2015 Membership Survey Results

In order to best serve the members of YNPN Phoenix, we reached out and asked for input on our programs as well as the organization itself. As a 100% volunteer run organization, we want to ensure that we are spending time on what matters most to our constituents.

Survey highlights include:

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They Key to Finding Collaborating Partners: Look Around

Rachel.jpgCollaboration, partnership, collaborative partnerships, innovative collaborations. There are more of them in today’s thriving nonprofit and social enterprise sector than you can feasibly shake a stick at. When I think about how we at the Arizona Community Foundation collaborate to magnify our impact, a perfect case study comes to mind. Many of you might be familiar with The New Arizona Prize: Water Consciousness Challenge. In this case, a variety of different groups came together to play their own unique roles in making our first philanthropic prize challenge a success.

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Being New To YNPN Phoenix

Chiquita.jpgMoving to a new state brings an array of emotions some to include excitement, anxiety, and apprehension of what lies ahead. In my case I experienced all of these emotions. Having lived in the Washington DC/Maryland metropolitan area my entire life, moving to Arizona was a big deal. I was particularly apprehensive about making new professional connections that would allow me to continue to grow in my career.

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Meet Nora Kish

Nora-1.jpgName: Nora Kish
Work and Title: Highway Twenty, Marketing Manager

How did you get involved in YNPN? “I work at Highway Twenty, a digital marketing agency for causes that matter. The majority of our clients are nonprofits, but my background hasn’t been more broad, so I got involved to learn about the nonprofit industry and connect with other young professionals who want to make an impact. Also, my boss used to be a member and told me it was my turn."

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Meet Jennifer Dimeck

IMG_7040favcrop.jpgHi! I’m Jenn Dimeck, Principal and Founder of Provident Consulting, Inc., a management consulting firm for non-profits that provides capacity-building services for small organizations. I am a southern gal from Tennessee who moved to the Valley of the Sun for its dry air, warm winters, and beautiful landscape.

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