Coalitions and Councils Application Form

The Coalition to Advance Nonprofits (CAN) is a sector-wide coalition of over 100 nonprofits, which coordinates federal, state, and city advocacy on issues impacting the nonprofit sector. CAN's work is grounded in the Declaration of Nonprofit Rights. CAN meets monthly.

Nonprofit New York’s Government Relations Council (GRC) meets monthly to consider and, where appropriate, comment on legislative and regulatory developments affecting New York's nonprofit sector. The council has 100 members, including nonprofit general counsel and law firm partners specializing in nonprofit law.

If you are interested in either of the above coalitions, then please fill out this form and a coalition coordinator will reach out to you shortly. If you have any questions about this registration form, please email programs@nonprofitnewyork.org
Coalition Membership Registration







Coalition to Advance Nonprofits
You are not required to answer the following questions to join any coalition. However, we greatly value responses here as it gives us a better idea of how the coalitions might support your advocacy work and how you might be able to contribute as a coalition member. 

Filling this out does not obligate you to do anything. We fully recognize that capacity varies among members and not everyone is available to contribute their time.








Government Relations Council
Nonprofit New York cannot compensate GRC members for their time. If you understand this, please continue to fill out this form.

Government Relation Council (GRC) members must have proficiency in nonprofit law. This work heavily covers nonprofit laws and regulations, in which members must be proficient. 

Filling this out does not obligate you to do anything
. We fully recognize that capacity varies among members and not everyone is available to contribute their time.