Mission Awards Voting

After reviewing dozens of inspiring nominations of nonprofits doing truly remarkable work throughout the state, the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits and the Nonprofit Mission Awards Selection Committee are proud to announce the 2023 Mission Award Finalists.

It is now up to MCN members to help decide which finalists will be honored as a 2023 Nonprofit Mission Award recipient in the categories of Innovation, Anti-Racism, Advocacy, and Responsive Philanthropy. All staff, board members, and volunteers of MCN members organizations are eligible to vote (one vote per individual).

Voting has closed for the 2023 Mission Awards. Thank you!

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2023 Nonprofit Mission Award Finalists

Advocacy Finalists

  • Foster Advocates
  • Gender Justice
  • Phumulani: Minnesota African Women Against Violence

Anti-Racism Initiative Finalists

  • Hallie Q. Brown Community Center
  • Native Governance Center
  • Sweet Potato Comfort Pie

Innovation Finalists

  • Franklin Center
  • Second Harvest North Central Food Bank
  • Wildflyer Coffee

Responsive Philanthropy Finalists

  • Blandin Foundation
  • Initiative Foundation
  • Tiwahe Foundation