Emerging Nonprofit Leadership Network- enln

Soon to be YNPN - Central New Mexico. 

A network of young people actively engaged in the nonprofit sector. We offer leadership, professional development and social networking opportunities.

  • 3rd Wednesday After-Hours and Lunches:  Monthly informal networking opportunity after hours at O'Neills on Central and over lunch at the Range Cafe on Menaul.  See the CNPE Calendar for upcoming 3rd Wednesday date and time.
  • Leadership Luncheon Panels: Lunch meetings with young and veteran community nonprofit leaders discussing issues critical to leadership in the sector.
  • Networking Events: Fun and creative ways to meet other young people engaged in the nonprofit sector.
  • Online Network Resource:  Use this resource to schedule a phone conversation, a breakfast or lunch by calling or emailing someone else in the Network who works in a similar position, has skills you want to develop, or shares some common interests!  To be included in this Resource, complete the word document at the bottom of this page.
  • Professional Development/ Leadership Workshops and Trainings:  Provided by the Network and Partner Organizations (Center for Nonprofit Excellence).

Email Distribution List:
To be part of our email distribution list or for more information contact: Margaret.

Scholarships to support emerging young nonprofit leadership are available to Center for Nonprofit Excellence sponsored workshops. See the CNPE Calendar. If interested, please submit your contact information, workshop of interest and an explanation of how you hope the information garnered from the workshop will support your leadership development and impact in the nonprofit sector.

Board of Directors:
Ian Esquibel- Albuquerque Community Foundation
Celestina Garcia- Public Allies New Mexico- NMFYC

Krista Kelley- Adelante Development Center
Matthew Roberts- Helios Consulting Group
Margaret Ambler Salamon- Center for Nonprofit Excellence
Eileen Terrien- United Way of Central New Mexico

Past Board Members:
Dawne Bell- Carrie Tingley Foundation
Jessica Meyer- MBA Student

The enln Board of Directors is an open opportunity. Please contact us if you’d like to be involved in the planning, development and organizing of opportunities provided by the Emerging Nonprofit Leadership Network.  We meet the first Friday of every month from 8:30 am - 9:30 am at the Range Cafe on Menaul.  Monthly time commitment equals approximately 2-5 hours.  Term of service is 2 years.

Past enln Events:

January 2009
Get A Life!  Designing the Life of Your Dreams

Get A Life! Presenters:  Katie K. Snapp Better-Leadership.com and Carol Akright FinancialNetwork.

November 2008
2nd Annual Speed Networking Event

May 2008
Nonprofit Scavenger Hunt- Networking Event

December 2007
Interested In Serving On a Board of Directors?- Leadership Luncheon Panel
Sally Adams- Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau and Albuquerque Economic Development
Ray H. Barton- Adelante
Anathea Chino- Emerge New Mexico and Casa Esperanza
Anne Nokes- All Faiths Receiving Home

November 2007
Speed Networking- Networking Event

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