Hey Non Profit Rockstars : How's your balance?

Everyone knows a well-balanced diet is essential for a healthy life-style, right? But, what about a well-balanced life?

YNPN delved into the mysteries of work-life balance earlier this year and in response to members’ overwhelming interest on this topic, YNPN will be continuing the conversation and hosting another workshop exploring this issue even further.

Work/life balance is the parallel of an individual’s professional work and personal life. When the two are out of sync, it can add undue stress to your already hectic life. Finding this balance is not easy (ask anyone!). That’s where we come in!

This specific workshop has been designed to provide a more intimate discussion about the subject. The last work/life balance workshop focused on balancing work with family life. Part II of this workshop will be geared toward finding time for personal interests like volunteering and seeing friends. In the end, we hope you will walk away knowing what work-life balance is, what it means to you and how you can develop it in your own life.


What: Work-life Balance Workshop Part II

When: July 21, 5:30-7:00 p.m. First half-hour will be for networking…program starts at 6:00 p.m.

Where: Literacy Austin bldg. (2222 Rosewood)

R.S.V.P. at ynpnaustinprograms@gmail.com

**This workshop is FREE to all YNPN members and those interested in YNPN (yes, you!).**

Meet Your Moderators:

Glen Ross, Vice President of Constituent Relationship Management, American Cancer Society

Glenn Ross has served with the American Cancer Society for over 25 years. Currently, he is the Vice-President of Constituent Relationship Management for the American Cancer Society’s High Plains Division and is a regular volunteer with Relay for Life. In his spare time, he publishes a blog on Customer Service at AllBusiness.com and is a regular contributor to Central Texas Relay for Life’s blog, as well as FI Space, a website dedicated to futuring and innovation in the nonprofit sector. He enjoys spending time with his wife, two kids, two cats, and two dogs, and as well as reading, gardening, bicycling, and swimming.

Emily Steinberg, Associate Director, College Forward
Emily has served with College Forward in various capacities since she moved to Austin from upstate New York in 2004. Along the way, she served as one of College Forward’s first college coaches and AmeriCorps*VISTA members and has since helped raise over $4.4 million in grant funds to expand College Forward’s services.  She currently oversees the organization’s programming, operations, and development departments, while also facilitating long-term strategic planning with the Executive Director and Board of Directors. Emily a member of the American Association of Grant Professionals, Association of Fundraising Professionals, Ready by 21 Coalition, and was an inaugural participant in Leadership Austin’s “Emerge” program. An aspiring historian, avid performance artist, and writer, Emily has worked to maintain a positive work-life balance throughout her work and volunteerism with various NGOs and human rights organizations across the United States and South Africa.

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