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Attracting, developing and retaining young leaders in Northeast Indiana since 2004.

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Developing the leaders of today and tomorrow.

From high school students to aspiring professionals, YLNI invests in leadership development programs for all emerging leaders. Our Power Lunches and View From The Top Series connect our young people with established community leaders and mentors.

Developing the leaders of today and tomorrow.
Visit the YLNI Farmers Market in downtown Fort Wayne.

We are invested in community initiatives that help attract and retain young people. Check out the YLNI Farmers Market on Saturday mornings from 9a – 1p through September. Click below to learn more and discover how you can get involved.

Visit the YLNI Farmers Market in downtown Fort Wayne.
Kick the tires.

Want to just check out one of our monthly Hot Spots and meet some fun new people? Come hang with us on the third Thursday of any month. Discover where we'll be next!

News, Updates & Events

YLNI Mayoral Debate - Sept 25th

Join us for this exciting and informative debate between Tom Henry (D) and Tim Smith (R) for this year's Mayoral race.

Meet The Candidates Night - October 2nd

Hear from those seeking office at Club Soda. Space is limited. Register online today.

Congrats Leadership Institute Graduates

Our 2019 LI Graduates had a great class and amazing experience, but don't take our words for it. Here more about it from them.