United Way of the Bluegrass Young Leaders Society (YLS) is a social group with a cause!

Our mission is to inspire young professionals to improve communities through collaborative action by engaging in philanthropic, volunteer and leadership activities throughout the Bluegrass. 

UWBG Donors who are between the ages of 21-40 and give $250 or more per year (only $10 per paycheck!) are invited to join YLS. 

Join us for IMPACT 2022!

Impressive speakers + music at The Burl

Join the Young Leaders Society (YLS) for our 4th Annual IMPACT event!

Happy Hour: 6-7 p.m.

Speakers: 7-7:30 p.m.

Music: 8-9 p.m.

Registration includes admission to the event and 2 free drink tickets.

This is a free event, but a suggested donation of $15 at the door is encouraged. 

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Musical Guest:

Clark Kissick

2022 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

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Gold Sponsors

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Drink Sponsor

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Event Sponsor

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Why YLS?

Strengthen your network with like-minded young leaders at social and volunteer events throughout the year. 

• Group volunteer projects with UWBG partner agencies 

• Happy Hours with a mission 

• Lunch and Learns with top business and community leaders 

• Special YLS-only networking and professional development events 

 

Build your leadership skills through key positions on the YLS board and other UWBG committees. 

 

Make an impact across the Bluegrass!

Need more information? Email Jenn Goble at Jenn.Goble@uwbg.org!

Since 2018, donors 21-40 have:

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DONATED

$219,000+ to UWBG and UWBG Programs

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COLLECTED

thousands of school supplies for local students

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RAISED

over $4,200 to support the Sweet Dreams Project, and fully supported6 schools

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VOLUNTEERED

hundreds of hours as board members, with local agency partners, and through
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Print information about YLS to share with your colleagues and friends!

Thank you to the men and women who serve on the Young Leaders Society Board!

 

2021-2022 Young Leaders Society Board:

President, Jade Miles - Lexmark

Vice President, Seth Boyle- JMI Sports

Immediate Past President, Chas Sargent - Traditional Bank

Andrew Barker- Raymond James

Cam Freeman - WealthSouth

Cooper Van Tatenhove, Junkluggers

Erica Haugen - Toyota Kentucky

Hunter Porter - BC Wood Properties

Joseph Elder- Thoroughbred Engineering 

Rob Caudill – Farmers National Bank

Shelby Howell - Crowe LLP