YPN: EMPOWERING FUTURE LEADERS
The Young Professional Network (YPN) exists to empower future community leaders through professional development, personal growth and networking opportunities. Membership is composed of professionals in the 21‐40 age bracket.
Member Benefits inclued:
Monthly networking opportunities
Personal & Professional Development Seminars
Volunteer projects with local Non-Profits
Special Events at regional venues at a reduced cost
*Note: non‐members are typically welcome to attend YPN events, unless otherwise advertised. We do offer reduced rates off admission to YPN events for members.
YPN is an Ambassador Group of the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce serving as a public relations arm of the Chamber. YPN does this by hosting monthly First Friday Meetings (alternating between Mornings, Lunches and Dinners), as well as attending Chamber Events (Ribbon Cuttings, Coffee & Companies, Business After Hours and other Chamber related Events). YPN also focuses on additional Member events, volunteer opportunities and personal/professional development seminars. There is an annual membership due for this organization please see rates below:
Chamber Members (You are currently employed by a Business who is a Member of the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce)
-Annual Membership: $40
Non-Chamber Members (You are not employed by a Business who is a Member of the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce)
-Annual Membership: $75
**Membership must be paid up front at the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce office**
Student Members (You are currently enrolled as a student at UNK, CCC, or UNMC)
-Annual Membership: $25
Name Badges are not required, however they are available to purchase for $15.