Accepting Applications: Young Leaders Dialogue with America

Today’s post comes at the thoughtful suggestion of YNPN-TC board member, Leah Lundquist, who will be starting her graduate studies this fall at the Humphrey Institute and completing an assistantship with the Center for Integrative Leadership. Thanks for sending this our way and good luck as you head back to school, Leah! The Young Leaders … Continue reading

FINNEGANS Community Fund accepting grant requests until September 1

With a mission “to be a self-sustaining and inspirational social business that creates positive social change in the community” and a vision of being “a leader in social entrepreneurism with multiple revenue-generating streams that fund FINNEGANS branded projects aimed at eliminating poverty and serving as a catalyst for social entrepreneurs,” Minneapolis-based FINNEGANS is again announcing … Continue reading

Free Seminar: Entangled in Email with Organized Audrey on August 25, 2010

St. Catherine University, St. Paul Campus announces the next event in its Summer Leadership Seminars with a reminder that these free seminars are a special thank you to the Twin Cities community! Organized Audrey presents Entangled in E-mail Wednesday, August 25, 20108:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. The average American office worker … Continue reading


“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” –Anais Nin Image: Andrew Holt/Getty Images

Leaders of Today and Tomorrow Program Seeking Mentors!

League of Women Voters Minnesota seeks female mentors for the Winter/Spring 2011 Leaders of Today and Tomorrow Fellows Program About the Fellows Program: The Leaders of Today and Tomorrow (LOTT) Program inspires college-age women and emerging professionals to envision themselves as future leaders. The Fellows Program is designed to develop young women’s potential to lead … Continue reading

YNPN-TC’s The Insider: the real scoop on professional development opportunities in the Twin Cities

Looking for the real scoop on professional development opportunities in the Twin Cities? Join YNPN-TC and your nonprofit peers at The Insider where you’ll participate in roundtable discussions facilitated by former participants of various professional development opportunities in the Twin Cities. Why go? Here is your chance to ask questions and get unfiltered and unbiased … Continue reading

GOTV! And thank your election judge, too!

Today is primary election day in Minnesota. Polls close at 8PM. Have you voted yet? With anticipated low voter turnout, given that it is not a presidential election year, that primaries are not usually as well attended as the general elections, and that the date is so much earlier than the usual September primary dates … Continue reading

National Poetry Slam 2010: Here and Now!

The 21st annual National Poetry Slam has brought together 76 teams from across North America as hundreds of the world’s best poets have converged on St. Paul this week. They’ve been battling nightly in hopes of clinching the national title this coming Sunday at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium. This five-day festival of non-stop performances, workshops, … Continue reading

Accepting Applications: Rotary Group Study Exchange 2010-2011!

Given my interest in civic engagement and public health issues, I have a great deal of respect for the Rotary Club’s history as well as their continuing community-based volunteer work. They’re one of the oldest civic organizations in the country and helped to lead the wildly (and almost completely) successful international polio eradication effort. I … Continue reading

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