South Central / Southwest Chapter

South Central Southwest

Welcome to the South Central & Southwest Chapter

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) maintains regional offices to provide locally-based opportunities to build the sector’s capacity and strengthen its effectiveness. Through its regional presence in Mankato and South Central and Southwest Minnesota, MCN amplifies its mission by offering educational training, hosting peer-learning opportunities, and connecting nonprofits to the resources offered through MCN's statewide network.


Upcoming South Central / Southwest Region


Advocacy 101 - Worthington

Nov 21, 2019

Mankato Nonprofit Directors' Lunch

Nov 26, 2019

Practical Leadership 2.0: Supervising for Team Engagement - Multi-part Virtual Training

Dec 03, 2019
Virtual TrainingLive - Online

Starting a Successful Nonprofit - Virtual Training

Dec 12, 2019
Virtual TrainingLive - Online

MCN Online Spotlight: Successful Grantseeking Strategies...Proposal Writing and Beyond

Dec 18, 2019
Virtual TrainingLive - Online

Southeast Minnesota Foundations

Jan 17, 2020

Contact the

South Central & Southwest

For more information about MCN's South Central/Southwest Chapter and how to become involved, please contact:

Bradley Wolfe
South Central/Southwest Minnesota Regional Coordinator

PO Box 583
Nicollet, MN 56074

Phone: 507-469-2217 

South Central/Southwest Minnesota Advisory Committee

Mankato - Winter Warrior - Lorie Shaull
An advisory committee, made up of representatives from area nonprofits, helps set priorities for programs and projects to be offered in the South Central/Southwest Minnesota region, advises the regional coordinator on a variety of nonprofit issues and helps to broaden MCN's regional network. Representatives on the committee include area leaders who represent MCN member organizations.

Advisory Committee Roster:

Brent Pearson, community development director, TLP Co.
Jamie Struck, employment coordinator, Advance Opportunity
Khou Lor, marketing and outreach coordinator, Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership
Queen Njemanze, executive director, Literacy Volunteers of Southwest Minnesota
Rebekah Reynolds, Lyon County Aging & Volunteer Services coordinator, A.C.E. of Southwest Minnesota
Ron Skjong, Marshall program manager, Karen Organizations of Minnesota
Samantha Nelson, community health manager, Center for Community Health Improvement  

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