YNPN Chicago's Annual Celebration

Mark your calendars for May 3rd and help YNPN Chicago celebrate our nonprofit young professionals. Expect a fantastic night including hors d’oeuvres, complimentary beer and wine, exciting raffle prizes, and recognition of leaders in the Chicago Nonprofit community. Join us for a night celebrating connections, collaboration, and strength in numbers!

Want to get the celebration started earlier? Purchase a VIP ticket for just $5 more to gain early access at 5:30pm (hors d’oeuvres service begins at 6pm).

WeWork Kinzie has generously donated space for YNPN Chicago’s 2018 Celebration event. All registrants of this event will receive an introductory email from our host with an option to unsubscribe.

2018 Celebration Awards

At Celebration, we honor the outstanding achievements in the Chicago nonprofit sector through an awards ceremony which highlights four categories: Nonprofit Professional of the Year, Supervisor of the Year, Nonprofit of the Year and Associate Board of the Year. Nominations are open to all nonprofits who have offices in Chicago, regardless of size or headquarter locations.

Nominations and voting has now closed. Winners will be announced at the event on May 3rd! 

  • Nonprofit Professional of the Year Award
  • Supervisor of the Year Award
  • Nonprofit of the Year Award
  • Associate Board of the Year Award

Ticket Details

All attendees must be 21 years or older. 

Member Pricing

$30 Member Ticket

Add $5 to your ticket for the VIP early access upgrade!

Please note, to purchase a ticket at the member price, you must be logged in and have a current paid membership on file. Limit 1 member ticket per member. Guest tickets should be purchased at the public ticket price. Contact membership@ynpnchicago.org if you have any questions. 

Public Ticket Pricing

$35 Public Ticket, through May 2 
Add $5 to your ticket for the VIP early access upgrade

Tickets can be purchased at the door for $40 on May 3!


Thank you to our Celebration Sponsors! 






Special thanks to our host, WeWork, and beverage sponsors Off Color Brewing, Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, Maverick Wine Company, and Lagunitas! 



May 03, 2018 at 6pm - 9pm
WeWork Kinzie
20 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL 60654
United States
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