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Advocacy & Public Policy Events

Advocacy & Public Policy Events

MCN's advocacy trainings and events calendar includes a mixture of virtual trainings, in-person convenings, advocacy workshops, face-time with elected officials and their staffers, and networking with other nonprofits around the state.

Oct 04

Nonprofits, Voting, Oh My: 2023 Local Elections Information & Election Law Updates

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Central Standard Time
Virtual, Live/Online
Join us to learn more about the new election laws, where local elections are, and how your organization can promote voter engagement
Oct 23

Coffee with Commissioners: Department of Human Services Jodi Harpstead

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Standard Time
Virtual, Live/Online
Join us for a virtual Coffee with Commissioners event with Department of Human Services Commissioner Jodi Harpstead.


MCN is pleased to offer a limited number of partial scholarships for most MCN sponsored trainings and events to individuals from small nonprofits, organizations outside the seven-county Twin Cities area, immigrant and refugee organizations, and culturally-specific organizations working with individual cultural communities. Additionally, scholarships are available to full-time students, jobseekers, and full-time volunteers.

Registration Policies & Refunds

MCN wants to ensure a smooth registration process and event experience for all participants. If you have questions about your registration, please check to see if you can find an answer here. If you still have questions, please contact MCN directly and we’ll do our best to meet your needs. Our promise is to provide exceptional programs. If any MCN program does not fulfill this promise, we will make the situation right or refund your money.