SOCO Logo

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
  • Leadership and management opportunities
  • Expanding your social circle

Who Should Join?

  • Any person between the ages of 22 and 39 who is 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:
      • Purchasing tickets to YPB events
      • Having friends/family purchase tickets to YPB events
      • Soliciting in-kind donations (beer or food for events, venues, prizes, etc.)
      • Securing corporate event sponsorships
      • Making personal contributions
      • Many more!

Follow Us!

insta

FB

Get Involved

Our 2019 mid-year membership drive has closed. The next membership drive will be held in December 2019. In the mean time, join our “Friends of the Board” list to be kept in the loop about upcoming events and opportunities!

Questions? Contact Maggie St.Clair via email or by calling 720.359.3131.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Trick or Trivia: October 17 at Howl at the Moon. Join us for a spooky night of Halloween Trivia and live music! Purchase your ticket here and RSVP to the Facebook event.
  • Bocce and Brews: November 10 at Rhein Haus. We are bringing back everyone’s favorite event! This Unified bocce tournament is a hit year after year. Start practicing now, and purchase your ticket here.
  • Interested in sponsoring a YPB event? Email Victoria at victoria@specialolympicsco.org.

2019 YPB Official Beverage Partner Lockup

Athletes huddled around, cheering.

Resources