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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.

Aug 05

Federal Funds Coming to Minnesota: An Informational Presentation

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Central Standard Time
Virtual, Live/Online
Participants will gain information to inform their advocacy work to influence these decisions and development work to potentially access these funds.
Oct 14

2021 MCN Annual Conference

8:00 AM - 1:30 PM Central Standard Time
October 14, 15, 28, & 29
Virtual, Live & Recorded
Join hundreds of nonprofit professionals for the 35th MCN Annual Conference, hosted virtually over four half-days in October.


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.