Why Join NDANO?

We are proud to provide the following benefits to member nonprofits. Businesses, government agencies or individuals not affiliated with an organization may join as a NDANO associate member.

Nonprofits are invited to join NDANO now by filling out an online form or downloading a membership form.

Need to renew your nonprofit membership for 2018? Renew online today (credit card payment only).


  • Lobbying on state and federal policy issues impacting the sector
  • State legislative e-updates and bill tracking assistance
  • Biennial state nonprofit sector report
  • Discount on Nonprofit Advocacy: A North Dakota Toolkit publication
  • Bimonthly e-newsletter, Nonprofit Advocacy Matters


  • Annual Nonprofit Leadership Conference
  • Regional workshops and webinars
  • Training partnership with AFP ND Northern Plains Chapter and Minnesota Council of Nonprofits


  • Free job postings on NDANO website
  • Monthly Nonprofit Network e-newsletter and timely e-alerts 
  • Free copy of a Checklist of Recurring Deadlines for North Dakota’s Charitable Nonprofits
  • Free access to Principles and Practices for Nonprofit Excellence in North Dakota and the online Resource Center
  • Technical assistance on nonprofit management issues
  • Cost-saving/preferred partner programs

Networking & Leadership

  • Annual Awards Program
  • Postings on social media and website about member activities
  • Connections with members across North Dakota
  • Membership in the National Council of Nonprofits, the largest network of charitable nonprofits in the nation that serves to spot trends and share information critical to every nonprofits’ mission advancement