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YNPN Chicago is excited to announce that our annual Celebration fundraiser will be held in person on June 12, 2024, at the Center on Halsted! Join us for an evening of recognition of our nonprofit colleagues and to celebrate all the good work being done in our sector and city. 

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Amanda Reid has nearly 20 years of experience applying social science methodologies to strategic challenges in the humanitarian and private sectors. She currently serves as the Obama Foundation's Senior Manager of Strategy and Impact. Amanda specializes in conducting trauma-informed research and training activities in low-income and underserved communities in the US, East Africa, West Africa, and India. Prior to joining the Obama Foundation, Amanda led the research and evaluation team at Rotary International, which conducted large-scale, global, multi-lingual, multi-method strategic research initiatives. Dr. Reid earned a BA in psychology at Spelman College. She went on to earn her master's degree and PhD in clinical and community psychology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

 

Individual tickets are on sale now—purchase your tickets here. Interested in becoming a sponsor? Please contact our Development Committee at development@ynpnchicago.org for more information about sponsorship opportunities. 

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Can't attend this year but still want to support? Check out our incredible raffle packages to purchase a ticket or consider making a donation!

YNPN CHICAGO'S CELEBRATION AWARDS

Nonprofit of the Year Award

Young Nonprofit Professional of the Year Award

Supervisor of the Year Award

Associate Board of the Year Award

OUR SPONSORS

Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support! 

SUPPORTER SPONSORS

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INDIVIDUAL SPONSORS
Corey Richardson

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PAST CELEBRATION WINNERS

2023 

  • Associate Board of the Year: Young Women's Giving Council (Chicago Foundation for Women)

  • Supervisor of the Year: Dr. Abiodun Durojaye

  • Young Nonprofit Professional of the Year: Alexandra Turcios

  • Nonprofit of the Year: Chicago Scholars
     

2022

  • Associate Board of the Year: Open Books

  • Supervisor of the Year: Emily Catalano 

  • Young Nonprofit Professional of the Year: Valeria Coffman

  • Nonprofit of the Year: Austin Coming Together

2021

  • Associate Board of the Year: Resilience Associate Board

  • Supervisor of the Year: Sasha Pena

  • Paid Internship of the Year: BECOME

  • Young Nonprofit Professional of the Year: Elianne Bahena

  • Nonprofit of the Year: Girls Inc. of Chicago 

To see more winners, click here

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