Common Good Vermont Launches 2022-2023 Nonprofit Management Certificate Program

Common Good Vermont is now accepting applications for its Nonprofit Management (NPM) Certificate Program The NPM Program provides immediately applicable training in the core competencies of nonprofit management and emerging nonprofit issues. Designed for active practitioners and leaders in Northern New England’s vibrant nonprofit community, whether you are currently in a leadership position or are new to the sector, this program is for you.   

In its third year as an independent, virtual program, the NPM Certificate is Vermont’s longest-standing training program for nonprofit leaders and the only program of its kind. Participants will engage with content through a mix of self-guided learning, bi-weekly virtual classes, and cohort discussions. Our list of trainers and speakers includes some of Vermont’s leading nonprofit consultants, funders, and policymakers who support Vermont’s nonprofit sector. This year’s program will start on October 7th and meet online biweekly through January. 

Topics covered include, but are not limited to:  

  • Introduction to Nonprofit Organizations & VT’s Nonprofit Sector 
  • Personal & Organizational Leadership 
  • Governance & Board Leadership 
  • Organizational Development & Strategic Planning 
  • Human Resources & People Management 
  • Fundraising & Development 
  • Nonprofit Financial Management 
  • Outcomes & Evaluation 

Applications for the 2022-2023 cohort will be accepted on a rolling basis with preference given to those on the waitlist. Financial assistance is available for eligible participants. For more information or to apply to Common Good Vermont’s Nonprofit Management Certificate Program, visit

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