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Young Professionals Board

What is the Young Professionals Board?

The Special Olympics Colorado Young Professionals Board (YPB) is a group of socially-minded change makers who have a strong desire to lead and participate and are ready to make the world an INCLUSIVE and WELCOMING place for ALL people.
Our pillars include:

  • Networking
  • Fundraising
  • Volunteering
  • Advocating

Why Join?

  • Make an impact by taking part in meaningful activities including volunteer projects and community events
  • Great networking opportunity by connecting with like-minded emerging leaders
  • It’s fun

Who Should Join?

  • Any person between the ages of 22 and 39 that interested in getting involved with Special Olympics Colorado, having a great time and expanding their network.

Annual Membership Requirements

  • Attend at least two (of six) Board Meetings and one YPB fundraising event
  • Raise $250
    • Membership Fundraising commitment can be reached in several ways including:
      • Member purchases tickets to YPB events
      • Member friends/family purchase tickets to YPB events
      • Solicit items to be used in silent auction (certificates, sports tickets, hotel stays, etc.)
      • Solicit in-kind donations (beer or food for events, venues, prizes, etc.)
      • Secure corporate event sponsorships
      • Personal contribution
      • Many more!

Get Involved

Click here to complete the application.
Questions? Contact Victoria Paterson-Maiman via email or by calling 720.359.3108.

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2018 BOARD MEETING DATES:

Location: Bill Barrett Corporation, 1099 18th St #2300, Denver
Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm

  • Wednesday, January 17
  • Wednesday, March 21
  • Wednesday, May 16
  • Wednesday, July 18
  • Wednesday, September 19
  • Wednesday, November 14

NEW BOARD MEMBER INTRODUCTION: 

A short introduction to SOCO and the YPB will be held before each meeting from 5:40pm-6:00pm. New and current members are welcome to attend.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Bocce & Brews: October 21 at Rhein Haus Denver

Athletes huddled around, cheering.

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