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January Networking Social

January 14, 2016 | The Northampton Brewery | Event Photos

Featured Non-Profit: The International Language Institute (ILI) of Massachusetts.

 

 

2015

Holiday Party and Networking Social

December 3, 2015 | The Lord Jeffery Inn | Event Photos

An evening celebrating the holiday season along with the Young Professionals of Amherst (YPA).

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GR8 Gatsby Gala

November 13, 2015 | Mill 1 at Open Square | Event Photos

An evening celebrating 8 years of NAYP with appetizers, drinks, raffles, dancing and live music.

October Networking Social

October 10, 2015 | McCray’s Farm | Event Photos

Featured Non-Profit: The Connecticut River Watershed Council

September Networking Social

September 10, 2015 | Black Birch Vineyard

Featured Non-Profit: Easter Seals Massachusetts

Whitewater Rafting Trip

August 29, 2015 | Berkshire Whitewater

A day of fun and excitement whitewater rafting on the Deerfield River, through the foothills of the Berkshires Mountains along the historic Mohawk Trail!

August Networking Social

August 20, 2015 | Delaney House

An annual joint-networking event with the Young Professional Society of Greater Springfield (YPS) and the Young Professionals of Amherst (YPA).

July Networking Social

July 8, 2015 | Garden House at Look Park

An annual joint-networking event with the Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce.

5th Annual Non-Profit Board Fair

June 11 | Union Station

This signature NAYP event featured organizations from throughout the Pioneer Valley whose leadership was on-hand to discuss opportunities to serve on their board of directors.

Leadership Panel: Serving on a Non-Profit Board

June 3, 2015 | Smith College Conference Center

This panel discussion discussed what it takes to serve on the board of a non-profit. This event was organized by NAYP in preparation for our fifth annual Non-Profit Board Fair.

May Networking Social

May 14, 2015 | JJ’s Tavern

Featured Non-Profit: Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech

April Networking Social

April 9, 2015 | Galaxy Restaurant and Lounge

Featured Non-Profit: Cutchin’s Program for Children & Families

March Networking Social

March 12, 2015 | Fitzwilly’s

Full Moon Snowshoeing

March 7, 2015 | Hilltop Orchards

This full moon snowshoe hike in the Berkshires was an interactive 1.5 hour journey complete with moonlight, a bonfire, wine tasting, and entertainment.

February Networking Social

February 12, 2015 | ConVino Wine Bar

Featured Non-Profit: KEVS Foundation

January Networking Social

January 08, 2015 | One Bar & Grill

lsDecember Networking Social

December 11, 2014 | Platform Sports Bar

Featured Non-Proft: Center for EcoTechnology (CET)

Hot Chocolate Run: NAYP Team

December 7, 2014 | Northampton, MA

NAYP hosted a team in the annual Hot Chocolate 5K Run, a community celebration of Safe Passage, the Hampshire County organization addressing domestic violence.

Masquerade Gala

November 1, 2014 | Hadley Farms Meeting House

A celebratory evening of drinks, dancing, dinner, and raffle prizes for NAYP members and friends at an exclusive, masquerade-themed gala.

October Networking Social

October 9, 2014 | The Delaney House

 

September Networking Social

September 11, 2014 | Healing Garden at Cooley Dickinson Hospital

August Networking Social

August 14, 2014 | Sláinte

An annual joint-networking event with the Young Professional Society of Greater Springfield (YPS).

Metacomet Monadnock Hike

July 24, 2014 | Skinner State Park

A 4.6 mile hike on Mount Holyoke following a rarely traveled route that includes some of the best views in the Valley, complete with a plane crash site, old carriage roads, and the Mount Holyoke summit’s famous Summit House.

July Networking Social

July 9, 2014 | Northampton Country Club

An annual joint-networking event with the Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce.

Valley Blue Sox Game

June 26, 2014 | MacKenzie Field

NAYP and YPS Springfield members spent a night enjoying some baseball and networking in Springfield.

Lioness Magazine 5 Talk Series

June 13, 2014 | Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center

This speaker series features innovators, entreprenuers, and leaders from Western Mass, and aims to inspire participants. A special focus was given to female speakers, participants and initiatives. Hosted in partnership with Lioness Magazine.

4th Annual Non-Profit Board Fair

June 12, 2014 | Smith College Conference Center

More than 30 non-profits were showcased at this signature NAYP event, held in partnership with The United Way of Hampshire County. Representatives were on hand to talk to interested candidates about serving on their organization’s board of directors.

Leadership Luncheon: Perspectives on Non-Profit Involvement

June 6, 2014 | Hotel Northampton

This luncheon focused on introducing attendees to what it means to volunteer and/or serve on the board of a non-profit organization. This event was organized by NAYP in preparation for our fourth annual Non-Profit Board Fair..

Hike Mount Norwottuck

May 29, 2014 | Mt. Holyoke Range State Park

A moderate hike to the summit of Mount Norwottuck, Mount Holyoke Range’s highest peak, and the Horse Caves, which were used as a hideout during Shay’s Rebellion in 1787.

May Networking SocialMay Networking Social

May 8, 2014 | PeoplesBank

Featured Non-Profit: Leadership Pioneer Valley

Lioness Magazine 5 Talk Series

April 18, 2014 | Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts

This speaker series features innovators, entreprenuers, and leaders from Western Mass, and aims to inspire participants. A special focus was given to female speakers, participants and initiatives. Hosted in partnership with Lioness Magazine.

April Networking SocialApril Networking Social

April 10, 2014 | Hadley Farms Meeting House

Featured Non-Profit: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

March Networking Social

March 13, 2014 | The Quarters

Featured Non-Profit: Hilltown Families

downloadFebruary Networking Social

February 20, 2014 | UMass Fine Arts Center

This event featured guided tours through the exhibition “Lynne Cohen: False Clues”  followed by a Q&A with artist Kim Carlino.

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February 14, 2014 | Maple Corner Farm

Adventurous souls journeyed to Maple Corner Farm in Granville on Valentine’s Day for a night by the full moon. The trail was lit by luminaries (candles in bags) and the light of the moon. This full moon snowshoe hike in the Berkshires was an interactive 1.5 hour journey complete with moonlight, a bonfire, wine tasting, and entertainment.

Lioness Magazine 5 Talk Series

January 17, 2014

This speaker series features innovators, entreprenuers, and leaders from Western Mass, and aims to inspire participants. A special focus was given to female speakers, participants and initiatives. Hosted in partnership with Lioness Magazine.

JJ's TavernJanuary Networking Social

January 9, 2014 | JJ’s Tavern

Featured Non-Profit: Amherst Montessori School