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Embracing Best Practices:
Introduction to the Standards for Excellence

For the past 20 years, hundreds of organizations have used Maryland Nonprofits’ Standards for Excellence® Code to help nonprofits become more sustainable and accountable. Learn how to use the Standards to propel your organization forward in this 2-hour introductory course.

The course will provide an overview of the Standards for Excellence 67 performance indicators and give participants an opportunity to assess their own organizations. Attendees will learn how to tap into a complete library of the resources available to nonprofits who wish to use the Standards for Excellence to strengthen their organizations.

The concepts covered are relevant to organizations of all sizes.

Participants will:

  • Learn about the four components of the Standards for Excellence program
  • Receive an overview of Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector
  • Take the Standards for Excellence organizational assessment 
  • Trouble shoot nonprofit challenges using the Standards for Excellence code as a guide and tool 
  • Learn strategies for overcoming some of the most challenging Standards
Register For This Event

Register by November 24, 2023 to receive a copy of The Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector, prior to the class start date. 

Date and Time:

December 6, 2023 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST

Location:  Virtual

Ticket Pricing

  • Member Ticket: $35
  • Non-Member Ticket: $70
  • Nonprofit Development Center Ticket: FREE

(Be sure to be logged into the Standards for Excellence members site so that you can take advantage of member pricing.)

Event Registration