Emerging leaders start here.
Attracting, developing and retaining young leaders in Northeast Indiana since 2004.
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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.
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.
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!
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Join us as we learn new ways to attract, develop and retain our emerging leaders and continue to BUILD on the momentum we have today.
YLNI and Founders Spark Launch Entrepreneurial Institute for Local Young Leaders
Located in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne, the YLNI Farmers Market presents a vibrant, open-air outdoor market experience!