VOLUNTEER: Beers & Books at United Way
Sep
25
5:00 PM17:00

VOLUNTEER: Beers & Books at United Way

Join GENeration United on Wednesday, September 25 from 5 -7 p.m. for Beers & Books, a volunteer opportunity to help sort books for the Heart of Illinois United Way Success by Six Initiative. Drinks and snacks will be available to those who attend. This volunteer event will take place in the Heart of Illinois United Way Carriage House, located behind the United Way main office.

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GEN U Fall Social
Oct
3
5:30 PM17:30

GEN U Fall Social

Join us on Thursday, October 3, from 5:30-7:30 for drinks, s’mores, and socializing at Industry Brewing. The bonfires with be going and the axe throwing stations will be available. GENeration United members receive one free drink.

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BoardSERVE
Nov
5
to Nov 7

BoardSERVE

  • Heart of Illinois United Way (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn what it takes to serve on a nonprofit committee or Board of Directors through our Fall BoardSERVE seminar. This is two-day seminar (November 5 + 7, 4-7 p.m.) features presentation from local nonprofit and business leaders. Dinner to be served both nights. For questions: Nate Cummings (nate.cummings@local.unitedway.org). Cost is $45 per person.

Offered in the spring and fall, BoardSERVE attendees learn about the financial, marketing, fundraising, and strategic components to serving on a nonprofit committee or Board through presentations by local nonprofit and business leaders. Afterwards, participants work one-on-one with GEN U members to identify where in the community they would like to donate their time and talents, and work to make connections with those agencies.

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10 Years United: GEN U's Summer Shindig
Jul
20
4:30 PM16:30

10 Years United: GEN U's Summer Shindig

GENeration United is turning 10! Join us on Saturday, July 20 for a free event at Trailside Event Center celebrating the young professionals in our local community. 

Whether you were involved in founding GEN U, are involved now, or are a young professional contributing to our community in other ways - we want to celebrate you!

This gathering will include food, drinks, summer games, and amazing door prizes.

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VOLUNTEER:  EP!C
Jul
13
9:00 AM09:00

VOLUNTEER: EP!C

Join us on Saturday, July 13 from 9 - 11 a.m. for a GEN U Volunteer Opportunity at EP!C. EP!C works in the Peoria area community to empower and support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. During our volunteer shift, we will be assisting the EP!C Harvest program by helping with CSA vegetable pick-up and by weeding their community garden.

This volunteer opportunity will take place outside in EP!C’s community garden. Please dress accordingly. Learn more about EP!C Harvest here: https://epicci.org/programs/epc-harvest/

*In the case of rain volunteers will move inside to assist with facility clean-up.

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BoardSERVE
May
20
to May 22

BoardSERVE

  • Heart of Illinois United Way (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn what it takes to serve on a nonprofit committee or Board of Directors through our Spring BoardSERVE seminar. This is two-day seminar (May 20 + 22, 4-7 p.m.) features presentation from local nonprofit and business leaders. Dinner to be served both nights. For questions: Nate Cummings (nate.cummings@local.unitedway.org). Cost is $45 per person.

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