Nonprofit Membership

Membership for 501(c)(3) + 501(c)(4) Organizations

Maine people count on you, and MANP exists to support your incredible work. For 501(c)(3) and (c)(4) nonprofits, MANP membership is an investment in your organization and your community! It will save your nonprofit time and money, build your organization's capacity, connect your organization to a diverse network of individuals and organizations, and amplify your nonprofit's voice.

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“MANP provides resources to nonprofits of every size in the state of Maine. For us, it has proven to be an excellent resource for employee recruitment, research, board and staff development, networking and practical problem solving.”

Dues

We are committed to building a vibrant network that spans budget sizes, regions and mission areas. Annual dues are on a sliding scale based on your organization’s operating budget. Dues should not be a barrier to join. Please reach out to us at membersupport@nonprofitmaine.org to discuss your options to join this network.

Annual Operating Expenses 

Dues

Under $25,000 $100
$25,000 to $99,999  $125
$100,000 to $174,999  $165
$175,000 to $249,999  $220
$250,000 to $324,999  $250
$325,000 to $399,999  $325
$400,000 to $499,999  $375
$500,000 to $599,999  $425
$600,000 to $749,999  $475
$750,000 to $999,999  $525
$1M to $2M  $600
$2M to $10M  $675
$10M+  $750

FAQs

  • MANP membership is open to all 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) nonprofits and foundations.
  • Organizations that have incorporated and are in the process of applying for one of these types of tax exemptions or have a fiscal sponsor are also eligible for nonprofit membership.
  • Other types of nonprofits, such as 501(c)(6)s, can join as an Other Tax Exempt Member through our Friends of MANP program

Dues are on a sliding scale based on the annual expense line of your organization’s operating budget. If you are unsure of your annual expenses, use “Total Expenses” on page 1 of your latest Form 990 or Form 990-PF. 

Yes! Our top priority is ensuring you have access to MANP’s resources and support, and we are committed to working with you to find a manageable dues amount. Please reach out at membersupport@nonprofitmaine.org to discuss options.

Many arts nonprofits, land trusts, and nonprofit libraries may be eligible for subsidized memberships through MANP's partnerships

Yes! If your organization received its 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) status this year, you are eligible for 50% off of your first year of membership dues. Please reach out to membersupport@nonprofitmaine.org for more information.

All staff, board members, and volunteers have access to our extensive list of member benefits through your membership.

Your MANP membership will begin on the day you join and will be due for renewal as of the last day of the preceding month in the following year (Example: if you join on February 16, 2023, your membership will run from February 16, 2023 to January 31, 2024.) Your membership will automatically renew, and we will send you an email with an invoice and payment instructions as your renewal date nears. 

Foundations may select dues based on their annual operating expenses but are encouraged to provide operating support at a leadership level by choosing to join the Foundation Leadership Circle.