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Upcoming Events

  • Member Meet Up @ Zoo Brew
    Member Meet Up @ Zoo Brew
    Wed, Jul 31
    Des Moines
    Jul 31, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Des Moines, 7401 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
    Join us July 31 from 6-9:30p for a casual networking meet-up at Blank Park Zoo. Enjoy zoo brew with live entertainment from "The Sheet" and network with other YNPN members.
  • Headshot & Resume Builder Breakfast
    Headshot & Resume Builder Breakfast
    Tue, Aug 20
    Drake University - Aliber Hall - Room102
    Aug 20, 2024, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
    Drake University - Aliber Hall - Room102, Aliber Hall, 2847 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311, USA
    When was the last time you updated your resume? If you’re on the nonprofit job hunt, applying for continuing education, or just want to keep your professional development efforts up-to-date – this workshop is for you!
  • Discussion Group: Balancing Traditional Professionalism vs. Authenticity
    Discussion Group: Balancing Traditional Professionalism vs. Authenticity
    Tue, Jun 25
    United Way of Central IA
    Jun 25, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    United Way of Central IA , 1111 9th St #100, Des Moines, IA 50314, USA
    Join us on June 25 at the United Way of Central Iowa Conference Center for an open conversation about authenticity in the workplace facilitated by Brianne Sanchez. Coffee will be provided! Start your morning with us.
  • Leadership Breakfast w/ Sarah Zeidler
    Leadership Breakfast w/ Sarah Zeidler
    Tue, May 14
    United Way of Central IA
    May 14, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    United Way of Central IA , 1111 9th St #100, Des Moines, IA 50314, USA
    Have you ever wanted the opportunity to speak directly with one of Des Moines' most well-known and influential nonprofit leaders? Now is your chance! Please join YNPN Des Moines on Tuesday, May 14 as Executive Director of Oncology Services at UnityPoint Health, Sarah Zeidler, joins us.
  • YP Volunteer Expo w/ YPC
    YP Volunteer Expo w/ YPC
    Thu, Apr 25
    Smash Park
    Apr 25, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Smash Park, 6625 Coachlight Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50266, USA
    Have you ever wondered, "How does volunteering make a difference?" or "I want to volunteer, but I'm not sure where?" This is the event for you! YPC & YNPN are proud to sponsor Causes & Connections to pair greater Des Moines young professionals with non-profit organizations that are actively seekin
  • Dive in w/ the Blank Park Zoo
    Dive in w/ the Blank Park Zoo
    Wed, Mar 27
    Des Moines
    Mar 27, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Des Moines, 7401 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
    Learn about the organization and see the work in action.
  • Brewgooders @ DMARC
    Brewgooders @ DMARC
    Tue, Mar 05
    Des Moines
    Mar 05, 2024, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Des Moines, 100 Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
    Volunteer with the DMARC Food Pantry Network then stick around for drinks and snacks to follow.
  • Fun Fridays w/ Rooted Yoga + Fitness
    Fun Fridays w/ Rooted Yoga + Fitness
    Fri, Feb 23
    Des Moines
    Feb 23, 2024, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Des Moines, 2708 Beaver Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    Join us for a Yoga Flow Class with YNPN and Rooted Yoga + Fitness.
  • October Discussion Group
    October Discussion Group
    Thu, Oct 26
    Chain & Spoke
    Oct 26, 2023, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Chain & Spoke , 515 28th St. Ste. 102 Des Moines, Iowa 50312
    October Discussion Group: Connect with other young professionals in the Des Moines area Non-Profit sector to learn about opportunities and resources that are available within the network, as well as groups to further engage with.
  • Mentor Me. Mentor You. - June Discussion Group
    Mentor Me. Mentor You. - June Discussion Group
    Wed, Jun 21
    Polk County River Place
    Jun 21, 2023, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Polk County River Place, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    Come learn about professional mentoring from Ann Wright, owner of The Wright Coaching and Training Series. Free to the public thanks to our sponsors - Drake University Graduate Programs
  • May Brewgooders - Sweet Tooth Farms and Lucky Horse
    May Brewgooders - Sweet Tooth Farms and Lucky Horse
    Tue, May 16
    Edna Griffith Park
    May 16, 2023, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Edna Griffith Park, 1613 13th St, Des Moines, IA 50314, USA
    Join us for an afternoon of gardening for a good cause and social hour afterwards
  • Meet the Board
    Meet the Board
    Thu, Apr 20
    Gusto Pizza Bar
    Apr 20, 2023, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Gusto Pizza Bar, 2301 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312, USA
    Not sure this opportunity is for you? Join us on April 20th from 5:30 - 7:00 at Gusto Pizza Bar to meet the current board, ask questions, and determine if this opportunity is right for you.
  • April Discussion Group - Dr. Radostina (Ina) Purvanova
    April Discussion Group - Dr. Radostina (Ina) Purvanova
    Wed, Apr 12
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A
    Apr 12, 2023, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    April Discussion Group: Hear from Dr. Radostina Purvanova on Leadership at Polk County River Place
  • Dive In - Des Moines Botanical Gardens
    Dive In - Des Moines Botanical Gardens
    Tue, Mar 21
    Des Moines Botanical Gardens
    Mar 21, 2023, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Des Moines Botanical Gardens, 909 Robert D. Ray Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
    YNPN Des Moines will be hosting a Dive In at the Des Moines Botanical Gardens on Tuesday, March 21st. We're DIVING IN to learn the ins and outs of their work. The guided tour will start at 5:00 pm and end at 6:30 pm.
  • Leadership Breakfast with Teree Caldwell-Johnson
    Leadership Breakfast with Teree Caldwell-Johnson
    Wed, Mar 08
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A
    Mar 08, 2023, 7:45 AM – 9:00 AM CST
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    Have you ever wanted the opportunity to speak directly with one of Des Moines' most well-known and influential nonprofit leaders? Now is your chance! Please join YNPN Des Moines on Wednesday, March 8th, as Teree Caldwell-Johnson sits down with an intimate group to share her leadership experiences an
  • Jan Discussion Group - Find your niche
    Jan Discussion Group - Find your niche
    Wed, Jan 11
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A
    Jan 11, 2023, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Polk County River Place | Room 1A, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    Finding your Niche: What do you offer to your local community that sets you apart? Sharing your purpose-driven story in the Des Moines market
  • Too Afraid to Ask - Employee Benefits
    Too Afraid to Ask - Employee Benefits
    Wed, Dec 14
    Polk County River Place
    Dec 14, 2022, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Polk County River Place, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
    We will listen and ask questions from our speaker, Andrea Corcoran, Wellness and Benefits Coordinator at LSI. She'll discuss employee benefits and answer your questions.
  • December 2022 BrewGooders
    December 2022 BrewGooders
    Thu, Dec 08
    The Hall
    Dec 08, 2022, 5:30 PM
    The Hall, 111 S 11th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Join YNPN Des Moines at The Hall for good work and good times at our December BrewGooders. time, and activity to be announced shortly

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