Build your skills and go behind the scenes to build an innovative organization as a YNPN-TC volunteer!
Volunteering offers numerous opportunities for members to get involved and grow as a nonprofit professional. You'll also make new friends and networking contacts!
Our committees have positions in communications, membership, programming, and organizational governance. You can choose based on your interests and develop the professional skills you desire. If you have the skills--or you just want to try out a new area!--get in touch. We're here to support your development and we love innovative ideas. You don't have to have the skill in order to start. If you don't see a role or skill area that sparks your interest, let us know about your new idea for a volunteer role.
Volunteer to join YNPN’s Programming Committee and you'll help us create the events that make our organization go 'round. If you’ve got the execution to support your great ideas, we want you to make things happen. ProComm positions include:
Join the group of geniuses who plan YNPN's programs, ranging from small executive director breakfasts to big networking events to fun, social member meet-ups. Hone your organizing skills, meet new friends, and turn your event ideas into reality!
Want a deep professional development opportunity? Go beyond event planning and take on a leadership role by managing one of YNPN's core programs or groups.
Contribute to the operations, strategy and resource management of YNPN-TC. The Governance Committee covers strategic planning, budgeting, support for the board of directors and a host of other areas critical to keeping the organization running. This is a fantastic role for anyone who aspires to a role in financial, human resources or organizational leadership.
Evaluation & Data Nerds
Help us focus on what's working and figure out what isn't. Design and analyze evaluations for our events, programs and organization. Help conduct the annual membership survey. If you’re the type of person who’s fascinated with data and would like to help us make the most of ours, why not join our little membership nerd herd? Great opportunity for those who are evaluation-curious! Unleash your inner data nerd!
Do you like to make people feel welcome? We’re looking for folks who are interested in helping us make events more fun and comfortable for members.
Do you have connections to orgs who might be willing to connect YNPN-TC members with discounted tickets to events and other fun stuff happening around the Twin Cities? If so, we’d love to connect with you!
Volunteer to join YNPN’s Communications Committee and help us reach new current and potential members with the right message. CommCom positions include:
Are you a grammar advocate who wants to use your powers for good? We need your help editing and formatting blog posts and newsletters.
If you’re a whiz with creative content, or looking to build up your portfolio, we want your skills, ideas and passion for our branded projects, emails, blog posts and social channels. Get your visuals in front of a wide audience and learn to work with an organization's graphic standards!
Share your opinions on trends, issues, hot-button topics and other happenings with young professionals in the nonprofit sector.