NorCAN is dedicated to helping nonprofits
achieve their goals and invites you and invites you to join with other north coast nonprofits who
have come together in the belief that, through collective action, we can have a
greater impact in our community, strengthen the nonprofit sector, and improve
NorCAN’s goals are:
- To coordinate
and assist information sharing among nonprofits from all sectors.
- To inform
ourselves about pending legislation and policies, which will affect
- To advocate on
behalf of issues important to nonprofits at local, state and federal
- To inform
ourselves and our community about the contributions of nonprofits.
- To celebrate the
successes and contributions of nonprofits.
meetings with specific topics are open to all nonprofit employees,
volunteers and board members to provide an opportunity for information
sharing, collaboration building and organizational business. And, by working
together, we take on projects such as:
Networking luncheons - featuring distinguished speakers on topics of interest
- Board of
Director Roundtables and other opportunities for peer support
regional nonprofit capacity building conference
is open to all individuals and nonprofit organizations for an annual fee. We
look forward to adding you or your organization to our roster.
out more information about becoming a NorCAN member!
you to everyone who completed the 2012 NorCAN
Nonprofit Needs Survey. We are using survey feedback to guide our
future trainings and service. Please click here to view the survey summary which provides
information on the nonprofit section as well as our future plans!
continuously looks for ways of keeping nonprofits informed of its activities
and/or opportunities available to them. You may access the most recent
or for more information, call Amy Jester at (707) 442-2993 or e-mail your
The opportunities and services offered by and through NorCAN are made possible
through funding partnerships with Humboldt Area Foundation
and the Mel & Grace McLean
Foundation and our members.