The mission and purpose of the Nonprofit Organizations Network (hereinafter the “Network”) shall be to act as a coordinated and collaborative resource and collective voice for the practice of law in the nonprofit sector. The purpose of the network is to facilitate education and knowledge-sharing among its members, to raise the profile and standards of the practice of law in the nonprofit sector and to support members in their professional growth. The network will provide its members with opportunities to develop professional expertise and to discuss issues and concerns. The network members represent the broad range of nonprofit organizations and part of its mission is to advance the important contributions of this sector to society. To this end, the network will monitor and discuss legal and policy developments affecting the nonprofit sector and, when appropriate and is compliance with the advocacy policies of the Association of Corporate Counsel, submit comments to policymakers, opinion leaders or the general public.