Monthly Archives: June 2012

Leadership Lessons from My Grandfather by Marissa Filippo

YNPN Board of Directors Speak! My grandfather, George Latham, is 98 years old.  He is a former high school basketball coach and school principal.  He is a member of the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, probably because he … Continue reading

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Exposed: Who Are You Outside the Office? by Ashanthi De Silva

YNPN Board of Directors Speak! I recently graduated with a Masters in Public Administration, and am quickly learning one very important lesson that somehow escaped me during my studies: your field of study does not necessarily translate into what you … Continue reading

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Volunteering Can Lead to Nonprofit Jobs by Snow Timms

There is a misconception that professionals can not make money working for a nonprofit organization. Yes, there are positions that receive less pay less in nonprofits than they do in the private sector, but there are many that pay just … Continue reading

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Whose Job Is That? Most of the Time, Mine… by Lilah Handler

YNPN Chicago Board of Directors Speak! “Lilah, did you know that we are out of toilet paper?” “Lilah, the copier is acting weird.” “Lilah, the toilet bowl has no water in it.” “Lilah, are we out of manila folders?” “Lilah, … Continue reading

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