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Whether you represent a nonprofit or your are simply interested in the nonprofit sector, you've come to the right place!

Nonprofit Members

Membership in the Center is available to:

  • Organizations with 501 (c)(3) status that have operations in N.C.
  • Groups in the application process for 501 (c)(3) status
  • Grassroots groups not applying for 501 (c)(3) status as long as the organization’s work is for the public benefit

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We encourage government agencies, academic institutions, people 30 and younger, and other organizations (501(c)(4)s or 501(c)(6)s, or those not doing business in NC) to become Associates.

Become an Associate


We partner with foundations, corporations, businesses, consultants, and individuals that want to support a strong and vibrant nonprofit sector, help nonprofits to become more sustainable, and reach our state’s $38.5 billion nonprofit market.  Your support helps us serve nonprofits in all 100 counties.

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See what your colleagues are saying

We are a more efficient nonprofit thanks to the Center. Keep up the passionate work!

Eddy McGee, Executive Director
Stokes County Arts Council, Danbury

The Center’s conference gave me the chance to reflect on what my organization does well and pinpoint ways to improve. Now I can propel my nonprofit to the next level.

Atrayus Goode, Executive Director
Movement of Youth Durham, Durham