Engaging the Active Citizen Continuum to Support Your Organization or Your Personal Growth

By: Aurora Schunk Assistant Director of the Civic and Community Engagement Office at Buffalo State College and YNPN Greater Bflo Board Co-Chair When you hear the phrase “active citizen,” what comes to your mind? What do you think are the characteristics that make an “active citizen?” Can anyone be an “active citizen,” or do you needContinue reading “Engaging the Active Citizen Continuum to Support Your Organization or Your Personal Growth”

Tips for Event Season Stress

(Image Description: Man sitting at desk looking stressed with people reaching towards him with phones, stacks of paper, and watches) By: Melanie Brem  Special Events Coordinator at Our Lady of Victory Homes of Charity and YNPN Greater Bflo Co-Chair for Marketing & Communications When I introduce myself and tell people I plan special events for a living itContinue reading “Tips for Event Season Stress”

Reflections on YNPN National Conference 2018

(Pictured above: Map of the United States with YNPN chapters indicated with route from Buffalo to Indianapolis highlighted) From July 27th to July 30th, four members of YNPN Greater Bflo’s Board of Directors took a road trip to the Young Nonprofit Professional Network’s Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. With 300+ attendees representing chapters from acrossContinue reading “Reflections on YNPN National Conference 2018”