2013 Nonprofit Awards
Let's celebrate Minnesota's outstanding nonprofits together! Nominate your nonprofit today for a Nonprofit Mission or Excellence Award. More details »
2014 Board Election
The MCN Nominating Committee is currently seeking nominations for individuals to represent their communities and serve on the MCN board of directors. This call for nominations is the start of the selection process for MCN’s 2014 board of directors and we invite you to nominate now!
Coming June 2013!
Join the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits and the Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs on June 25, to share strategies and solutions about how nonprofit organizations and government agencies can increase their abilities to engage individuals, improve systems and strengthen communities. Learn more!
Philanthropy Leaders Forum
Join MCN for the Philanthropy Leaders Forum, featuring Jennifer Ford Reedy, president of the Bush Foundation. A great opportunity to hear first-hand what philanthropy leaders are thinking about changes for the sector in 2013 and beyond, the forum will include a formal presentation by Jennifer, followed by a question and answer period, and a light continental breakfast. Learn more!
The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits is the largest state association of nonprofits in the U.S. With over 2,000 members, we provide resources, training and information to help nonprofits do their jobs better. Learn more about how MCN:
- Saves nonprofits time and money.
- Provides timely resources & training.
- Protects the nonprofit sector.
Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence
MCN offers a guide for nonprofit board members and managers based on the fundamental values of quality, responsibility and accountability. The ten characteristic accountability principles distinguish the nonprofit sector from government and business.
Nonprofit Insurance Advisors is a service of the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. With an insider's perspective on the scope and scale of the nonprofit sector's insurance needs, Nonprofit Insurance Advisors will go that extra mile for organizations of all sizes. Get a quote »
MCN at the Capitol
A Champion for the Sector
MCN supports individual nonprofits and Minnesota’s nonprofit sector to be their own best voice. Our policy work is focused on informing nonprofits and policymakers about what proposals mean to nonprofits and how nonprofits can serve as a resource to policymakers.
MCN Member Benefits