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Creating a Young Professionals Board at Your Nonprofit Organization

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Want to get young people involved at your nonprofit organization. Then consider starting a young professionals' board. But take a look at these slides before you do, highlighting key trends and do's …

Want to get young people involved at your nonprofit organization. Then consider starting a young professionals' board. But take a look at these slides before you do, highlighting key trends and do's and don'ts of a successful YP board.

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    • 1. Building a Board withYoung ProfessionalsSam Davidson, CoolPeopleCare.orgSam@CoolPeopleCare.org
    • 2. “No medium has ever survived the indifference of 25-year-olds. Clay Shirky Author of Cognitive SurplusSource: The Guardian, July 5, 2010
    • 3. 1980
    • 4. 198076 million
    • 5. Who are the Millennials and how many of them are there? 198076 million
    • 6. Turnings
    • 7. Turnings• Awakening
    • 8. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling
    • 9. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis
    • 10. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High
    • 11. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High Generations
    • 12. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High Generations• Prophet/Idealist
    • 13. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High Generations• Prophet/Idealist• Nomad/Reactive
    • 14. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High Generations• Prophet/Idealist• Nomad/Reactive• Hero/Civic
    • 15. Turnings• Awakening• Unraveling• Crisis• High Generations• Prophet/Idealist• Nomad/Reactive• Hero/Civic• Artist/Adaptive
    • 16. 96% of Generation Y belongs to a social network
    • 17. 1 in 6 couples who married last year met online
    • 18. 1 in 5 college students takes at least one class online
    • 19. Many see Millennials as “entitled”, but they were raised to believe they are special.
    • 20. This generation also knows the power of teamwork, doing nearly anything in a group setting.
    • 21. This generation also volunteers in very high rates, mainly due to the fact that it’s required in schools.
    • 22. Top Four Volunteering Activities (VolunteeringinAmerica.gov) 26.6%23.6% 23.1% 21.8% 20.5% 20.5% 19.0% 17.0% Fundraise General Labor Mentor Youth Tutor/Teach Millennials US
    • 23. Most of all, this generation is redefining the notion of “time” and what’s important to them.
    • 24. Love our agencys jr board! Serves asrecognition tool, training ground forgovernance board service & great"friendraiser." - Jamie
    • 25. Start small and dream big
    • 26. Let them know where this is going
    • 27. Leverage the power of social teamwork
    • 28. Set bigger and bigger goals for key individuals
    • 29. Create a great experience
    • 30. A great YP Board experience is:
    • 31. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible
    • 32. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?”
    • 33. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable
    • 34. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable“Will something happen that they’ll want to tell their friends about?
    • 35. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable“Will something happen that they’ll want to tell their friends about? Meaningful
    • 36. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable “Will something happen that they’ll want to tell their friends about? Meaningful“Will we do something that makes them feel like they’re making a difference?”
    • 37. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable “Will something happen that they’ll want to tell their friends about? Meaningful“Will we do something that makes them feel like they’re making a difference?” Scalable
    • 38. A great YP Board experience is: Accessible “Is it easy for them to come be a part of this?” Sharable “Will something happen that they’ll want to tell their friends about? Meaningful“Will we do something that makes them feel like they’re making a difference?” Scalable “Can we repeat this with more people again and again?”
    • 39. Sam Davidson CoolPeopleCare.org Twitter: @CoolPeopleCareFacebook.com/CoolPeopleCare SamDavidson.net Twitter: @SamDavidsonFacebook.com/SamSDavidson Sam@CoolPeopleCare.org