Young Playwrights' Theater inspires young people to realize the power of their own voices.

Welcome to the YPT Board Page

This part of our website is private for board members of Young Playwrights’ Theater.  Within this section of our site you will find documents ready for you to download and share.  Please feel free to use the documents and articles you find in the News section of our site.

Check out our Events Calendar throughout the year as well as specific descriptions of our upcoming Events to keep you informed on our exciting performances and programs. 

If there’s a document you need to help you tell the YPT story and you can’t find it here, let us know and we’ll post it for you!

Thank you for all your work on behalf of Young Playwrights’ Theater.


Strategic Planning

Documents for the planning and implementation of the FY08 strategic planning process.

FY11 Action Steps                                                         FY09-11 Strategic Plan                                     Plan Action Steps

2004 Strategic Plan                                      

Mission Statement, History and Talking Points

These documents will assist you in communicating what we do and why we do it.

Mission, Vision, Values and Comparative Advantage                 Board Recruitment Letter

Why the Work of YPT is Important

Talking Points


Infrastructure Documents and Records

These documents frame or reflect how YPT currently operates.

June 2009 Minutes                                     April 2009 Minutes              February 2009 Minutes          

December 2008 Minutes                             October 2008 Minutes         September 2008 Minutes          

June 2008 Minutes         


Board Member Agreement                           Bylaws                                    Conflict of Interest Policy

Articles of Incorporation                              Resolutions                              IRS 501c3 Determination Letter

Employee Handbook                                   UPSTART Assessment                  DC Tax Exempt Certificate  

DCRA Certificate of Good Standing              DCRA Clean Hands Certification

Financial Documents

Budget, Audit, YTD Financials, etc.

FY11 Budget Draft    FY11 Budget Narrative      FY10 Budget                          FY09 Audit                FY09 Budget         

FY08 Audit              FY07 Audit                            FY06 Audit                            FY05 Audit

Development and Fundraising

Metropolitan Group Assessment

Board Commitment Form (Metropolitan Group)

Development Committee Purpose Statement

Special Events

This document details YPT’s past and present Special Projects, including Retratos, African Roots/Latino Soul, Chasing George Washington and others!

Click here to access the document in word format.