The AICPA’s Not-for-Profit Section provides resources to support those who work with and for not-for-profit (NFP) organizations.

Explore the benefits of Section membership.

Access information, tools, white papers and practice aids.

Find out about upcoming events and networking opportunities.

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Not-for-Profit Certificate Programs
Build your expertise with the AICPA's Not-for-Profit Certificate I and II. Use our self-assessment tool to determine which certificate best meets your learning needs.
Thinking of joining the AICPA Not-for-Profit Section?
Get access to exclusive tools and learning resources. View our complete guide to member benefits.
Digital Badge Digital Badges Now Available!
AICPA digital badges are THE way to share professional accomplishments. Once you earn one (or more!), post them on LinkedIn, Facebook and your website. Tweet them to your followers and even add them to your email signature.


CPE & Events 

Upcoming Webcasts

View the complete webcast calendar. Past events are archived here.

Want to get free webcasts? Join the AICPA Not-for-Profit Section and get four complimentary webcasts; one 2-hour webcast is offered each quarter. That's 8 hours of CPE credit free for you. Plus, get access to exclusive not-for-profit resources.

Not-for-Profit Industry News from AICPA

NFP eNews Alerts
Get the latest news, trends and developments affecting not-for-profits.


News from the Journal of Accountancy

CPAs satisfied as average salary tops six figures
September 25, 2017

FASB proposes changes to grant and contribution accounting
August 3, 2017

Regulations address new statutory due dates for many tax returns

July 19, 2017

NFP audit committees: Getting oversight right
June 23, 2017

Unlimited paid time off: Is it a good idea for your organization?

June 5, 2017

Overtime and stress are common during month-end close processes

May 2, 2017

View archives of the Journal of Accountancy on NFP and tax-exempt org topics.


Learn about the AICPA's Not-for-Profit Section.

More on AICPA TV

Popular Posts 

4 Steps to Create Exceptional Not-for-Profit Liquidity Disclosures Learn how to tackle the new liquidity disclosures that will be required for not-for-profits.

Financial Statement Changes: 5 Steps for Not-for-Profit Boards Make sure boards are up to speed on the new NFP financial reporting guidance.

FASB Addresses Accounting for Grants and Contracts Read about the changes proposed in the latest exposure draft.

Nonprofit Challenges: Accounting for Gifts-in-Kind
Learn about common challenges in applying accounting guidance for gifts-in-kind.

Rethink Your Not-for-Profit's Chart of Accounts, Part I
ASU 2016-14 implementation, viewed through the lens of your chart of accounts.

NFP gift acceptance considerationsNot-for-Profit Gifts: Will You Say Thanks or No Thanks? Read about important gift acceptance considerations.

8 Tips to Determine Your Not-for-Profit's Year-End
Find out what not-for-profits should consider when choosing a year-end date.

Read more blog posts on not-for-profit topics from AICPA Insights.

Contact Us  

Meet our Not-for-Profit Section advisory council and technical staff.

The Not-for-Profit Advisory Council provides valuable resources to our Not-for-Profit Section members.

Chris Cole, CPA, CFE, CGMA
Associate Director, Product Management & Development
(919) 402-4844

Ashley BrittonAshley Britton, CPA
Lead Manager, Not-for-Profit Content Development
(919) 490-4352

Lana Richards, CPA
Manager, Not-for-Profit Content Development
(919) 402-4868

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Join the AICPA Not-for-Profit Section

Get access to exclusive tools in the Not-for-Profit Resource Library, free webcasts, a complimentary subscription to eNewsAlerts, online networking forums, and discounts off our entire catalog of not-for-profit products. 

View our Complete Guide to Benefits (PDF). 

Membership Eligibility
AICPA members and Associate, non-CPA Associate or International Associate members are eligible to join the NFP Section

New to AICPA?
Visit the membership page to select your member category according to your eligibility. Then follow the join process and add the NFP Section to your membership.

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