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Since 1982, the ANA Nonprofit Federation has led the way in providing the professional education, peer networking, and trusted guidance that nonprofits need to advance their missions and drive sector growth.

We understand your challenges. We know how tough it is to serve communities, to generate innovations and overcome uncertainties, and to enlist new supporters and grow giving. We also know how important it is for brands and nonprofits to work together.

On this page, you'll find tools, events, insights and more to help you expand your reach, strengthen your team, and leverage the full breadth of the ANA's resources.

Nonprofit Mentorship Program

Whether a rising leader or a longtime veteran, this rewarding mentorship program will help develop your expertise in the nonprofit community.

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Nonprofit Grassroots Network

Enroll in the Grassroots Network to receive updates and actively support policies affecting the nonprofit industry.

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Nonprofit Sector Job Openings

Updated every Tuesday, this list of job openings highlights positions in or directly supporting the nonprofit sector.

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Explore Nonprofit Membership Benefits

Whether commercially-driven or mission-focused, all ANA members benefit by learning from each other, sharing industry-leading best practices, and leveraging the performance-enhancing tools and resources that are only available through the ANA.

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Connect with the ANA Nonprofit Community

Nonprofit Organizations Committee

Share regulatory and legislative challenges, improve fundraising and marketing practices, and ensure nonprofit brands are protected through best practices and awareness.

October 1 Nonprofit Organizations
Brand Purpose — Growth for Good Committee

Bringing together member brands and nonprofits to discuss the critical role purpose plays in driving organizational growth and positive social change.

August 1 Brand Purpose - Growth for Good
Virtual Meeting
November 19 Brand Purpose - Growth for Good
New York
Nonprofit Training

Get the skills you need to advance your career, increase the capabilities of your team, advance your mission, and drive sector growth.

August 15 ANA Nonprofit Federation Basics and Beyond in Fundraising and Marketing - One-Day In-Person
New York
Nonprofit Federation Webinar Series
Brought to you by the ANA Nonprofit Federation, these webinars focus on nonprofit fundraising and marketing, as well as the regulations and policies that govern nonprofits and their supporting organizations.
September 11th On the Hill and in the States: Virtual Town Hall Series
30 Minutes
November 14th On the Hill and in the States: Virtual Town Hall Series
30 Minutes

ANA Members Would Love to Hear From You

Submit a speaker proposal today.

Do you have a great case study or unique story to share with the nonprofit community? Can your peers or colleagues learn from your expertise, experience, or fresh perspective? We're looking for dynamic and diverse speakers — both seasoned and new fundraisers — to present at our events.

Hot topics include:

  • Brand Management
  • Cause marketing
  • Copywriting
  • Corporate collaboration and social responsibility
  • Data-driven fundraising
  • Digital fundraising trends
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Donor Advised Funds
  • DRTV and Connected TV
  • Email
  • Ethics, accountability and public policy
  • F2F Fundraising
  • Fundraising best-practices
  • Fundraising management
  • Marketing, communications, and messaging
  • Mid-level donor strategy
  • Nonprofit Marketing
  • Planned Giving
  • Social Media Campaigns and Crowdfunding

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Participate in the ANA’s Nonprofit Awards

Nonprofit Organization of the Year

The Nonprofit Organization of the Year Award recognizes outstanding accomplishments in data-driven marketing by a nonprofit organization.

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Max Hart Achievement Award

The Max Hart Achievement Award recognizes outstanding career accomplishments by marketing and fundraising professionals.

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ANA Nonprofit Federation Rising Leader Award

The ANA Nonprofit Federation Rising Leader Award celebrates the next generation of nonprofit marketing and fundraising leaders.

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Leverage the ANA's Nonprofit Insights

Meet the Nonprofit Federation Advisory Council

All programs and initiatives of the ANA Nonprofit Federation are guided by the dedicated volunteers from the nonprofit and supplier communities who serve on our Advisory Council. To join the council or nominate an individual to serve, please fill out this application.

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Laura Thornton

Children International

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Vice Chair
Mwosi Swenson

Mal Warwick Donordigital

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Amy Bobrick
ABD Direct

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Dan Clasgens

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Tom Fleming

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Richard Geiger
Data Axle Nonprofit

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Connie Hannigan-Franck, J.D.
National Wildlife Federation

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Eric Johnson

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Mike Vcelik
Boys Town

Take the Next Step

Contact the Nonprofit team to learn more about how you can get involved with the ANA Nonprofit Federation.

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