2016 Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring #ynpn16?  We're currently discussing partnerships with many organizations in the Portland area and nationally.  Please contact us at development@ynpn.org to discuss sponsorship opportunities.  

#ynpn16 is made possible by these great organizations!  Please take a moment to read a little bit more about them and send a thank you tweet or message.


Willamette_MBA_logo.jpegWillamette University MBA, a top-ranked Oregon MBA program is proud to be an active member in the non-profit community and a supporter of YNPN. With an MBA program for working professionals in Portland and Salem, Oregon offering business management focused education for leaders in the not-for-profit, private and government sectors, and a full-time program in Salem, one of only two MBA programs in the world to achieve dual accreditation in both Business and Public Administration, Willamette provides the rare benefit of professional education, recognition and respect in all sectors.  We offer a variety of scholarships to those who work in the non-profit sector and happy to speak with you about how our program can help you develop. 

Thank Willamette @WillametteMBA.


Meyer Memorial Trust was created by the late Fred G. Meyer, founder of a chain of retail stores bearing his name throughout the Pacific Northwest. Established in 1982, Meyer has assets of more than $700 million and it has awarded roughly $700 million in grants and program related investments to organizations, primarily in Oregon. Meyer operates independently of the Fred Meyer grocery store chain.

Thank Meyer @meyermt.


The David and Lucile Packard Foundation works with partners around the world for social, cultural, and environmental change designed to improve the lives of children, families, and communities. Learn more about the Foundation.

Thank the Packard Foundation @PackardFdn.



The Nonprofit Association of Oregon is the state association representing Oregon’s nonprofit sector. NAO is a 501c3 public benefit corporation in Oregon supporting the over 17,000 nonprofits that strengthen communities and provide critical services benefiting taxpayers and society as a whole. In local communities across Oregon, nonprofits enhance quality of life by uplifting a spirit of service, faith, innovation, and caring.

Thank NAO @NonprofitOregon.

Idealist connects people, organizations, ideas, and resources to help build a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives. The site is used by 120,000 organizations around the world to connect with millions of people every month. If you are looking for a job, an internship or a volunteer opportunity, visit us at Idealist.org.

Thank Idealist @idealist.

TPP_Logo.pngTalent Philanthropy works to ensure a diverse, high-performing and well-supported nonprofit workforce by encouraging funders to invest in nonprofit people, and helping nonprofits to raise the resources they need to invest in their people.

Thank them on Twitter @FundThePeople!

Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training we connect people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed.   

Thank Foundation Center @fdncenter.


The Chronicle of Philanthropy is an independent news organization that has been serving influential fundraisers and grant makers for more than 25 years.

Voted as the No. 1 must-read publication for nonprofit professionals, our print edition appears 12 times a year, along with a website updated daily.

Thank the Chronicle of Philanthropy @Philanthropy.


PSU_Logo_copy.jpgThe mission of The Nonprofit Institute at Portland State University (NPI) is to support the Oregon nonprofit sector so that it can fulfill its promise of bringing people together to build a more just, inclusive, and sustainable society. NPI's core strategies, which include research, support for continuous quality improvement, educational programs, and opportunities for collaboration, strengthen civic life and participation, and grow collective impact on pressing issues on society.

Thank The Nonprofit Institute at Portland State University @Portland_State.


Nonprofit_Leadership_Alliance_logo.jpgThe mission of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is to strengthen the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce. The Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential is the only national credential that combines critical skills and knowledge, practical experience and a national perspective. The Alliance’s affiliated universities and colleges, nonprofit workforce partners and CNPs represent the largest network in the country working to strengthen the social sector.  

Thank the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance @NPL_Alliance


IU_LFSOP_Logo.pngThe Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy is dedicated to improving philanthropy to improve the world by training and empowering students and professionals to be innovators and leaders who create positive and lasting change in the world. The school offers a comprehensive approach to philanthropy through its academic, research and international programs and through The Fund Raising School, Lake Institute on Faith & Giving and the Women’s Philanthropy Institute.  

Thank IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy @IUPhilanthropy.

Lean_Nonprofit_logo.jpgLean Nonprofit, LLC was founded in 2014 to help nonprofits build better businesses to get bigger mission results. We help nonprofits integrate lean thinking and practices into their work; and we help passionate professionals develop world-changing careers. Fall of 2016 will see the launch of our first cohort of Executive Director School - an action-based training for new and aspiring Executive Directors and nonprofit CEOs. Nonprofits are businesses too - run yours like a boss.

Thank Lean Nonprofit @beleannonprofit.


OCF_Logo.jpgThe mission of The Oregon Community Foundation is to improve the lives of all Oregonians through the power of philanthropy.

We work with individuals, families, businesses and organizations to create charitable funds — more than 2,000 of them — that support the community causes they care about. These funds support the critical work that nonprofits are doing across Oregon. Through these funds, OCF awarded more than $103 million in grants and scholarships in 2015.

Thank The Oregon Community Foundation @TheOregonCF.

Lumina_Foundation_Logo.pngLumina Foundation is an independent, private foundation committed to increasing the proportion of Americans with degrees, certificates and other high-quality credentials to 60 percent by 2025. Lumina’s outcomes-based approach focuses on helping to design and build an equitable, accessible, responsive and accountable higher education system while fostering a national sense of urgency for action to achieve Goal 2025.

Thank Lumina Foundation @LuminaFound.

Independent_Sector_Logo.gifIndependent Sector is a national leadership network that brings together nonprofits, foundations, and corporations to advance the common good.  

Thank Independent Sector @IndSector #NGen. 

Prichard_Logo.pngAs a Certified B Corporation®, Prichard provides communications to social changemakers across the United States to help make the world a better place.  

Thank Prichard Communications and the team behind Mac's List @TeamPrichard.


Moo_Logo.pngWe’re an online print and design company that is passionate about great design and the difference it can make to our customers and the world.

We want to set a new standard for print, with remarkable new products that bring great design and uncompromising, high standards to the web. Whilst many other printers have chosen to use new technologies to simply reduce the costs of printing (and often the quality), we strive to make print not only cost-effective but better than ever before.


Client_Joy_Logo.pngClientJoy makes gratitude easy for any business or organization. We do all the hard work to curate, personalize, pack and ship custom, local, artisanal gifts for you. Let us take care of your next event or thank you gifts by visiting clientjoy.com.

Thank ClientJoy @clientjoyco.


Pacific_Continental.pngPacific Continental Bank is your trusted business partner, offering more than just banking services – we share our knowledge to help you build a stronger organization utilizing only the services you need. We support many programs and services, sponsor various charitable events, host educational events specific to nonprofits and contribute to nonprofit organizations in a number of other ways. To find out more, visit our website at therightbank.com.  

Thank Pacific Continental Bank @TheRightBank.


Munchery.pngMunchery is a new kind of food company on a mission to make great food accessible to everyone, everywhere. The team of critically acclaimed chefs prepares a range of ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook meals for all preferences and lifestyles, delivered directly to diners’ doors. For every order placed, Munchery provides a donation of one meal to a local food bank.   

Thank Munchery @munchery.


Koya.jpgKoya Leadership Partners is a national retained executive search and human capital-consulting firm that works exclusively with nonprofits and social enterprises. We deliver measurable results, finding exceptionally talented people who truly fit the unique culture of our client organizations and ensuring that organizations have the resources and strategies to support them. For more information about Koya Leadership Partners, visit www.koyapartners.com

Thank Koya @KoyaPartners.

Oregons_Health_CO-OP.jpgOregon’s Health CO-OP is a non-profit, member-driven, member-governed Health Insurance Plan whose vision is to create partnerships in our communities to drive positive change and personal choice in the accessibility and affordability of quality healthcare. Oregon’s Health CO-OP provides individual and group insurance plans that are flexible in design, with ample alternative care options, and simple payment plans with no deductible or co-insurance.

Thank Oregon's Health CO-OP @ORHealthCO-OP.


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A special thank you to the partnership of these additional supporters!