YNPN Pgh Mentoring Program

Mentor_1.jpegYNPN Pgh’s Mentoring Program connects emerging nonprofit professionals with experienced nonprofit professionals, helping to enrich and sustain our sector's expertise and leadership.

YNPN Pgh mentors share guidance based on their area of nonprofit expertise and help mentees navigate their career goals and aspirations.

The program requires a 6 month commitment and enrollment for both mentors and mentees is ongoing. For more information, email mentoring@ynpnpgh.org.



To be a YNPN Pgh Mentee, you must:

  • Be a YNPN Pgh Member
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Have less than 3 years in your current nonprofit position (or work outside of the nonprofit sector)
  • Be able to make a 6 month commitment to the program
  • Complete our online Mentoring Application Form
  • Submit a $20 Mentee application and matching fee once your Mentor has been identified


To be a YNPN Pgh Mentor, you must:

  • Have a minimum of five years experience in a nonprofit-focused position (staff, board, consultant, program officer, etc.)
  • Be able to make a 6 month commitment to the program
  • Complete our online Mentoring Application Form
  • Mentors do NOT need to be YNPN Pgh Members. If you’d like to  share your experience with a younger colleague in a meaningful way, simply complete the Application Form today!


Apply to participate in the YNPN Pgh Mentoring Program as a Mentor or Mentee today!

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"I was really impressed by how prepared my mentee was for each of our sessions. It felt great to offer her specific feedback on her career path and help her build her network through a few referrals." - Mentor

"My mentor and I have covered a lot of territory over the past few months. I feel more confident in my job and excited about where I'm headed with my career." - Mentee

Mentoring Resources

Are you ready to get started with a meaningful professional mentoring relationship? Check out these articles for tips on making the most of your experience, whether you're a mentor or a mentee!



What is your nonprofit mentoring story? Email us at mentoring@ynpnpgh.org!



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