Getting Involved: Serving on a Nonprofit Board
Sep
26
12:00 PM12:00

Getting Involved: Serving on a Nonprofit Board

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With this presentation hosted at the Alliance of Better Nonprofits, you will discover how much time it takes to serve on a board, what type of nonprofit board works for you and ways to get connected. Join us as our former YPK President, Elle Benson, presents Getting Involved: Serving on a Nonprofit Board.

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YP Community Solutions: Battling the Drug Epidemic
Oct
11
12:00 PM12:00

YP Community Solutions: Battling the Drug Epidemic

Join Deborah Crouse, Media Relations & Project Director from the Metro Drug Coalition, as she presents YP Community Solutions: Battling the Drug Epidemic. This presentation will focus on various topics that YOU want to know about including drug issues right here in Knoxville and solutions we as young professionals can be doing to fight this epidemic.

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Impact Award Nominations Due
Oct
19
11:59 PM23:59

Impact Award Nominations Due

The organization awards honor three organizations based on size, impact, philosophy, community involvement and overall leadership of young professionals. These awards serve as appreciation and recognition to those organizations that advance our mission.

The individual awards celebrate leaders who embody our vision of making Knoxville the most desirable city for young professionals to live, work and play. 

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YPK Impact Awards
Nov
16
6:30 PM18:30

YPK Impact Awards

Our city is enriched not only by our outstanding young professionals but by the community leaders who have mentored and guided them. For the past five years, YPK has honored local organizations and individuals who are making an impact on young professionals at work, with clients, customers, or in the community. 

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Let's Do Lunch: Young Professionals and Leadership
Aug
23
12:00 PM12:00

Let's Do Lunch: Young Professionals and Leadership

With this presentation hosted at the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, you will be surrounded with history of both men and women who paved the way for Women’s basketball. Learn not only about the history of the game but what steps you should be making to becoming a leader as a young professional.

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Volunteer at Summer Wines Party
Aug
4
5:00 PM17:00

Volunteer at Summer Wines Party

Volunteer at Summer Wines Party on August 4th to benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of East Tennessee. This fundraiser supports programming to provide trained advocates to help ensure abused and neglected kids in the Knox County Juvenile Court system receive needed services, stay safe, and find a permanent, loving home.

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More than What’s in Your Wallet: Financial Goal Setting for Young Professionals
Jul
25
12:00 PM12:00

More than What’s in Your Wallet: Financial Goal Setting for Young Professionals

Getting started as a young professional can be very difficult and quite overwhelming. In addition to trying to build our career, we want to accomplish goals outside of work like starting a family, travelling to new places, helping out with our favorite nonprofit and much more.

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Member Directory Launch
Jul
1
12:01 AM00:01

Member Directory Launch

On July 1, 2018, Young Professionals of Knoxville (YPK) will launch a member directory at ypknox.com exclusively for YPK members. In addition to being highly visual and interactive, the new directory will have a powerful search feature allowing members to search over 200 member profiles by name, position, company, and even interests. 

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