West Central Chapter

West Central

Welcome to the West Central 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 Moorhead and West Central 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.

Counties represented: Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, Wilkin

MCN works regionally with the North Dakota Association of Nonprofit Organizations. We are regional partners in the Fargo / Moorhead area. 

Upcoming West Central Region


2023 Nonprofit Finance & Sustainability Conference

Mar 28, 2023
VirtualLive & Recorded

Beginner Grantseeking

Apr 04, 2023

Doing Our Own Work: Personal and Professional Anti-Racism

Apr 11, 2023

Creating a Trauma-Informed Workplace

Apr 11, 2023

Nonprofit Advocacy: How to Tell Your Story Using Values-Based Narratives

Apr 12, 2023

Board Bits: Beyond Bob - Facilitating Inclusive Decision Making by Applying or Replacing Robert's Rules

Apr 12, 2023

Contact the

West Central

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

Josh Halicke
Central Minnesota Regional Coordinator
Phone: 320-403-3376
Email Josh

West Central Minnesota Advisory Committee

Moorhead, MN - Photo by Eric, "Waning Bloom"
An advisory committee, made up of representatives from area nonprofits, helps set priorities for programs and projects to be offered in the West Central 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

Thomas Hill, United Way of Cass-Clay
Wendy Merrick, West Central Initiative
Lexi Oestreich, Fargo Moorhead Area Foundation
Kathy Potter, Access of the Red River Valley

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