Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
YNPN NM Learning Circles are designed to build
nonprofit leadership skills through current, innovative information on best practices, facilitated discussion, and expansion of peer networks.
LC 2015 is a six-week program starting October 6, 2015.
Learning Circles are limited to a small, intimate cohort. It’s recommended that you indicate your interest soon, as spots are expected to fill up quickly.
Sessions will be on Tuesdays, 7:30AM-9:00AM at Albuquerque Community Foundation.
Cost – $50 for all six sessions| $75 for non-members*
Week 1 Who are you? October 6
Facilitated by Ian Esquibel, YNPN Board of Directors
Week 2 Who are our neighbors? October 13
Travis Suazo, Executive Director, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Elsa Menéndez, Education Director, National Hispanic Cultural Center
Kay Bounkeua, NM Asian Family Center
Week 3 Diversity – Mixing & Uniting October 20
Dr. De Leon, UNM Division of Equity and Inclusion
Rodney Bowes, UNM Men of Color Initiative
Week 4 Awareness & Sensitivity October 27
Kiran Katira, UNM Community Engagement Center
Week 5 Social Justice November 3
Week 6 Empowerment November 10
Ona Porter, CEO, Prosperity Works
To participate in the 2015 Learning Circle series, please download an application by clicking HERE, complete and send to YNPNNM@gmail.com no later than noon on September 25. Space is limited.
Acceptance notices will be sent by September 28.
*Non-members will have an opportunity to become YNPN members at the discounted rate of $15 if done so before the final Learning Circle session on November 10.