Advocacy Training and Events


Our advocacy trainings and events calendar includes a mixture of webinars, in-person convenings, advocacy workshops, face-time with elected officials and their staffers, and networking with other nonprofits around the state. Join us at our next gathering!

Want to be the first to hear about MCN's next advocacy training or event? Subscribe to our e-newsletter, The Nonprofit Advocate. You'll also receive updates on federal and state level policy that affects nonprofits and ways to engage in timely action with policymakers on these issues!

2018 MCN Advocacy Training and Events

Don't see what you need or missed a training that you wanted to attend? Check out our Nonprofit Advocate's Toolkit for relevant resources and even recorded webinars. Please also email us with any suggestions for future trainings that would be helpful to your nonprofit advocacy.

Register! Nonprofits, Elections, Oh My! Virtual Training: Tuesday, August 14 at 1:00 p.m.

More opportunities to show up and advocate this year! 

  • Engage with elected officials: Throughout the year, MCN will host free events that brings together elected officials with nonprofit and philanthropic leaders for informal conversations.
  • Stay updated on federal policy: Find information, updates, and tools needed by nonprofits to influence federal decision making on MCN’s federal policy website.
  • Participate in future trainings: MCN’s public policy team will hold additional trainings and opportunities to strengthen your advocacy muscle this summer and fall.


Scholarships are available for paid trainings. Please contact Taylor Putz at tputz@minnesotanonprofits.org with questions or accommodation requests.

Individual Login

You are signed in as:

View My Account divider Logout