Young Leaders Society Donor Group

Young Leaders Society (YLS) encourages philanthropy and volunteerism among young leaders within our community

Join the Fight and Give

Help every family and every child in our community have a stronger, brighter future.


The mission of YLS is to inspire young leaders to donate time, resources and skills to empower area youth.

Mentors that Matter

As a YLS member, you can mentor students, serve on the YLS Fund Grant Panel Review Process, network with other emerging young philanthropic leaders and much more. Joining YLS will give you the opportunity to serve and connect in meaningful ways to help support the success and opportunities of local high school youth.

Contact [email protected] for more information.

Service Initiatives

Who can serve?

Open to individuals 45 years and younger, giving $500 or more annually, or through at least 24 hours of volunteer service to any UWCNM Community Investment Funded nonprofits.

The Young Leaders Society Fund

Awards grants that encourages and empowers high school youth through career and college exploration.

Youth Leadership Endowment

Ensures that YLS’ work continues into the future through the gifts of inspired leaders.

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