WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
MINT MUSEUM UPTOWN
EARLY-BIRD TICKETS $10 | GENERAL ADMISSION $15
At this city-wide event, we invite you to explore the interests and missions of over 30 different Charlotte YP organizations. Intentionally designed with an open layout, this high-energy mixer allows you network with a diverse crowd of over 700 people while discovering everything our community has to offer.
2017 TItle sponsor
Eat Work Play
EatWorkPlay CLT is Charlotte’s Lifestyle Guide for the trendy young professional, and their mission is to connect you to the very best of Charlotte’s people, culture, and local businesses. Learn more at www.ewpclt.com.
2017 Platinum Sponsor
search solution group
Search Solution Group is the largest and fastest growing executive recruitment firm in Charlotte. Recognized as an Inc 1000 company for three consecutive years, Search Solution Group’s award winning growth results in a constant search for new business partners as well as exceptional talent. If your business has hiring needs or if you are looking for a career move, please visit SSGCLT.com.
2017 After-Party Sponsor
Ink and Ivy
Following the 3rd Annual Charlotte YP Mixer, join us at Ink N Ivy for the official after-party. Come sip on delicious drinks as we continue the fun. Thank you to Ink N Ivy for sponsoring
charlotte Young Professional Organizations
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
Contact | Felisha.Fletcher@cancer.org
Website | RelayForLife.org
Facebook | @relaycharlotte
Instagram | @cltrelay4life
ASC’s Young Donor Society (YDS) is a rapidly growing group of young professionals who are engaging with and uplifting Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community. These emerging philanthropists (age 40 or younger) support ASC’s work to ensure Culture For All with an annual gift of $500 or more.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | artsandscience.org
Facebook | @asccharlotte
The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Contact | Anna.email@example.com
Website | bbbscharlotte.org
Facebook | @bbbsgc
Instagram | @bbbschar
Charlotte Business Group was created to provide a forum for highly active business professionals and owners to have meaningful exchanges and create noticeable positive change with our beautiful city. We exist to build a better Charlotte through community service, professional development, and the cultivation of meaningful relationships.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | charlottebusinessgroup.com
Facebook | @CharlotteBusinessGroup
The Charlotte City Club Young Professionals is the young professional group of the Charlotte City Club, an exclusive, members-only club used for business and social gatherings.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | charlottecityclub.com
Facebook | @charlottecityclubyps
Instagram | @charlottecityclubyps
The Charlotte Evening Rotary is a YP club focused on service in the Charlotte community, networking, great speakers, and friendships.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | charlotteeveningrotary.com
Facebook | @charlotteeveningrotary
Instagram | @charlotteeveningrotary
Twitter | @CLTRotary
CHARLOTTE/ONE is a nonprofit created to help you connect in the city, make a difference, and find purpose by helping you explore faith. We host different events monthly and would love to meet you!
Contact | email@example.com
Website | charlotteone.org
Facebook | @CharlotteONE
Instagram | @CharlotteONE
Twitter | @CharlotteONE
The MAPS is a young professional group that introduces the curious to cultural happenings, plans social events and aims to diversify professional and personal networks through an appreciation of and interest in the arts. Thoughtful entry points to art itself is a key goal of the MAPS: intimate salon-style artist talks, studio visits and hands-on experiences fill the program calendar. All events, held monthly, are casual, accessible and welcoming.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | eldergalleryclt.com/maps
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is adding tomorrows for people with cystic fibrosis and welcomes volunteer involvement in any of our more than twelve special events each year.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | charlotte.cff.org
Instagram | @cff_charlotte
Guys with Ties Charlotte
Guys with Ties Charlotte is a 501(c)(3) “for purpose” organization that raises money and awareness for local charities in the Charlotte Metropolitan area by planning and hosting entertaining events.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | guyswithtiescharlotte.com
Facebook | @guyswithtiescharlotte
Instagram | @gwtclt
Twitter | @guyswithtiescharlotte
Habitat Young Professionals of Charlotte (HYPC) began in late 2007 and is a group of individuals seeking to combat poverty by helping build affordable housing for low-income families, while providing networking opportunities for future leaders.
Email | email@example.com
Website | hypcharlotte.org
The Humane Society of Charlotte's Young Affiliated Professionals (HSC-YAP) brings together people who care about animal welfare and want to promote and support the mission of the Humane Society of Charlotte.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | hscyap.org
Facebook | @hscyap
Twitter | @hscyap
Kiwanis Uptown is a vibrant group of young professionals who are leaders in the community, share fellowship with one another, and serve the children of Charlotte and the world.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | kiwanisuptown.org
Facebook | @KiwanisUptown
Instagram | @KiwanisUptown
Twitter | @KiwanisUptown
Meck YRs is a club that enjoys creating an environment where people can share their political views among friends. Outside the social aspect of the group, our meetings provide an opportunity for ALL citizens to become educated on political issues at the local, county, state, and national levels. We want to conserve the principles of Liberty, Freedom, Free Enterprise and Self-determination, so that we are in control of our own lives; not the government.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | meckyr.com
Facebook | @meckcountyyoungreps
Twitter | @MeckGOPYR
Safe Alliance provides hope and healing to those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault. Our Young Professional Alliance meets monthly enjoying networking, events and raising awareness for domestic and sexual violence.
Email | Brittney.email@example.com
Website | safealliance.org
Facebook | @safealliance
Instagram | @safe_alliance
Twitter | @safe_alliance
The SCCC is group of individuals in the Charlotte community who want to see ALL members of our city grow and have access to opportunities which will lead to a sustainable future.
Email | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | sustaincharlotte.org/sccc
Facebook | @sustaincharlotte
Instagram | @sustain_clt
Charlotte Chamber Young Professionals (CCYPs) exists to cultivate a young and diverse workforce as a competitive advantage for Charlotte’s growing economy. CCYPs provide value to young professionals in Charlotte, ages 21 to 39, through leadership growth and professional development, networking and relationship-building and connection to civic engagement and community service opportunities. Programs and events include luncheons, after-hours mixers and annual signature events.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | charlottechamber.com/CCYPs
LinkedIn | charlotte-young-professionals-cyp
The Junior League of Charlotte, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, to developing the potential of women and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook | @jlcharlotte
Instagram | @jlcharlotte
Twitter | @JL_Charlotte
The Lunch Project Young Affiliates is a group of young professionals committed to supporting and promoting the mission of TLP — developing empathy through dynamic programming that fuels community-run school lunches in Tanzania.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | thelunchproject.org
Facebook | @thelunchproject
Twitter | @thelunchproject
The Magellan Society (TMS) – the Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte – is a network of internationally-minded young professionals in the Charlotte area committed to engaging in social and educational activities that promote global understanding. We are dedicated to encouraging young adults to “explore the world in Charlotte” through international speaker events, documentary screenings, networking events, happy hours and dining opportunities.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | worldaffairscharlotte.org
Facebook | @themagellansociet
Young Professionals International House
International House serves as a welcoming place for our new neighbors to gain the hard skills needed to succeed in the U.S. and the support network needed to be happy and build the kind of life everyone seeks – full of meaning, community and the prospects for a brighter future.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | ihclt.org
Facebook | @ih.charlotte
Twitter | @Intlhouse
United Way of Central Carolinas Young Leaders is a diverse network of passionate, young professionals taking collaborative action in philanthropy, volunteer and leadership activities throughout the community.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | uwcentralcarolinas.org/young-leaders
Facebook | @UWCentralCarolinas
Instagram | @uwcentralcarolinas
Twitter | @MYUWCC
The Urban League of Central Carolinas mission is to empower the community to attain financial stability and social justice in a global economy through education, training and placement.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | urbanleaguecc.org
Facebook | @Urban-League-Central-Carolinas
Instagram | @urbanleaguecharlotte
Twitter | @ulcc704
The Urbanites build awareness about Urban Ministry Center and the ways the organization combats the conditions that affect the most vulnerable segment of our community, the homeless neighbors. Their aim is not to raise money or to find permanent volunteers. Instead, they want to bring forth the issues that confront the homeless population and highlight the impact that Urban Ministry Center can have in providing the framework in which neighbors can tear down barriers to housing, sobriety, stability and other challenges.
Contact | UMCurbanites@gmail.com
Website | urbanministrycenter.org/
Facebook | @UrbanMinistryCenter
Twitter | @Urban_Ministry
The Young Ambassadors are a group of young professionals committed to supporting and promoting the work of Council for Children’s Rights through a variety of social, volunteer, and fundraising activities and events. Through these activities we work with Council to support the right of every child to be safe, healthy and educated.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | cfcrights.org/yag
Facebook | @CFCRights
Twitter | @cfcrights
The Young Democrats of Mecklenburg County are young, progressive-minded residents of Mecklenburg County, using their time and talents to create a better future for the county, state, and nation.
Contact | email@example.com
Website | meckyoungdems.strikingly.com
Twitter | @MeckYoungDems
YP 35 is an initiative to engage younger people in Rotary and in community service. Prospective members must be 35 years or younger at the time of membership. The organization's focus is engaging members in club activities, socials, events and fundraisers.
Contact | firstname.lastname@example.org
Website | lakenormanrotary.org/yp35
Facebook | @rotarylkn
Twitter | @lknrotary