Young Professional Committees

As a young professional in our community, you have a valuable insight into how local YPs invest their time and talents in nonprofits and causes important to them. As our YP efforts continue to grow, we're searching for volunteers to be a part of three committees that will advance our engagement of YPs in the Omaha area. We hope you'll consider volunteering for one of the following committees.

Volunteer Committee

Focus on issue research pertaining to but not limited to the initiative, identification of Education, Volunteer and Investment opportunities relative to these issues. Research and plan such activities but are not limited to Day of Caring, Day of Action. The committee meets at 4:30 pm on the third Tuesday of every month at Pig & Finch at One Pacific Place.

Development Committee

Responsible for creating strategies relative to current and prospective donors identification and engagement for purposes of providing support for the YPC fundraising efforts such as their initiative and Omaha Gives. Plan and execute member events that provide opportunities for education, engagement and fellowship relative to United Way of the Midland's community impact work. The committee meets at 4:30 pm on the fourth Monday of every month at Starbucks on 114th and Dodge Streets.

Membership Committee

Responsible for the recruitment of new members to the YPC and the engagement of new and ongoing members, ensuring they feel welcome and connected to work of the YPC. Also charged with member engagement and education through strategic communications. Plan and execute member events that provide opportunities for education, engagement and fellowship relative to United Way of the Midland's community impact work. Responsible for the development, promotion, coordination and delivery of YPC's message, events and successes through various media outlets, YPC content and newsletter/website. Works with the UWM Communication Department to support the Mission and Vision of the YPC. The committee meets at 5:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month at Paradise Bakery in Regency.

To sign up for your committee please send the following:

  • Committee Name
  • Your Name
  • Your Email/Phone

If you would like to sign up, have any questions or need further information, please contact Mikaela Borecky at 402.522.7908 or mborecky@uwmidlands.org.