Peer Networks

Photo courtesy of Kyle Zimmerman and the Albuquerque Community Foundation from the Larger Than Life projectPeer networks can be a powerful tool for capacity building. The Center for Nonprofit Excellence offers networking opportunities that are available to nonprofit staff and volunteers to strengthen their capacity, exchange ideas, and receive or develop mentoring skills:

  • Executive Director Leadership Circles
  • Young Nonprofit Professionals Network


Executive Director Leadership Circles

The leadership circles are facilitated peer groups for nonprofit Executive Directors and CEOs, with an emphasis on peer to peer professional development, sharing of best practices and resources. The groups are limited to 15 participants, usually last 90 minutes, and are strictly confidential. For more information or to join and Executive Director Leadership Circle, please Contact Amy.

Young Nonprofit Professionals Network  

The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN)- Central New Mexico is a network of young people actively engaged in the nonprofit sector. YNPN promotes an efficient, viable, and inclusive nonprofit sector that supports the growth, learning, and development of young professionals. We engage and support future nonprofit and community leaders through professional development, networking and social opportunities designed for young people involved in the nonprofit community. For more information visit YNPN's website or contact YNPN.


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