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First Event of the Year!

Hello all you lovely YNPNer's! 

We have scheduled the first event of the year!  Based on our member survey feedback, we have planned a guided nature walk to get everyone away from their desks and into nature for a few hours! 

 

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YNPN 2016 Strategic Plan

YNPN Board members gathered in January to create a vision and plan for the 2016 year. Check out the resulting STRATEGIC PLAN that outlines the areas of focus for the year: Professional Development, Personal Development, Mentorship, Membership and Operations. 

Feel free to contact any board member for more details or options to volunteer! 


Tech Impact is looking for Mentors!

Tech Impact is excited to announce the launch of ITWorks, a free 16 week IT certification program for

underemployed youth, in Las Vegas, February 2016. 

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YNPN 2015 National Conference

Have you ever gone to a conference and not really gone away with anything actionable you can take home and share with your team?

Well the 2015 YNPN National Conference in Little Rock Arkansas was the complete opposite of that!

We sent 5 board members to represent Southern Nevada at the National Conference and we are just busting at the seams to share with all of you the information we learned. Throughout the year we will be hosting coffee sessions where you can come and spend an hour or two with a board member and discuss a specific topic such as:  All Things YNPN, Social Media, Government Relations, Fundraising, and more.

 

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Professionals in Philanthropy - Story Telling event

Greetings, Colleagues and Friends!

Professionals in Philanthropy is putting on a Storytelling Workshop you won’t want to miss! This is the debut of the Storytelling Division of Professionals in Philanthropy (PiP). Yep! You heard it right. PiP now has an entire division focused on helping you tell your story in a compelling way that moves people to action.

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Check out the next event with Aspergers Training, Employment and Life Skills

Crazy Spokes bike event teams up with the Aspergers Training, Employment and Life Skills organization. Vendor opportunities are available. 

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Get Connected Through Moonridge U's Board Matchmaker!

Organizations and individuals can register now to match Board Member opportunities! 

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Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities- AUGUST & SEPTEMBER

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2 - UNLV Launches Grant Academy
UNLV Division of Educational Outreach and the UNLV School of Environmental and Public Affairs have partnered to offer a Grant Writing Certificate. Graduates of the program will gain skills in identifying relevant grant opportunities, writing strong proposals, tracking program outcomes, managing reports to funders, and utilizing available technologies and data sources to make a convincing case for support. To earn the UNLV Grant Academy Certificate, you must complete five core courses.

17 - SAVE THE DATE! Board Boot Camp



YNPN National Conference 2014

During June 26-28th over 100 chapter leaders from the 37 chapters of the Young Nonprofit Professional Network gathered in the Twin Cities to collaborate, connect and help shape the future of the network. Two of the chapter leaders from YNPN Southern Nevada chapter, Jacob Murdock and Tim Mullin, were able to attend. This three day conference kicked off with the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits’ Annual Leadership Conference, where the YNPN chapter leaders interacted and attended sessions from non-profit leaders from across the state of Minnesota. The theme for the conference this year was “Exploring Diverse Voices”. This one day event was very beneficial for the Southern Nevada representatives. The second and third day of the conference was just for YNPN chapter leaders. Time was spent discussing the progress of the different chapters, sessions highlighting best practices, regional discussions and non-profit organization trends. 

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