United Midcoast Charities has announced that it will offer free educational opportunities, on topics designed to support nonprofit sustainability and impact, throughout 2019. The series was developed in response to needs expressed by UMC’s nonprofit grantees.

Midcoast nonprofit representatives are invited to register for UMC’s inaugural workshop in the series, Gift Acceptance, Investment & Spending Policies, Feb. 7 at 9 a.m. at Allen Insurance and Financial, 34 Elm St., Camden to learn the hows and whys of developing gift acceptance and investment policies. The presenters are experienced gift planners, Abe Dugal and Sarah Ruef-Lindquist. The workshop is open to nonprofit board members and executives who have a hand in developing organizational polices. Space is limited so registration is requested in advance. For more information or to register, visit unitedmidcoastcharities.org or call UMC at 236-2299.