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About MCN

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) was founded in 1987 to meet the increasing information needs of nonprofits and to convene nonprofits to address issues facing the sector. Through MCN, nonprofits join together across interest areas to work on issues of common concern to all.

From Our Members

Denny Caneff

Superior Hiking Trail Association

It never fails. When a nonprofit management or governance question comes up, we say, "What does MCN have on that?"

MCN is a reliable and trusted source for not just core resources and information, but on-the-fly advice.

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Upcoming

Events

VirtualLive/Online
Apr
18
Join us in this session to learn more about unionized workplaces and how labor and management can work together for the benefit of all.
VirtualLive/Online
Apr
23
Dig deep into how white supremacy shows up personally and professionally and how to break habits, reframe harmful narratives, and much more.
VirtualLive/Online
Apr
24
Join us in this session to stay ahead of the curve and ensure your organization is compliant with the latest MN legislative changes.
  • Advocacy & Public Policy
Posted 02/08/24
The Minnesota Supreme Court affirms district court's removal of Otto Bremer Trust trustee in 2022.
  • Inclusion & Equity
Posted 01/29/24
Native Governance Center shares how to move beyond land acknowledgment toward meaningful action.
  • Advocacy & Public Policy
Posted 09/27/23
With hours to spare, Congress passed, and Pres. Biden signed, a 45-day spending bill to temporarily avoid a shutdown.
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Advocacy Resources & Tools

Discover current tools and resources to unlock effective advocacy and public policy work in your nonprofit.

Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence

Explore the first-ever set of accountability principles and management practices for nonprofits.

MCN Publications

Access expertly researched directories and handbooks to help your nonprofit achieve its mission.

Resources

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) was founded in 1987 to meet the increasing information needs of nonprofits and to convene nonprofits to address issues facing the sector. Our mission is to inform, promote, connect, and strengthen individual nonprofits and the nonprofit sector. Through MCN, nonprofits join together across interest areas to work on issues of common concern to all.

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Join the community of Minnesota nonprofits.

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits is the largest statewide association of nonprofits in the country. With over 2,200 nonprofit member organizations and 240 businesses as members throughout Minnesota, it is the premier place for nonprofit professionals, volunteers, and businesses serving nonprofits to come together under the umbrella of a statewide association of nonprofits.