Leadership Opportunities

Welcome to Manatee Young Professionals

A program of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce

Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) provides business, social and community resources for young professionals in Manatee County. Our programming is geared towards young professionals aged 21-40.

MYP Offers:

  • Networking Opportunities and Exposure for Professionals
  • Educational and Knowledge-Based Professional Development
  • Community Awareness and Volunteer Opportunities
  • Recruitment and Retention Resources
  • Linkage to more than 1,600 young professionals

» Click here for a full list of MYP Membership benefits

MYP Networking Social

September 14, 2017 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Mattison's City Grille Bradenton Riverwalk, 101 Riverfront Blvd., Ste. 102, Bradenton, 34205

Young Professionals are invited to join Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) members and guests for casual business networking in a great social setting. There is no cost to attend for paid MYP members or for those who join on-the-spot. Cost is $5 for all others.

MYP Community Service Project

September 21, 2017 | 3:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Salvation Army - Adopt-a-Family & Angel Tree Registration

Volunteers are needed to assist with the registration of hundreds of families for Angel Tree & Adopt-A-Family programs. Volunteers will help greet, verify DOB/documentation and enter shoe sizes and toy wishes into our database. This is the first big step in providing Christmas miracles for local children in need. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Register online to volunteer. Please indicate what shift you would like to volunteer for when registering.

Shift #1 - 3:00 - 5:30 PM Shift #2 - 5:30 - 7:30 PM

MYPower Networking Lunch

September 27, 2017 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Cedar Reef Fish Camp, 7240 55th Ave. E., Bradenton, 34203

This casual networking luncheon allows young professionals to make valuable business connections and provides an opportunity to share a 30-second "commercial" about what you do and who your ideal client would be to the group as a whole.

Register Online. cost to attend is $15 for paid MYP members and $20 for all others.