Join YNPN Denver for timely conversations with your peers every other month.
A free cohort designed to take a deep dive into the most popular professional development topics.
Professional Development Workshops
A variety of workshops led by sector professionals and partners. Workshops are usually 2 hours and a meant to refine or develop skills.
Elevate Denver is a six month nonprofit leadership program tailored specifically for young professionals.
May 27, 5-6 pm
Grants: From Grantwriters to Communications Staff
Join YNPN for a discussion on how grants bring together various staff and departments in a collaborative process, ideas for ensuring your grants aren’t siloed, and more.
July 28, 12-1 pm
Data & Evaluation: Grant Reports to Program Improvements and Everything In
September 23, 5-6 pm
Salary Negotiations: Knowing Your Worth
November 17, 12-1 pm
Board Service for the Young Nonprofit Professional
Past Social Networking Hour Topics
Burnout & Self-Care: Tips/Strategies & Resolutions (January 2021)
It’s been a challenging, stressful, pivotal year with varying emotions at any given time. Many of us are still working from home, responding to the multiple pandemics, processing emotions, and enveloped in the unknown that 2021 brings. As nonprofit professionals, showing up as our best selves cannot happen without recognizing our own burnout and self-care woes. Join us to discuss, share ideas, and work toward self-care strategies and goals as we begin the new year.
Managing & Leading Teams (March 2021)
Diverse backgrounds, various personalities, differing work styles - leading teams effectively can be challenging at times, especially for those who have had to adapt to leading teams remotely. Like any other aspect of your role, it's a skill that can be developed over time, and improved by hearing and sharing what has worked well and what hasn't.
Join your nonprofit colleagues to reflect on and discuss what effective team leadership and management looks like in this day and age.