Each year, the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits brings together hundreds of nonprofit leaders, staff, and board members for day-long conferences featuring in-depth engagement, learning, and networking. These conferences provide a rich opportunity to select individualized learning while mingling with a large group of like-minded nonprofit folks. Registration opens about 3-months prior to each conference.

Upcoming Conferences

2023 MCN Annual Conference

September 20 & 21 | Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, Duluth

Save the Date! 2024 Conferences


Nonprofit Finance and Sustainability Conference
February 27 & 29, 2024

Nonprofit Leadership Conference
May 8, 2024
McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis 

Nonprofit Fundraising Conference

July 24, 2024
Heritage Center,
Brooklyn Center

MCN & MCF Joint Annual Conference
October 10 - 11, 2024
RiverCentre, St. Paul

Previous 2023 Conferences

Finance Conference exhibit

Sponsorship & Exhibits

Attending, exhibiting at, and sponsoring MCN events provide invaluable opportunities to talk with nonprofit leaders, learn about issues and topics facing the nonprofit sector and network with others providing services to nonprofit organizations.

Conference Request for Proposals

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN), along with our various co-hosts, welcomes your proposals for breakout sessions for each of our seven annual conferences. MCN is currently accepting workshop proposals for the following conference(s):

There are currently no MCN conference RFPs open.

Conference Workshop