Colorado Young Leaders: Young Professionals Board
The Colorado Young Leaders Young Professionals Board (YPB) is a group of socially-minded change makers who have a strong desire to lead and participate, and are motivated to help Colorado High School Students explore leadership through service.
Membership on the YPB provides an opportunity to develop new skills and widen your professional and social circles — all while serving Colorado Young Leaders and our efforts to empower the next generation of community leaders. YPB introduces young professionals to the program and initiatives of Colorado Young Leaders through volunteer opportunities, social gatherings, fundraising events, and philanthropic support.
Colorado Young Leaders accepts YPB membership applications from September – October of each year. YPB Members must be at least 21 years of age.
YPB Members are Expected to:
- Serve a one-year term (November to November)
- Attend at least three (of six) board meetings and attend at least one YPB fundraising event
- Serve as a Colorado Young Leaders ambassador
- Participate in or lead two Service Adventures with CYL Students
- Lead the planning and execution of four small fundraising events throughout the year
- Give or Get fundraising goal of $250/year*
- Make a Kick-Off Donation of $50
YPB Member Benefits:
- Connect and network with other like-minded emerging leaders who care about youth development
- Make an impact by taking part in meaningful activities including community impact projects and community events
- Learn the fundamentals of operating on a board
- Cultivate new skills
- Support the Colorado Young Leaders mission in meaningful ways
Who should join?
Any person between the ages of 21 and 39 that are interested in getting involved with Colorado Young Leaders, having a great time and expanding their network.
What are some ways to reach the fundraising commitment?
Membership Fundraising commitment can be reached in several ways including:
- Member purchases tickets to YPB events
- Member friends/family purchase tickets to YPB events
- Secure in-kind donations (beer or food for events, venues, prizes, etc.)
- Secure corporate event sponsorships
- Personal contribution
- Many more!
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23 Oct 2018
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM