Membership

Benefits:

  • Free or discounted admission to most Social Meetups
  • Opportunity to serve on KYP Board or Committees
  • List KYP Membership on resume
  • Develop a large personal and professional network
  • Unique contact with community leaders and elected officials
  • Leadership development

Events

  • Social Meetups: A social networking event held at a different venue throughout the Keweenaw and Houghton counties. These are always social, informal, fun and free/discounted for members and cost $5 for non-members to attend. Sometimes they have a theme, appetizers or drinks and attendees are eligible to win prizes.
  • Volunteering: We aim to have a bimonthly group volunteering effort. It may be a project with another non-profit or a group of YPs volunteering at a local event. (Past volunteering events have included: Wood Chop with Little Brothers, home build with Habitat for Humanity and volunteering at the Copper Country Humane Society)
  • Educational Speaker Series: We host a speaker series event around once a quarter. Based on your feedback, we will arrange for experts to lead discussions on specific topics, i.e. first time homebuyer seminar, how to get your credit up, investing basics and entrepreneurship basics.
  • Book Club: Join us quarterly as we read and discuss books related to professional growth, development, leadership and more based on feedback.

Donations

Benefits:

  • Since KYP is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, your donation is tax deductible.
  • With your generous support, we will be able to organize bigger and better events, providing great opportunities for young professionals to connect and grow in the community.

Corporate Sponsorship

Benefits:

  • Minimum $300
  • Company recognized as annual sponsor at all social meetups
  • Company logo included on KYP website
  • Since Keweenaw Young Professionals is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, your qualified sponsorship payment can be acknowledged as a tax exempt charitable donation. No goods or services will be provided by Keweenaw Young Professionals in exchange for the contribution.

Please contact our Board of Directors to get started with your Corporate Sponsorship: info@keweenawyp.com

Corporate Sponsors

Holiday Inn Express

1110 Century Way, Houghton, MI 49931

(906) 482-1066