YNPN Phoenix LINK is an opportunity for young professionals to present on a topic that is affecting the nonprofit sector, on behalf of an organization in which they are employed, volunteer, advocate for or are passionate about. Six speakers will be selected and allocated three minutes to make a compelling case for their cause. At the end of all presentations, audience members will vote for the presenter they believe delivered the most captivating and inspirational message of social change taking place to solve an issue or problem. A $500 donation for their chosen cause will be awarded to the presenter with the highest number of votes, on behalf of YNPN Phoenix.


How to Apply

Criteria for Selection:
YNPN Phoenix Member
Presenting an idea that is seen as solving an issue or problem
501(c)3 nonprofit organization


Please submit your application here

Applications are due by February 28, 2017!


Timeline of Events

Application Interviews: Week of March 6, 2017

Finalists Announced: March 13, 2017

Mandatory Individual Coaching Session: Week of March 20, 2017

Final Group Coaching Session: Week of April 10, 2017


Date and Venue

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

5:30 PM-7:30PM  

Phoenix Center for the Arts, 1202 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004 

Price $15 (includes first drink & free appetizers)