Young Friends of Easterseals Midwest is a group of professionals that come together in support of individuals with disabilities and Easterseals’ programs.
All ages are welcome - young-at-heart, too! Community members, individuals we support, and Easterseals staff are encouraged to join.
Come meet us, learn about Easterseals, make new friends, and share your passion for making a positive difference in the lives of people with disabilities.
We plan events and opportunities for networking, sharing ideas, fundraising, and engaging our community in raising awareness about disabilities and the services Easterseals provides. We have a Steering Committee, active subcommittees, and Members-At-Large. To learn more about these different member opportunities, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come meet us, learn about Easterseals, and make new friends. Young Friends is great opportunity to build your resume, and what’s more, you get to share your passion for making a positive difference in the lives of people with disabilities.
To join, please fill out this form. Do you know someone who is interested or would be a great candidate for membership? Email this link to them and explain why you think they should become a member. Membership is $50 per year (payment arrangements and sliding scale based on need are available).
Charles Walker - President
Karen Boyle – Secretary & Staff Liaison
Ana Kent – Fundraising & Events Co-Chair
Matt Kent – Fundraising & Events Co-Chair
Mark Haar – Recruitment Co-Chair
Ryan Wehking – Recruitment Co-Chair
Ellen Gibson – Social Chair
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