Elgin Young Professionals Network is proud to announce we are now spending the first Thursday of every month volunteering at Food for Greater Elgin, 1553 Commerce Drive in Elgin.
Our August volunteer event takes place on Thursday, August 6 from 5:30-8pm. Volunteers will perform a variety of duties from sorting food donations, organizing aisles, assisting clients with shopping and more.
We will cap each month’s volunteer night at a maximum of 8 volunteers – first come, first serve. EYPN’s volunteer events are open to anyone, whether you’re currently a member or not, so please join us to see first hand the impact we can have on our great community.
If you are planning on attending this month’s Volunteer Night, you can “join” the Facebook event but also please e-mail Elissa Kojzarek at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, August 3 to confirm your attendance.
Our next Elgin Young Professionals Network meeting will be Thursday, May 21 at Prairie Rock Bar & Grill, 127 S. Grove Avenue in downtown Elgin, at 6pm. Weather permitting the meeting will be held outside in Prairie Rock’s beautiful outdoor patio also known as the “Rock Garden”.
Topics to be covered:
2015 Mentor Program
Recaps of Tweet Night at the Symphony and Mother’s Day Cash Mob
New EYPN Programming including the EYPN Book Club and Brown Bag Summer Lunch Series
Throughout the year, EYPN will organize volunteer efforts at various Elgin area non-profits and events. This is a great opportunity to help give back to our city while adding valuable community service experience to our resumes.
On the evening of Thursday, February 26 from 5:30-7:30pm, EYPN members will be lending a helping hand at Food for Greater Elgin, 1553 Commerce Drive in Elgin. This volunteer opportunity is limited only to the first 12 people to sign-up. If you are interested in participating, please RSVP now at email@example.com.