About Us

YNPN Des Moines is an official chapter of the national Young Nonprofit Professionals Network. YNPN promotes an efficient, viable, and inclusive nonprofit sector that supports the growth, learning, and development of young professionals. We are a local group of young nonprofit professionals who meet to share experiences, resources and connections to advance the nonprofit field in Des Moines. Our leadership is completely volunteer-run. We’re always looking for more energetic people to become active in our committees.

YNPN Des Moines is committed to serving all members of the nonprofit community, and the community as a whole. The organization will encourage participation regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, economic status, professional background, family status, or religious, philosophical or political affiliation.

YNPN empowers emerging leaders by connecting them with resources, people, and ideas. 

 

Our Mission

YNPN Des Moines promotes an efficient, viable, and inclusive nonprofit sector that supports the growth, learning, and development of young nonprofit professionals in the greater Des Moines area.

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Our Vision

 We are a group of young nonprofit professionals who meet to share experiences, resources and connections to advance the nonprofit field in the greater Des Moines area. We work with YNPN chapters around the country to build stronger young leaders through programming, education, and networking that provides a career pathway for nonprofit professionals.

Join our membership today!