The Northwest Minnesota Foundation’s Nonprofit Excellence program strengthens the capabilities and capacity of the region’s nonprofits so they can more effectively achieve their missions.

Northwest Minnesota Foundation believes:

  • Healthy nonprofits lead to healthier communities
  • Strengthening leadership at all levels is an important factor for a strong nonprofit community
  • Through collaboration nonprofits can achieve powerful results and can better serve their constituents
  • Investment in nonprofit structure leads to long term growth and sustainability

The Northwest Minnesota Foundation assists nonprofit organizations through Nonprofit Organizational Excellence, Technical Assistance and Professional Excellence.