5 Resources for Nonprofits in Maryland


Here at Redstart, we love nonprofits! We adore organizations who are actively trying to change their communities and the world around them. We are fortunate to have three excellent organizations supporting nonprofits in the state of Maryland and surrounding areas.


Here are five amazing resources and some of the must attend events for nonprofits in Maryland.


Maryland Nonprofits Legislative Preview – Maryland NonprofitsThe Legislative Preview gives you insider information directly from policymakers and nonprofit advocates on what to expect from the upcoming legislative session each year. You can make connections, get the budget forecast, sharpen your game, and recognize nonprofit legislative champions. Be on the lookout for this session in January of each year. You can check out one attendee’s perspective from this year’s preview here: https://www.marylandnonprofits.org/an-undergraduates-experience-at-the-2019-legislative-preview/


Fundraising Day in Maryland – The Association of Fundraising Professionals Maryland ChapterFundraising Day in Maryland delivers dynamic programming for fundraisers at all levels of experience and in all types of organizations. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, full-time fundraiser or consultant, Fundraising Day in Maryland has the skill-sharpening workshops and networking opportunities you need. And it also includes the two day workshop on the Fundamentals of Fundraising.  https://afpmd.memberclicks.net/about-fundraising-day


Maryland Nonprofits Annual Conference – Maryland NonprofitsThe 2019 Annual Conference, #MANOAC19, will take place over two days in October 2019 and convene members of Maryland Nonprofits, the Maryland Association of Resources for Families & Youth (MARFY), and other nonprofit stakeholders from across the state. The Annual Conference brings together over 300 senior nonprofit decision-makers from across Maryland. Don’t miss this chance to learn new skills, gain advocacy updates and network with your colleagues from across the state. https://www.marylandnonprofits.org/about-maryland-nonprofits/events/sponsorship-opportunities/


AFP National Philanthropy Day – The Association of Fundraising Professionals – National Philanthropy Day pays tribute to the invaluable contributions that philanthropy has made to our personal lives, our state, and the world. It acknowledges the entire spectrum of services provided by the nonprofit community and recognizes the profound impact that philanthropy has on the quality of our lives and the fabric of our society.



Trainings from The Center for Nonprofit Advancement The Center for Nonprofit Advancement offers classes led by expert faculty members with experience working in the nonprofit sector. They offer classes at several locations throughout the region and are always looking to expand accessibility. The Center for Nonprofit Advancement offers over 100 training opportunities each year, including education classes for a broad range of skill sets, Board Basics A to Z and the Executive Preparation Institute.



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