Independent Sector's NGen: Moving Nonprofit Leaders From Next to Now builds the capacity of nonprofit and philanthropic leaders age 40 and under to have significant impact on society's toughest challenges. Through professional and leadership development opportunities, networking and peer support, connections with established sector leaders, the NGen program empowers next generation leaders to contribute to their organizations and communities.

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Become a 2016 American Express NGen Fellow

Apply now for the 2016 American Express NGen Fellows program, a prestigious and transformational year-long leadership development experience that brings together 12 diverse next generation leaders from organizations with a wide variety of missions. Applications are due by June 20.


Meet the American Express NGen Leadership Award Finalists

We're excited to introduce you to the 2016 American Express NGen Leadership Award finalists - five outstanding next generation leaders who are changing the world in incredible ways. Pick their brains during a Twitter Town Hall on June 7.


The NGen Leadership Toolkit

An effective charitable sector leader must be well-rounded, equipped with specific knowledge and skills to manage an increasingly fast-paced and complex world. In 2016, Independent Sector and American Express are proud to present The NGen Leadership Toolkit, a four-part digital series designed to educate next generation leaders about essential skills that every successful leader needs to master.


The NGen Experience at the Independent Sector Conference

The NGen Experience begins with an exclusive program (Nov. 15-16) immediately preceding the 2016 Independent Sector Conference and then flows energetically into the full conference (Nov. 16-18). It will offer next generation leaders an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and network with other emerging and established sector leaders.

Save up to $1050 with early bird rates through June 19!


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