Charitable Webinars


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Monthly Webinars

The Attorney General’s office provides webinar training to assist charitable leaders understand their responsibilities. A board governance webinar is held on the first Wednesday of each month, and a webinar on the charitable registration system is held on the third Wednesday of each month. Both webinars begin at noon and last approximately one hour.

You must register in advance to participate in the webinars, and will need access to the internet and either a telephone connection or the ability to use the computer's audio functions. Participants are able to ask or email questions during the webinars.

Click the "Charitable Registration Webinar" and "Board Governance Webinar" links for more details and to register for the webinars.

Recorded Webinars

Nonprofit Board Governance

Board members play a critical role in protecting the integrity and resources of charitable organizations. This approximately hour-long webinar provides a basic overview of the legal responsibilities that board members of charities have. A recording of the webinar can be viewed below.

Cybersecurity 101 for Nonprofits

This recorded webinar contains basic information that charities should consider in order to protect their valuable donor, client, employee, and other data from cyber hackers. Charities, like for-profit businesses, have information that cyber criminals value. Taking basic steps to protect your organization's information can reduce your risks. This webinar covers both prevention and response stategies for charities. Click the link below to view the webinar.


​COVID-19's Effect on Ohio Nonprofits

Beth Short and Abigail Jacobs of the Ohio Attorney General's Charitable Law Section and Heather Bradley, director of the Center for Nonprofit Resources, discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the state's nonprofit organizations in the video below.