YPGO Networking Social

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...

On January 12th YPGO kicked off 2017 with its first monthly networking social held at the Museum of Arts & Sciences. The Museum of Arts & Sciences is an education institution and is the primary art, science and history museum in Central Florida, not to mention one of our areas largest museums! Offering a wide range of collections, there is definitely something to interest any visitor. One could spend an entire day on the campus visiting locations like the planetarium...

Due to Hurricane Matthew, YPGO ended up cancelling the October Networking Social for fear of the safety of our members. We do hope that everyone weathered the storm well and that things will get back to normal soon. The Young Professionals Group Ormond’s November Networking Social was at Fletcher’s Irish Pub. We enjoyed food from Smoke Shack BBQ, drinks, a game or two of pool, and live music by Clayton Park! The YPGO November Social benefited our featured non-profit, Light the Way,...

YPGO hosted its September Networking Social at the First Green Bank in Ormond Beach on Thursday, September 1st. The First Green Bank is one of the first banks in the United States which has an environmental and social mission. There are so many community benefits of First Green Bank like a solar loan program and discounted interest rates for commercial and residential projects that meet green building criteria. The September non-profit spotlight of the Young Professionals Group Ormond was the Childhood...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond Networking social for August was hosted at Saldo’s Pizzeria on August 4th. Saldo’s was amazing and stepped up after a last minute cancellation with another venue. We were really excited to try out some delicious Italian food and just enjoy the company of our members and guests. The August YPGO non-profit spotlight was the Avenues 12 Women’s Recovery Houses which was founded with the philosophy that recovery from the disease of alcoholism and substance abuse requires...

The YPGO July Networking Social was hosted at Lulu’s Oceanside Grill on July 7th. It was a super hot Florida day and we were so happy that Lulu’s allowed us the whole bar area for our social! Drinks and appetizers were enjoyed by all and it was amazing to see so many new faces! The Young Professionals Group Ormond featured non-profit for the month of July was the Ormond Beach YMCA. Funds raised will specifically go towards their youth swim program....

The Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted its June networking social at Greektown Taverna on June 2nd. If you have not had the chance to go to Greektown Taverna yet, you need to – the food is absolutely amazing! If you ever want a preview of what they have to offer, stop by on Taverna Wednesday. Sit at the bar from 3pm until close and you can enjoy half price food from the Taverna menu along with an extended happy hour!...