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Young Professionals to Review Uptown Market Plan with City Manager and Mayor this Friday

This Friday, Greenwood city manager Charlie Barrineau will present the city’s newly-approved Uptown Market plan to attendees at a casual lunch program 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Howard’s on Main. The event is being held by Connect YP, Greenwood’s

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Connect YP and Greenwood Sertoma to Host 6th Annual Casino Fundraiser for Local Nonprofits

This Saturday, February 15, Connect YP and Greenwood Sertoma will take over the American Legion for a lively night of casino games, fun, and great food in support of local nonprofits. The evening also includes a silent auction, raffles, and

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Gifts of Life and Joy: Toy and Blood Drive Dec 5

Connect Young Professionals invite community to give “Gifts of Life and Joy” is a combination Toy Drive and Blood Drive taking place this Thursday, December 5. This is a ConnectYP community service event, but is open the public. Everyone is

Posted in Events, News, Service

2014 Steering Committee Announced Nov 14

Last week on Thursday, November 14, Greenwood Connect Young Professionals (Connect YP or CYP) held a transition meeting last week at the Chamber of Commerce. The purpose of the meeting was for the 2013 chairs to welcome the incoming 2014

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Millennials in the Multi-Generational Workplace Nov 5

Millennials in the Multi-Generational Workplace Professional Development Breakfast TUESDAY Nov 5, 9:00am Don’t miss our FINAL Professional Development Breakfast of 2013! This event is FREE for Connect YP members, $5 for nonmembers. Everyone welcome. Breakfast provided. Self Regional Healthcare, Support

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Beer Tasting Social Oct 23 hosted by The Mill House

Connect YP Beer Tasting Social presented by The Mill House 5:30-7pm, Wednesday, October 23 The Mill House, 237 Maxwell Ave This is the the 7th straight year that Connect YP has held its very popular Beer Tasting Social in autumn in Greenwood.

Posted in Events, Networking, Social

Deadline Extended for 2014 Committee Nominations

Time has been extended! Nominate yourself or another young professional aged 21-41 to serve on the 2014 Connect YP Steering Committee. This is a great opportunity to get more involved in the Greenwood community. Nominations end Oct 25. We will reach out

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October-December 2013 Events

2014 CYP Steering Committee Nominations Open Now Nomination period October 1-25, 2013 Nominate yourself or another young professional to serve on the 2014 Connect YP Steering Committee. This is a great opportunity to get more involved in the Greenwood community. Open positions

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2013 Greenwood Under-40 Stars Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2013 Greenwood Under-40 Stars: Bill Carroll, Eaton Corp Cooper Power Josh Garvin, Elliot Davis Johnathan Graves, Greenwood School District 50 Jennifer Larkins, Wesley Commons Kevin Pederson, Lander University Eric Sorensen, Covidien Eboni Vice, Eaton Corp Hydraulics We

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Nominations are open for 4th Annual Under-40 Stars!

Know a community-minded young professional under 40? Consider nominating this young business star making a mark in the community for the fourth annual “Greenwood Under-40 Stars” recognition event. Download complete rules and 2013 nomination form here. The deadline for this

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