Welcome to our Oriza Foundation
PURPOSE: Oriza Foundation 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: High quality information, tools, resources and member benefits that deepen the impact of Louisiana nonprofits
Engaging multi-sector network—both virtual and physical—convening year round to leverage the shared goals and resources of Louisiana’s nonprofits and other stakeholders.Written and spoken voice of advocacy for and about Louisiana’s nonprofit sector

GOAL: By every action, to build community through a vibrant Louisiana nonprofit sector valued for its positive impact in a competitive market.

HISTORY:Nonprofit organizations promote the health and well-being of society. Organizations provide people in all communities around the state with services and assistance to help meet needs unmet by government and the for-profit sector. The focus areas of Minnesota’s nonprofits vary greatly, but nonprofits are unified in their mission to provide unique opportunities for individuals to combine their energy, talents and values for community improvement and enrichment.The state’s nonprofits are more than simply entities that engage and inspire individuals and communities for public benefit; nonprofits are an important part of the economy. Minnesota’s vibrant nonprofit sector is a steady source of economic growth in every region of the state, as well as a key partner in delivering public sector
Latest News
An open letter to MCN members regarding State Shutdown of Community Action of Minneapolis.
Sep 26
Minnesota Public Benefit Corporation Act - Preparing for Public Benefit Corporation .
Sep 02
America Gives More Act: Why it Matters
Aug 27
Upcoming Training
National Foundations: Know Who and How
Oct 02
Crafting an Evaluation Strategy for Nonprofit Success
Oct 08
Fundraising Networking Lunch
Oct 09
Communications and Technology Networking Lunch
Oct 10
Community Calendar
InRegister to Give $25,000 to 5 Capital Area Nonprofits
Jan 1
Meet & Greet with National Single Mom of the Year
Jan 3
La. Jumpstart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy
Jan 4
Pedaling 4 a Purpose: Bike Against Bullying
Jan 5