Education Program Overview

National Training Partners

In order to augment the training that we’re able to provide, MANP seeks out partnerships with national capacity-building organizations that bring expertise in a variety of subjects.

National Training Partners

Since 2000, QuickBooks® Made Easy™ has been teaching QuickBooks® seminars around the country for various groups, conducting webinars, and offering industry specific training on DVD-ROM. Their leader and primary trainer, Gregg S. Bossen, CPA, is not only an expert in the program, but he is the nation’s leading expert when it comes to Nonprofits that use QuickBooks®. Gregg’s teaching style is funny and entertaining, and his energy and knowledge of Nonprofits make his classes a unique experience. Gregg has taught new users as well as other CPAs, who are themselves considered experts in the software. In total, they have taught over 3,500 seminars to more than 55,000 students.

MindEdge is an innovative learning company specializing in higher education and professional development content and technology solutions. MindEdge was founded in 1998 by Harvard and MIT educators and continues to innovate in the rapidly changing landscape of online education. MindEdge offers a self-paced online Nonprofit Management Certificate program, plus certificates and coursework on a range of other topics relevant to nonprofit professionals. MANP members receive 10-20% off all courses (contact MANP in advance for the code). Browse the courses and learn more.

new NRMC logoNonprofit Risk Management Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit offering a wide range of services and webinars to help nonprofits with risk issues ranging from employment practices, to risk oversight and governance, enterprise risk management, fraud prevention, financial risk management, and youth protection. The Center has a 20-year history of advising best-in-class nonprofits and delivering practical advice that supports mission fulfillment. In addition to being a training partner, Nonprofit Risk Management Center provides additional discounts and benefits to MANP members.


Idealware, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, provides thoroughly researched, impartial, and accessible resources about software to help nonprofits make smart software decisions. By synthesizing vast amounts of original research into credible and approachable information, Idealware helps nonprofits to make the most of their time and financial resources. Idealware’s webinars cover topics such as fundraising software selection, social media policies and best practices, technology planning, email marketing, and more. In addition to events offered in partnership with MANP and promoted on our site, our members receive a discount on any other webinars that Idealware offers (by contacting MANP in advance for a code.)