Free Online Courses for New Nonprofit Professionals

Learn essential topics to help you start your new nonprofit career including landing your first job, common roles and job titles, and how nonprofits operate

Here are a few of our most popular courses on nonprofit basics

Know Your Sector
Ben Klasky
Learn the types of nonprofits and what you need to be successful when new to the nonprofit sector.
Nonprofit Essentials Certificate
NonprofitReady.org
Earn a free certificate and learn the skills you need to build a thriving career in the nonprofit sector. 
Strategies for a Successful Nonprofit Job Search
Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation
Take the guesswork out of finding nonprofit jobs and landing your ideal position.

Whether you're new to the nonprofit sector or want to enhance your skills, NonprofitReady offers over 500 free online courses, videos, and how-to guides to help you develop your career and do more good

NonprofitReady is a signature program of the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation. Our mission is to enable nonprofit professionals and volunteers to develop their career and do more good by providing high quality, relevant online learning resources at zero cost. Contact us to learn more.

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