Madison Future: Young Professionals Network
Followed by “Thirsty Thursday” Networking Event, Joeyg’s
Attendance: See sign in sheet
Casey Goode welcomed and thanked the members and guests for attending.
Members were reminded to participate in the mentoring survey. The network could receive a $1,000 grant by having members participate. The survey is being conducted to gather info to aid in the development of a mentoring program.
The 1st Annual Family Golf and Grill event was a success. Over 40 people attended. Thank you to everyone who came out.
A review of the Open Forum-Education was provided. As a result of the forum, the council is exploring the opportunities for involvement with the Avid (?) Program offered at MCHS. The council will work with Kande McKay. More information will follow.
A discussion was held on the development of a leadership course for our area. It would be similar to the past leadership program offered by the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce. More information will follow.
Suggestions for future events were solicited. Members suggested MFYP participate in the River City Music Festival, September 10th & 11th. Volunteers will be needed.
Members also suggested MFYP set up a booth at Soup, Stew, Chili & Brew, October 9th. Currently we plan to only have water available for sale but members might be interested in having food. Further details will follow.
Trevor Crafton will investigate having t-shirts produced for events.
Membership Meeting- Thursday, August 26, 2010, location unknown, 5:30pm-6:30pm with “Thirsty Thursday” to follow.
There being no further business the meeting was adjourned.
Casey Goode, Secretary