|Our Purpose, Mission and Goal|
PURPOSE: LANO is a statewide member organization that advocates for the nonprofit community and strengthens the effectiveness of those committed to improving Louisiana.
MISSION: To be Louisiana’s "go-to” source for:
GOAL: By every action, to build community through a vibrant Louisiana nonprofit sector valued for its positive impact in a competitive market.
HISTORY: LANO was founded by the Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL) after extensive planning. In 1999, LANO separately incorporated and received its 501(c)(3) designation from the IRS. Our Board of Directors represents all sectors of Louisiana’s nonprofit community and every geographic region. LANO is a proud member of the National Council of Nonprofits (NCN).
We invite you to join Louisiana’s only statewide association of nonprofits and nonprofit
supporters to enrich the lives of the millions our sector serves each year!