Making an Impact
The Young Professionals Board (YPB) is a committed, dynamic group of emerging leaders in their 20s and 30s who pledge their financial resources, time, networks and skills to support the children and families of Bear Necessities. YPB members are passionate about Bear Necessities’ mission of eliminating pediatric cancer and providing hope and support to those who are touched by it.
The Young Professionals Board:
Want to bring hope and joy into more children’s lives by making a donation and supporting the YPB?
The YPB hosts several events throughout the year, including Purple Affair for the Bear, an unforgettable, marquee fundraiser attended by more than 600 individuals annually. The 2023 event will take place on Saturday, February 4th, at The Old Post Office in Chicago. Find out more about how to support this event.
YPB members also get access to:
Requirements for YBP membership include:
Ready to join or want to learn more? Email [email protected] today.
Find YPB on Instagram: @bearnecessitiesypb
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55 West Wacker Dr, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601
Serving Golisano Children's Hospital
& greater Southwest Florida
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