Nonprofit Accounting Essentials

Essentials of Nonprofit Accounting Course

In partnership with Charity CFO

Accounting basics are present in nearly all leadership roles in the cause sector. Are you prepared?
Many founders, leaders, and board members of small nonprofits struggle to understand and explain their finances. This course can change all of that.

Instructor Tosha Anderson, CPA will guide you through the essentials of nonprofit accounting, presented in 3 easy-to-understand video lessons. Learn the differences between nonprofit accounting and for-profit accounting, how to tell if your NPO is financially healthy, and talk confidently about your finances with board members and donors.

This course also includes access to the Cause Network – a complete library of content, resources, and opportunities. Search out topics that are relevant to your organization and follow them to be notified when new content is added. Cause Network also includes discounts on premier events like Cause Camp.

Learn about your instructor, Tosha Anderson, CPA

As Founder & CEO of The Charity CFO, Tosha Anderson committed her career to work with nonprofits across the United States, with a focus on financial thought leadership, unique accounting guidance, and fiscal management. After recognizing the need for specialized accounting services with limited financial resources, Tosha built a practice that has helped hundreds of nonprofits achieve best accounting practices.

Prior to this role, Tosha spent more than 15 years working alongside nonprofits in many capacities, including as an auditor, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), board member, dedicated volunteer, and a knowledgeable consultant. With this experience, she has developed an experienced team who are knowledgeable of the best practices and processes to make sure your accounting is exactly what you need for your organization and stakeholders.

Tosha holds a master’s in business administration from Webster University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Saint Louis University. Additionally, she is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Become a Member

Whether you’re with a large team or a solo entrepreneur looking to start the next great cause, we have a membership package that will help you grow your network and your cause.