How to Register

  1. Create an account and/or log in to the website
  2. Select an event from our event calendar
  3. Click “Register Now,” located at the top and bottom of each event page
  4. Select the appropriate event fee
  5. If paying by check select the “I will send payment by check” option
  6. Complete the online form and click “Continue”
  7. Review your registration information and click “Continue”
  8. A “Thank You for Registering for an Event” page appears when registration is successfully completed
  9. An event confirmation or invoice will be emailed to you

Online registration is available to individuals who have created an account on our website (it’s free and easy). To register multiple participants or someone other than yourself, use the print registration form which is available during the registration process. Registrations will not be confirmed without full payment and are processed in the order they are received. Registering and paying online is the fastest way to complete a registration.

Pay by Credit Card

Follow the registration instructions above and submit credit or debit card information. NAO accepts Visa, MasterCard and debit cards through a secure online payment system. If you are uncomfortable paying online please call us at 503.239.4001, ext. 123 to complete registrations and payment over the phone.

Pay by Check or Money Order

Follow the registration instructions above and select “I will send payment by check” option. Complete the online registration form, print it and mail or fax it along with full payment (check or money order), to Nonprofit Association of Oregon, 5100 SW Macadam Avenue, Suite 360, Portland, OR 97239.

Please note that registration will not be finalized until payment is received. Please send payment within two weeks.

Other Payment Options

Please contact for questions regarding vouchers, purchase orders, scholarships and other forms of payment.

Refunds: Workshops, Professional Development Network Sessions, and Online Learning

NAO will assess a 25% handling charge for cancellations received up to five business days prior to the training event. Cancellations received after this time frame will not be refunded.

Event registrations are transferable from one participant to another within an organization; however, NAO is not able to transfer a registration payment from one event to another. Contact to cancel, transfer, or inquire about event concerns.

Refunds: Network Season Pass

NAO does not refund season passes for our peer networks and training series. Season passes are transferable within an organization. To transfer a season pass, please contact us at


NAO's members and affiliates receive a 10% discount on our public training events. Discounts are not available retroactively. Select the appropriate payment option when registering for an event online. Membership and affiliation is confirmed by staff.

No Shows

If you are unable to attend a workshop and have not cancelled in advance, your payment will not be refunded.

Cancellation Policy

NAO reserves the right to cancel any event. In the event of cancellation, registrants will receive a full refund. We also reserve the right to substitute event presenters.

Special Needs

NAO serves the entire community and welcomes people with special needs. Please contact at least one week prior to the event with special requests.

Questions About Training?

Email or call 503.239.4001, ext. 123.