, QuickBooks Made Easy
This webinar provides a hands-on, step-by-step approach to grants management in QuickBooks.
Implementing the New Not-for-Profit Financial Reporting Standard: A Deep Dive
Presented by Peter Montano, PGM Accounting, + Hadje Esmiller, Wipfli | Macpage
This webinar covers the Accounting Standards Update (ASU) by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) including requirements and effective dates.
Marketing + Communications
What?! Me Handle a Crisis?
Presented by Roland Adams
This webinar provides an overview of potential crises an organization can face and covers proven approaches to survive and thrive.
Public Policy + Advocacy
Advocacy Under the Dome: Nonprofits + Policymakers Working Together
Presented by Robert S. Howe and Pam L. Cahill, Howe, Cahill & Company
This webinar address how to effectively advocate for issues that have an impact on nonprofits and those they serve, while also increasing the respect and support for the nonprofit community among elected officials, opinion leaders and the general public.
Legislative Testimony: How To Make It Compelling And Effective
Presented by Mary Erin Casale, former Advocacy and PR Manager, Maine Association of Nonprofits
This webinar explores the basic rules of lobbying, how to track legislation and determine when to provide input, and how to identify times and circumstances that are points for influence.
Resource + Fund Development
Fundraising and the Board of Directors
Presented by Lisa Jepson Wahlstrom, CFRE, Ovation Fundraising Counsel
This webinar discusses when, where, how and why to include board members in fundraising, and provides tips on making fundraising easier for both board members and staff.
007: Licensed to Fundraise
Presented by Robert H. Levin, Attorney at Law
This webinar provides an overview of Maine’s Charitable Solicitations Act as well as an explanation of the different licensing categories and filing requirements.
Staff + Volunteer Management
Creating an Internship Program That Works
Presented by Beth C. Richardson, JD
This webinar presents important concepts on identifying and creating a meaningful internship program for your organization.
Navigating the Overtime Rule: Guidance From the Experts
Presented by Pamela Megathlin, Maine Department of Labor + David L. Thompson, National Council of Nonprofits
This webinar provides an overview of the Department of Labor’s ruling related to employee overtime and the considerations nonprofits must assume as they prepare and manage their organizational budgets related to employee cost.
A Guide to Workplace Best Practices: How to Promote a Harassment-Free Workplace
Presented by Sally A. Morris, Attorney at Law, LLC
This webinar provides an overview of the law of harassment in the workplace and provides information and tools to navigate difficult circumstances within the workplace.
Strategic + Operational Planning
New Nonprofits Boot Camp: Using Legal and Tax Best Practices to Propel Results and Fulfill Your Mission
Presented by Ari Solotoff, Esq., Bernstein Shur + Nicholas Porto, Baker Newman Noyes
This webinar – specifically designed for new nonprofits and tax-exempt organizations – provides a holistic view of the legal and tax best practices that lie at the heart of strong nonprofit performance.