Applications are open for the YNPN Board of Directors!
Are you hungering for leadership experience? Want to work on nonprofit projects that are outside the scope of your day-to-day job - or get even better at your daily work? Do you love working with volunteers, planning events, developing project plans, and learning new systems? Are you passionate about social justice and making a positive change in your community? A YNPN Portland board position is the perfect fit for you!
Board members are responsible for accomplishing our mission: supporting the development of young professionals to strengthen their role in a viable, inclusive, and collaborative nonprofit sector.
Ideal board candidates have:
- A commitment to social justice and an understanding of the importance of equipping a deep, diverse bench of nonprofit leaders with the skills and networks they’ll need to make an impact
- The ability to balance idea generation with execution
- Demonstrated interest in the areas noted in the job description (gained via formal or informal experience)
- Enthusiasm for working with a nimble, startup-esque organization that has a developing infrastructure
We have the following positions open on the YNPN Portland Board of Directors (click to review descriptions):
Please apply by filling out the application below AND submitting a resume to email@example.com. You will be contacted within 1-4 weeks with next steps. Thank you!
YNPN is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse group of volunteers, and we look for candidates who have demonstrated comfort with equity and inclusion. People of color, people with disabilities, individuals with non-traditional education backgrounds, and members of the LGBTQ+ community are encouraged to apply. If we can make applying easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not sure if board service is right for you? You can also get more involved by volunteering on one of our committees.