YPGO Blog

On Thursday, June 15, 2017, the Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted its first Lunch & Learn event with Florida Hospital, one of its platinum sponsors for 2017. Members and guests of YPGO met at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center for lunch and enjoyed a delicious meal prepared by Florida Hospital. The keynote speaker for the Lunch & Learn was Mallory Tluchowski, Business Development Coordinator with the Center for Health and Wellness who discussed the topic of work-life balance as a...

On May the 4th, the Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted its May the Fourth Be With You Networking Social at Stonewood Grill and Tavern. This was definitely our most festive social as we had a Star Wars themed costume contest where the winners would receive a Stonewood Gift Card! We enjoyed the breezy weather on Stonewood's outdoor patio while listening to music by Frankie Guinther and snacking on some delicious appetizers. The featured YPGO non-profit organization for the month of May...

On April 6th we hosted our Young Professionals Group Ormond April Networking Social. We teamed up with our friends at Saldo's Pizzeria to once again host another fantistic social filled with delicious Italian food, great people, and another wonderful non-profit organization. The YPGO featured non-profit organization for April was Conklin Center for the Blind. Conklin Center for the Blind is a human services agency for multi disabled blind and visually-impaired adults and children. Students at the Daytona Beach campus learn functional...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted its March networking social on March 2nd at the Ormond Brewing Company. It definitely poured like crazy. You know what though? That didn’t stop an outstanding turnout of the event. We had a lot of membership signups and saw a ton of new faces. Thank you to Ormond Brewing Company for hosting us and providing with enough craft beer to last the whole evening! Our featured non-profit organization for the month of March was the...

On February 1st we hosted our first YPGO joint social with the Young Professionals Group of Flagler County. Our two groups teamed up at Houligan’s Destination Daytona and enjoyed drinks, appetizers, and the company of new friends! Our featured non-profit for the month of February was the Early Learning Coalition of Flagler-Volusia. The Early Learning Coalition has a mission to enhance children’s school readiness by providing opportunities for quality early learning, while strengthening family stability for a healthy community. This event...