BearPong.jpgDid you know that 100% of YNPN programming is developed and implemented by volunteers?  Elevate Denver, Inspire Denver, Personal Growth events, our Kegs for a Cause and Raise Your Glass fundraisers, and all social media and marketing are all planned, managed and executed by talented teams who want to strengthen the young nonprofit community.  If you want to learn more about playing an intricate role within an amazing organization, here’s your chance. Our committees would love to have your contributions!  Send an email to get involved - and don't forget your membership!

Fund Development Committee – Co-Chaired by Juliana Farjado and Elizabeth Morgan

The Fund Development committee raises funds to support the affordable programming and activities offered by YNPN Denver.  Ensuring that our programming is financially accessible to all young professionals is a critical to the success of our organization.  This team manages Kegs for a Cause, corporate sponsorship, and other one-time fundraising activities.

To learn more or join the Fund Development Committee, please e-mail

Membership Committee – Co-Chaired by Kendall Tallmadge and Kirsten Polley

The Membership Committee is tasked with membership recruitment and retention, enhancing member-only experiences, and supporting all YNPN Denver committees/events. We want to create consistent, meaningful member experiences to raise the visibility and viability of Denver's Young Nonprofit Professional Network for all committed nonprofit and nonprofit loving young professionals.

If you're interested in learning how to manage member services, love database administration, practice your webmaster skills, or co-chair the committee* contact us at

*Until co-chair role is filled

Professional Development Committee – Co-Chaired by Asha Holsopple and Paige Cipperly

The  Professional Development Committee oversees YNPN's various professional development events, identifying topics and speakers and creating opportunities for young professionals to learn and engage. Professional Development's slate of programming is ever evolving, and it has included evening happy hour events, development breakfasts, and Coffee and Conversation learning cohorts.

To learn more or join the Professional Development Committee, please e-mail

Elevate Advisory Committee – Co-Chaired by Katie Singleton and Jesse Greaves-Smith

The Elevate Advisory Committee plans, organizes, and delivers the Elevate Denver program. This program is a six-month long intensive professional development and networking experience designed to develop and enhance nonprofit leadership skills among a select group of fellows. If you have experience in event planning, program development, facilitation, or a passion for developing leaders, then what are you waiting for? Join us as we bring the Elevate Denver program to the next level!

To learn more or join the Elevate Advisory Committee, please e-mail


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