Other than events, what’s the best way to get involved?
There are many ways to get involved with YGL. Throughout the year YGL hosts a variety of professional development and social events aimed at increasing our members knowledge of programs and opportunities offered for those in or entering into the public sector. Additionally, we host and participate in community service events which afford our members a great opportunity to not only network, but become participants in bettering our community.
Additionally, YGL has two committee: The professional Development Committee and the Community Service Committee. They help plan out our events for the year- contact the director of Events as Outreach Amanda.L.Hart@uscis.dhs.gov for more information)
What kind of events does YGL host?
We host a variety of events including professional development and networking socials in addition to community service events where our members participate in helping with various organizations in Kansas City.
How many hours does being a YGL member take?
Executive Officers normally spend less than 6 hours per month and each event might last 1-2 hours depending on the event. How much time you invest is up to you, the member, there are no requirements for membership except occasional participation in our events.
How do I join the YGL?
To join simply click on the link below or select the “BECOME A YGL MEMBER” on the website and complete the short form. Please be sure to select the Kansas City Chapter so we can keep in touch with you and inform you of events and other opportunities.