ACN is a welcoming, collaborative community that provides nonprofit consultants the opportunity to meet prospects, collaborate with peers, and grow their business.
Through our 30 years of experience, we go beyond business—helping you build real connection and a community of coworkers, friends and mentors in diverse nonprofit practice areas so you don't have to go it alone.
Rooted in Chicago, our consultants work with mission-driven organizations across our region and beyond.
For your business...
Invest in your own work and brand, help prospective clients find you and gain access to a small but mighty community of consultants offering expertise in more than two dozen areas of nonprofit and foundation programs, strategy, operations, fundraising and other areas.
Want to know more? Please contact Gregg Mellinger, VP Membership. He can answer questions, or will be happy to connect you with an ACN member who can share their own perspective on the benefits of joining us.
"After trying out several other organizations for consultants in the Chicago area, I decided to join ACN a few years ago. My experience has been extremely positive. ACN is everything an association should be: professional, collaborative, engaging, and active. Members are friendly and people really seem to enjoy themselves. I have made some great professional and personal connections here and look forward to getting more involved in the future...”