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2013 Rising Stars Program

The Lexington Young Professionals Association (LYPA) prides itself on our diverse group of members and our involvement in the Lexington and greater Bluegrass community. The Annual Rising Stars program is designed to honor the young professionals who are emerging leaders in the Lexington and in the counties contiguous to Fayette County, plus the Franklin County and Mercer County. In all, these areas encompass Fayette County, Franklin County, Bourbon County, Clark County, Scott County, Woodford County, Jessamine County, Madison County and Mercer County.

Join LYPA for a catered dinner and a recognition celebration as we honor our 2013 Rising Stars!
When: Wednesday, October 2nd
Where: The Lyric Theater, 300 E Third St
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Cost: Members $15, Non-members $20

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To honor the nominees and the 2013 Rising Stars, please consider sponsoring a corporate table at the Rising Stars awards ceremony and advertising space in the program to congratulate your nominee on their noteworthy accomplishment. Program Sponsorships are$250 and include ten seats. You can also choose to be an Event Sponsor for $500. Please contact fundraising@lypa.org for more information.

LYPA To Host 2nd Annual ArtSEE! Event

Art-SEELexington Young Professional Association (LYPA) will be hosting Art-SEE! Art-SEE! Is a one-stop opportunity for young professional to explore the local art scene. This event is designed for the next generation of art patrons that will have the opportunity to experience new and upcoming artists. This collaboration with LYPA will allow individuals to experience various forms of artistic expression that will open their eyes to the cultural significance that the Lexington community has to offer.

Art-SEE!, keeping in line with LYPA’s mission to groom the next generation of community leaders while improving the quality of life throughout central Kentucky will allow this celebration of art to become a more prominent focus in their lives. This event will help share the wealth of culture and art beginning with young professionals that will continue to develop and grow throughout Lexington.

In closing, Art-See! will not only be welcome to members of LYPA, but for anyone that want to share in this cultural enrichment experience. LYPA would like to welcome the community to share in this experience. It will be held on August 24th 2013 from 6-9pm at the Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center. As the Lyric theatre opens its doors to us, let us open our eyes to the artistic awakening that can be experienced that evening

For more information about Art-SEE! please contact Rasheedah El-Amin at outreach@lypa.org.

Rising Stars Call For Nominations

The Lexington Young Professionals Association is seeking nominations for the eleventh annual Rising Stars Awards.  These awards are meant to recognize young professionals in the Lexington-FayetteCounty area and surrounding communities who demonstrate a strong commitment to impacting the community in a positive manner through professional and non-professional service and achievement.  To nominate a young professional, visit: http://lexypa.org/annual-lypa-events/rising-stars-awards/ and submit a nomination form by Friday, August 30, 2013.

Individuals will be selected by an outside selection committee, composed of leaders in the Lexington –Fayette County community. Winners will be notified by Monday, September 9. The 2013 Rising Stars will be honored at an awards dinner and ceremony on Wednesday, October 2. This event is open to the public.

To honor the nominees and the 2013 Rising Stars, please consider purchasing a corporate table at the Rising Stars awards ceremony and advertising space in the program to congratulate the nominees on their noteworthy accomplishments

For more information concerning Rising Stars Call For Nominations, please contact Chelsea Corken pr@lypa.org.