MCN named a Touchstone Awards finalist

September 23, 2019

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) has been nominated for a 2019 Touchstone Award by the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation. The nomination, titled "Strengthening the Northeast Minnesota Workforce," highlights MCN's work to strengthen nonprofit leaders and their organizations throughout the region.

The Touchstone Award recognizes and celebrates programs or projects for their leadership in transforming problems into opportunities and service into action. Each year at a luncheon, the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation recognizes non-profits that have gone above and beyond to improve the region by fostering Generosity, Civic Engagement and Inclusiveness.

As part of the awards, WDIO TV has filmed video features of each of the finalists. The video highlighting MCN's work in Northeast Minnesota was featured on air on Friday, September 20.

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The 2019 winner will be announced at a ceremony on Monday, October 7 at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center. To learn more about the Touchstone Awards, please visit

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