Welcome to the Institute for Nonprofit Training Certification & Services!

We are excited to offer our online nonprofit certification course and training services to nonprofit organizations. Our mission is to provide quality, affordable education and training to help nonprofits achieve their goals with management skills and other important tools to help them succeed. Our courses are designed by experts in the field and are updated regularly to reflect the latest changes in nonprofit law and best practices.


Psychology of Leadership
in nonprofit administration

Priscilla Zarinelli

Master of Arts in Psychology MFT/PCC

About the course: The Psychology of Leadership in Nonprofit Administration Course is a self-reflecting, self-evaluating, self-empowering evidence-based, course of study from the perspective of the Servant Leadership Theory.

Course objective: There are several types of leadership styles. This course emphasizes the ability to lead with self-awareness and understanding personal internal challenges before leading others. Leadership is to influence. To lead as an influencer in a positive direction or course of action requires one to be attuned to any problems with personal identity. This model is all-inclusive as it considers individuals in terms of spirit, soul, body, and their relationship with Jesus Christ.


Revocable Trust Package

Includes Dr. Johnson prepare your Revocable Trust, Will, Healthcare Directive, Quick Deed (property) for you. 

Revocable Trust

Have Dr. Johnson prepare only your Revocable Trust for you.

State and Federal 501 (c) (3)

Have Dr. Johnson prepare both your State Non-Profit Process and your 501 (c) (3) Federal determination Process for you.

501 (c) (3) Federal Determination

Have Dr. Johnson prepare only your 501 (c) (3) Federal Determination Process for you. Does not include the state non-profit process.

State Non-Profit Process

Have Dr. Johnson prepare only your State Non-Profit Process for you. Does not include the 501 (c) (3) Federal Determination Process.

501 (C ) (3) Federal Tax Exemption 1023 Long Form

Have Dr. Johnson prepare your Federal 501(C) (3) federal tax exemption 1023 Long Form for you. This is for (churches, hospitals, etc….)

S-Corp Preparation

Have Dr. Johnson prepare for your S-Corp. Does not include state document fees.

C-Corp Preparation

Have Dr. Johnson prepare your C-Corp for you. Does not include state document fees.

Doctor Eva Johnson

Dr. Eva Johnson, Founder

With more than 10 years of experience in higher education and seven years of experience in community service, Dr. Johnson has the necessary understanding to provide the education that many people need when running a nonprofit organization. Her accomplishments range from starting her own school, Woman of the Year Award, leadership positions, and multiple higher education course teachings — giving her a unique perspective on teaching related to nonprofit organizations.

The Institute for Nonprofit Training, Certification & Services is a Veteran Minority-owned corporation that provides nonprofit leadership training, certification, consulting offering certificate courses via the classroom and online (virtually).

  • Full certification and training to run a non profit for much less than a University program
  • Fully online on your time at an affordable rate
  • Explore our programs
  • Get official (501)(c)(3) status for your nonprofit

The institute was developed to address research that has shown that nonprofits lack the management tools to be successful. Leaders and managers who are not properly trained and educated will lead their organizations to costly delays LEADING TO critical substantial issues related to government rules, guidelines and regulations. The Institute for Nonprofit Training, Certification & Services uses best practices and practical application. 

Doctor Eva Johnson

Priscilla Zarinelli

Priscilla Zarinelli holds a Master of Arts in Psychology with a dual emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy & Professional Clinical Counseling from Brandman University, now known as UMass Global.

As a Marriage and Family Therapist with real-life experience working with individuals, couples, families, children, military service members, and veterans, Priscilla assists clients with making life changes for the better. She has dealt with a wide range of issues, including anxiety and depression, alcohol, substance abuse, and relationship challenges, and examined social issues that may have influenced a client’s mental health.

As a mental health counselor, Priscilla worked with individuals to identify situations, behaviors, and thoughts that interfered with their wellness and recovery. She emphasizes talk therapy to elicit life changes that will support clients’ cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and spiritual well-being.

From the perspective of leading to serve, Priscilla strives to motivate individuals to lead with self-awareness and an understanding of personal challenges before leading others. Her desire is to empower individuals for sustained positive improvement to become the best version of themselves they desire.

Our Online Classes

We offer many of our online courses face-to-face in Shreveport and the surrounding region.

Nonprofit Board Development & Training Certificate

If you’re the head of a nonprofit organization, or are a critical aspect of its everyday functions, it’s important to have a clear understanding of how the board of directors should act.

Introduction to Nonprofit Management: The Chief Executive Officer

Speaking of the board of directors, they have the important responsibility of interviewing and hand-picking the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who will run the entire organization and ensure it accomplished its mission.

Nonprofit Volunteer Recruitment & Retention Certificate

Volunteers are the lifeblood of any nonprofit organization as it continues to work towards its mission of improving the world around us.

Become A Nonprofit Corporation (501)(c)(3)

If you have a mission to change the world around you, and believe your cause is worthy, you’ll need help developing an idea into an official nonprofit organization.

Nonprofit Fundraising Certificate

Fundraising is absolutely critical to the short-term and long-term goals of a nonprofit organization.

Advanced Grant Writing Essentials

In addition to gathering donations from the community at large, it’s your responsibility as a nonprofit organization leader to obtain enough financial support to continue on with your mission.

Psychology Of Leadership

Leadership is to influence. To lead as an influence is to affect, inspire, and motivate individuals to desire change. Discernment of self and understanding the cause for personal thoughts resulting in unfavorable outcomes are critical before leading others. As a Servant Leader be empowered Leading to Serve.

What Our Programs Offer

Fully Online

The Institute for Nonprofit Training Certification & Services offers online nonprofit certification courses that are flexible and convenient for busy schedules. Our online courses are designed by experts in the field and offer the same quality education as our traditional classroom courses.

Affordable Programs

We believe that quality education should be affordable and accessible to everyone. That’s why we offer a variety of online courses at different price points. We also offer discounts for groups and organizations that register for our courses.

Quality Education

The Institute for Nonprofit Training Certification & Services is committed to providing quality education to nonprofit organizations. We know the importance for nonprofit organizations to have all the necessary tools to succeed, and we tailor our courses around best practices in the industry.

Main Concerns That Haunt a nonprofit

There are a few main concerns that tend to haunt a nonprofit. The first is how to maintain a functioning, ethical, and effective Board of Directors. Second is the challenge of financial sustainability in an ever-changing funding environment. Lastly is the need for succession planning to ensure the long-term viability of the organization. At the Institute for Nonprofit Training Certification & Services, we offer courses to cover the most pressing concerns for nonprofits.

Whether You Are Starting or Running a Nonprofit, Our Team Can Help

If you are thinking of starting a nonprofit organization, our team can help you get started on the right foot. We offer courses on how to start and run a nonprofit, as well as how to manage finances and fundraising. If you are already running a nonprofit, we can help you take it to the next level with our courses on management, strategic planning, and marketing.

Take Your Nonprofit
Knowledge to the Next Level

The Institute for Nonprofit Training Certification & Services is dedicated to helping nonprofit organizations succeed. We offer quality, affordable, and convenient online courses that are designed by experts in the field. Whether you are starting or running a nonprofit, our team can help you achieve your goals. Contact us today to learn more about our courses and services!