Mar
30
12:00 pm12:00

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Free Luncheon!

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters

WHO SAYS THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A “FREE LUNCH”?!?

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Recruitment Committee is hosting a “FREE” luncheon at the BBBS office (1704 Charlotte Avenue) on Thursday, March 30th from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. 

If you are interested in helping recruit great mentors for some great kids, please email Karen.Fitzhugh@mentorakid.org to learn more.

Mar
30
5:30 pm17:30

NAWMBA - Women's Professional Night with the Nashville Predators

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Time:   5:30 pm Mixer, 7:00 pm Game

Where: Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway, Nashville, TN

Join us for an exciting night as the Nashville Predators welcome Women Professionals from around the Middle Tennessee area to the Bridgestone Arena.

Before the game, enjoy Happy Hour and a chance to network with some of the city's most influential women. Then find your seats and settle in for a great time as the Nashville Preds take on the Toronto Maple Leafs!

But we're not just networking and watching a great game, we're asking you to go through your closets and bring a clothing donation for Dress for Success Nashville.

NAWMBA Suggests: Register for the Lower Level w/Happy Hour ($78) so we'll all be together!

Order discounted tickets by clicking here: nashvillepredators.com/wpnight 

If you need to order more than 8 please call Jillian Brake at 615-770-2346

Remember:

Happy Hour ~ 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Predators vs. Toronto Maple Leafs ~ 7:00 PM

RSVP to nashville@mbawomen.org, so we know you are coming and can provide updates if we need to. 

Apr
1
7:30 am07:30

Catholic Charities Young Professionals Society - Be a Breakfast Champion!

Saturday, April 1st, 7:30-9:30am at Loaves and Fishes.  

Breakfast is served three days a week to the hungry, and we need your help to prepare, serve and clean-up the delicious, hot breakfast you and staff will prepare that Saturday. Loaves and Fishes is located behind
 Holy Name Catholic Church, at 508 Main Street, Nashville

To sign up: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4eabaa2ca20-beabreakfast1

Apr
1
3:00 pm15:00

American Cancer Society Young Professionals Board - RelayLIVE

RelayLIVE: A give-back music festival benefiting the American Cancer Society

Nashvillians can get involved by fundraising, forming a VIP team, sponsoring the event, joining the survivor celebration, or simply attending the event!  RelayLIVE will consist of music, a survivor celebration, food trucks, drinks, auction items, and family-friendly events. 

Location: Centennial Park
Time: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tickets are available online, and day of donations will be accepted upon entry.

www.relay.live

Nashville Junior Chamber - Ragin' Cajun Crawfish Boil
Apr
8
4:00 pm16:00

Nashville Junior Chamber - Ragin' Cajun Crawfish Boil

  • Cumberland Park

This Nashville tradition is the largest of its kind featuring all-you-can-eat crawfish, Louisiana-style sides, premium beer, and live music. Each year the Nashville Junior Chamber hosts over 2,000 people at this charitable riverfront event. Join in the fun as we consume over 4,000 pounds of fresh crawfish while soaking up Nashville’s hottest local bands. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Greenways for Nashville.

Click HERE for tickets!

DATE AND TIME

Sat, April 8, 2017
4:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT

LOCATION

Cumberland Park
592 South 1st Street
Nashville, TN 37213

 

Apr
17
5:00 pm17:00

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) Ambassadors - VICC Ambassadors Kickoff

VICC Ambassadors Kickoff

Monday, April 17, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Please join the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Ambassadors as we celebrate another year of supporting innovative, path-breaking cancer research at Vanderbilt-Ingram. Potential new Ambassadors are encouraged to attend and learn more about our organization. Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

 To learn more and RSVP, please email Laura.Miller@vanderbilt.edu.

*Because this event is being hosted in a private home, please contact Laura Miller for the address when replying to confirm attendance.

Apr
18
12:00 pm12:00

NAWMBA - The Whole Woman: Why Keeping Track of Your Health Keeps Your Career on Track

When: April 18, 2017

Time: 12 pm to 2 pm

Where: Renasant Bank, 1820 West End Ave Nashville, TN 37203, 2nd Floor

Cost: Members $25.00/ Non-members $35.00

You've invested heavily in your career. But have you invested equally as much in yourself?  Believe it or not, the two go hand in hand. Join NAWMBA as we discuss the health and wellness pitfalls we all fall into at some point that hinder our success. From lack of exercise to not getting enough sleep, our panel of fitness, nutrition, and healthcare experts will share how you can sustain a healthy career without giving up a healthy lifestyle. Register now!

Panelists

A healthy variety of box lunches provided by Jason's Deli will be available. 

Apr
21
9:00 am09:00

Big Brothers Big Sisters - OVER THE EDGE 2017 RAPPEL EVENT

  • Omni Hotel

Are you ready for a challenge?  Take a deep breath and register to rappel the Omni Nashville Hotel at the City Auto Over The Edge 2017 benefitting

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee.  We are taking fundraising to new heights so our Littles can reach the height of their potential. 

Supporters will join us at the top of a Nashville Skyscraper again in 2017 to rappel more than 250 feet. 

The first 70 registrants to fundraise $1,000 secure their spot on the ropes!  Anyone can rappel! There is no age limit or physical requirement.

Participants must simply weigh between 100 and 300 lbs. to go over. There is no experience required.

We'll take care of you from top to bottom!

Register today and receive HALF OFF the registration fee. 
Be sure to use promo code – YPBIGS

Once you register, you will create a personal fundraising webpage (My HQ). You can personalize this page, accept donations, link to Facebook, Twitter, and E-Mail and use it to ask for support from friends, family and co-workers. 

CLICK HERE for more information.

So are you ready to make the descent?


Mar
20
7:00 pm19:00

Catholic Charities Young Professionals Society - Fellowship Night at the Predators

On Monday, March 20 at 7pm, join Catholic Charities Young Professionals Society as we spend an evening at Bridgestone Arena cheering on the Nashville Predators!  Young Professionals will have an opportunity to network, cheer on the Predators in preferred upper level seating and spend their $10 in Smash Cash on food, beverage, or souvenirs! 

Click here to register:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nashville-predator-fellowship-night-tickets-31514329207

Mar
15
6:30 pm18:30

Junior League of Nashville

Please join us to learn more about potential membership! Information Sessions will be held at JLN Headquarters, 2202 Crestmoor Road, Nashville, TN 37215. The main entrance and parking lot is adjacent to the Mall at Green Hills – Get directions to JLN.

Click here to register for the New Member Information Session.

For more information about the Junior League of Nashville, please visit jlnashville.org.

CASA YP - Happy Hour!
Mar
15
5:00 pm17:00

CASA YP - Happy Hour!

  • The Family Wash

Mark your calendar!

Join CASA's Young Professionals Group for Happy Hour and bring children's socks and underwear to be donated to the Department of Children's Services! This is a big need for kids who are removed from their home, and we would love for a child to not go without these basic necessities!

When: March 15th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: The Family Wash, 626 Main Street

RSVP & Questions:
Adam Buzard
abuzard@casanashville.org
615-425-2383

Mar
12
2:00 pm14:00

Junior League of Nashville - New Member Information Session

Please join us to learn more about potential membership! Information Sessions will be held at JLN Headquarters, 2202 Crestmoor Road, Nashville, TN 37215. The main entrance and parking lot is adjacent to the Mall at Green Hills – Get directions to JLN.

Click here to register for the New Member Information Session.

For more information about the Junior League of Nashville, please visit jlnashville.org.

Team Green Adventures - Game Night & Cornhole Tournament
Mar
9
6:00 pm18:00

Team Green Adventures - Game Night & Cornhole Tournament

  • Little Harpeth Brewery

Lightning 100's Team Green Adventures is hosting a Game Night & Cornhole Tournament benefitting The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation! Free games!

When: Thursday, March 9th from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: Little Harpeth Brewery

To participate in the Cornhole Tournament, register your team at teamgreenadventures.com! Entry fee for the Cornhole Tournament is $20 per person.

For more information, click HERE.

Feb
23
5:30 pm17:30

Conexión Next - Inaugural Mixer

  • Casa Azafran

When:
Thursday, February 23, 2017
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM CST

Location:
Casa Azafran
2195 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

Conexión Next is Nashville's newest emerging leader network that dedicates its work to promote the vision and mission of Conexión Américas, a non-profit that is building a welcoming community and creating opportunites where Latino families can belong, contribute and succeed.

Through private partnerships, Conexión Next will provide a platform for next generation Nashvillians to contribute to the development of our welcoming community. Members will have the opportunity to engage in the mission of Conexión Américas, support special projects, advocate for the cause, and expand their professional network.

Members will also get to meet some of Nashville's most recognizable leaders and mingle with like-minded professionals and aspiring leaders.

We will be joined by Renata Soto, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Conexión Américas, one of Nashville's most recognizable civic leaders and the Chair of the National Council of La Raza, the nation's largest Latino advocacy organization.

You must be 18 or older to attend.

Click here for tickets.

Feb
18
Feb 19

Nashville Junior Chamber - 5th Annual Wine and Dine

  • Nelson's Green Brier Distillery

RSVP on Facebook here!

Date: Saturday, February 18
Location: Nelson's Green Brier Distillery (1414 Clinton St)
Time: 7 PM - 12 AM

Wine and Dine is always a highlight of the winter season and you don't want to miss this year's event!
This spectacular event features:
-Woodford Whiskey + Yazoo Beer + Wine from Athens Distributing Company
-Catered Heavy hors d'oeuvres
-Dancing + Curated music from one of Nashville's best DJs
-Live Date Auction featuring Nashville's most eligible singles
-Silent Auction with amazing items and packages from Nashville companies

Proceeds from Wine and Dine will benefit our charity of the year, Greenways for Nashville. Tickets include entry to this fabulous event plus one drink ticket. Additional drink tickets available on site! 

BUY YOUR TICKET today! 

Feb
18
10:00 am10:00

Special Olympics of TN YPB - Music City Polar Plunge & Chili Cook-off

Welcome to the MUSIC CITY POLAR PLUNGE Home Page.  We're looking forward to another year of Freezin' for a Reason

Come and join hundreds of brave individuals on Saturday, February 18th 2017, and support Special Olympics Tennessee athletes by taking a chilly dip into our pool at Nissan Stadium. With a minimum of $75  in donations ($50 for students) each plunger receives the official long-sleeved Plunge t-shirt, complimentary lunch, and all bragging rights associated with such a brave endeavor.

Location: Nissan Stadium Lot R

For more event details and registration, click here

Feb
17
Feb 19

Team Green Adventures - Ski Trip to Perfect North Ski Slopes

You have always wanted to try downhill skiing and snowboarding.. Well, what are you waiting for?!?! Join Team Green Adventures this winter for the ultimate winter adventure! This is a perfect trip for a beginner or an expert. With the wide range of difficulty levels at Perfect North, you are guaranteed to find just what you want! During this trip, you will be able to experience Skiing, Snowboarding and Tubing all in one weekend!

When: February 17th - 19th
Where: Perfect North Ski Slopes
19074 Perfect Lane
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
Cost: $150 Members
$200 Non-Members
***It's only $35 to become a Team Green Adventures Member for a year, find out how to become a member here!

Click here for ticket information!

Feb
10
5:30 pm17:30

Young Urbanists - PechaKucha Night Nashville Vol. 23 - Nash Fash

The Young Urbanists are the official city host for PechaKucha Night Nashville and organize them quarterly. Vol. 23 will be themed Nash Fash (fashion), with around 10 presenters. In case you're not familiar with PK Nights, the format is where each presenter has 20 slides/images and gets 20 seconds per slide. 

Here is a link to the Facebook event.

Location: Studio 615, 272 Broadmoor, Nashville, TN 37207

Time: Doors open at 5:30

Tickets: $5 in advance, $10 at the door

Feb
4
8:00 am08:00

Park Center is turning 33!

On February 4, 2017, Park Center will celebrate its 33rd birthday. On our birthday, we will be doing a simple, online fundraiser, asking for $33 donations ($1 for every year that we've been in operation). You will be able to donate directly through our website, https://www.parkcenternashville.org/donate , or mail checks to the Development Office at 801 12th Avenue South; Nashville, TN 37203.

Feb
2
6:00 pm18:00

Nashville Emerging Leaders - Class of 2017 Opening Mixer

Come and welcome the NEL class of 2017!

Who: All NEL Alumni and guests
When: Thursday, February 2nd from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: Edgehill Café, 1201 Villa Place, Suite 101, Nashville, TN 37212

Please RSVP by Monday, January 30 by emailing info@nashvilleemergingleaders.org.

Parking is available in the Premier Parking lot next to Warby Parker/Dulce Desserts. Street parking and valet are also available.

Jan
24
11:30 am11:30

National Association of Women MBAs - How to Set Goals and Succeed in 2017!

Register now for the NAWMBA January lunch meeting and hear from Julie Fay of Sandler Training on how to set goals and keep yourself accountable for achieving those goals and being more successful! 

Julie Fay is a certified trainer with Sandler Training, where she trains principles and interpersonal communication skills needed to be more successful. Her real-world approach to difficult questions and authentic stage presence empowers professionals to change and improve their life and business. She has a keen sense of how people are perceived by others and is able to gently guide professionals to improve their interpersonal skills in the workplace. 

For more information and to register, click here

Jan
19
5:30 pm17:30

YP Nashville Connect

This after-hours community building event has been a huge success, and it is back by popular demand! With the largest gathering of young professionals in Nashville, you'll find where you can get connected and help contribute to our growing city!

Display booths will be staffed by more than 30 young professional organizations, who are part of YP Nashville, so you can learn about the benefits and offerings of their organization.  Come find where you can make a difference!

Couple that with more than 400 young professionals, door prizes and food provided by Chamber-member food sponsors and it will be the place to be that night! Bring plenty of business cards for the contacts you will make.

Dec
7
6:00 pm18:00

Iroquois Alliance - Cigar and Bourbon Tasting

Franklin Cigar's Private Smoking Lounge in Cool Springs will again host guests for an opportunity to socialize with other young professionals while learning from the experts, as well as enjoying cigars and samples of bourbon varieties. Participants who join the Alliance will receive a special code to purchase a discounted ticket.

Dec
2
8:30 am08:30

YP Nashville Leadership Series

As part of an ongoing effort to cultivate our city's young professionals, YP Nashville has launched a new leadership series aimed at connecting, engaging and empowering you - our future leaders - to actively shape the future of this region. Our goal is to build the next generation of community leaders and enhance regional prosperity by giving you the tools and resources to expand your career and continually build upon your leadership skills. 

We invite you to join us for part one of YP Nashville's two-part Leadership Series as we welcome our keynote speaker, Joe Ivey, Executive Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Associate Professor of Management at Lipscomb University.  

This half-day session is centered around the topic of "Strategies for Business and Life." 

Registration is $45 and includes keynote presentation, breakfast and beverages.

Click here to register.

Dec
1
6:00 pm18:00

Musicians On Call YP - A Merry Movie Night

Kick off the holidays with everyone's favorite movie family...the Griswolds! The Musicians On Call Young Professionals Committee invites you to A Merry Movie Night screening of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation! Bring our friends for drinks, your favorite movie theater snacks and a good dose of holiday cheer at Emma Bistro (9 Lea Avenue). 

 

Get a head start on your holiday shopping too by bidding on wonderful gifts in the silent auction. All proceeds benefit Musicians On Call's Nashville program.

 

Event is ages 21+.

 

Purchase tickets at https://give.classy.org/YPCMerryMovieNight

Nov
17
5:00 pm17:00

Iroquois Alliance - Holiday Preview Party

Private Edition in Green Hills will host a shopping party to raise awareness and funds for the non‐profit Iroquois Steeplechase and our membership group, the Iroquois Alliance. Patrons are invited to join us at the upscale cosmetic retailer for complimentary makeup applications and skin consultations upon request, in addition to drinks and light hors d’oeuvres. A portion of Private Edition's proceeds from the evening will benefit the Iroquois Steeplechase.

Nov
17
9:00 am09:00

National Association of Women MBAs - Giving as a Social Enterprise

The goal of the NAWMBA Nashville chapter is to encourage the professional women of Nashville and Middle Tennessee in their development as leaders in business and the community, and to provide them with opportunities for personal and professional growth through: Education, Professional Development, Networking and Collaboration. 

This month's meeting will focus on Giving as a Social Enterprise with Pastor Becca Stephens of Thistle Farms.

9:00 a.m. - Presentation by Becca Stephens
10:00 a.m. - Brunch
11:00 a.m. - Tour of Thistle Farms

Location:
Thistle Stop Cafe
5128 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

For more information click here.
 

Nov
13
8:00 am08:00

Team Green Adventures - Greenway Bike & Breakfast

Music City has miles of bike-friendly features, including our greenways, bike lanes, bike routes, and a city-wide bike share program, Nashville B-cycle! Join us for a one hour beginner-friendly bike tour through some of Nashville's most scenic areas! Bring your own bike if you have one, or rent a Nashville B-cycle for only $5. After our morning ride will complete the morning adventure will breakfast at The Red Bicycle Coffee & Crepes!

Where: Nashville Farmer's Market Bcycle Station
891 7th Ave. N
Nashville, TN 38208

Cost: Rent a Nashville B-cycle for only $5, or bring your own bike for FREE!

Click here for tickets.

Nov
12
12:30 pm12:30

Team Green Adventures - Women's Intro to Self Defense

Being an active, hands-in-the-dirt, adventurous type of woman is empowering. Understanding your own strength and self-worth is empowering too. That's why we're working with KSA Martial Academy for this Adrenaline Stress Response Training course. Adrenal Stress Strategic Emergency Response Training (ASSERT) was developed using Department of Justice and FBI Crime Statistics with the help of mental health professionals. It teaches not only self-defense maneuvers, but also how to understand and interpret your fears.

This event is open to Adult Women Only.

Where: KSA Martial Academy
4910 Charlotte Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 473-1739

Cost: FREE for Team Green Members, $5 for Non-Members after October 15th, if spots are available

For tickets, click here

Nov
12
9:30 am09:30

Urban League Young Professionals of Middle Tennessee - A.C.E. Conference

The Urban League Young Professionals of Middle Tennessee (ULYPMT) is excited to host their fourth annual A.C.E. (Advocate. Connect. Empower.) Conference! ULYPMT will kick off the conference on Friday, November 11th with "The A.C.E. Affair: Party with Style and GrACE" at Emma Bistro (9 Lea Ave). You don't want to miss this social event! An open bar, a great D.J., and young professionals will make for an upscale event.

The conference will resume on Saturday morning with speakers who will inspire you to find passion in your work, create the job that works for you, market your skills, and learn how to deal with the stressors of life. Make sure you get there early to sign up for a time slot to take a FREE head shot! 

9:30am - 10:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast 

11:10am - 12:00 Break Out Sessions

12:30pm Keynote Speaker

1:30 - 2:20pm Break Out Sessions

3:40pm Head Shots

For more information, click here

Nov
11
7:00 pm19:00

Nashville Junior Chamber - Beginner's Luck: Place Your Bets

Nashville Junior Chamber presents Beginners Luck- a casino themed evening. Place your bets at the tables or try your luck for one of our many silent auction items! With an open bar, catered bites, and Bragging Rights it's sure to be a night FULL of fun! Your ticket price buys you 2 drinks and chips for the games. Try your luck at Black Jack, Craps, Texas Hold-um or Roulette. Casino game play is for pride only. Buy tickets online today!

No prizes will be awarded based on game play. Ticket price is for entrance to event only, and no real money is exchanged as part of game play. 

Nov
10
7:00 pm19:00

Team Green Adventures - November Social: Soar Adventure

Let's face it, Nashville city life never slows down, and it's tough to meet new people with similar interests. If you're new to Nashville, or just new to Lightning 100's Team Green Adventures, join us for this monthly social gathering where you can meet other outdoors loving Nashvillians while experiencing the ultimate adventure!

This month join us at Soar Adventure, this unique tower creates a safe and interactive atmosphere that features 4 levels and over 110 climbing elements that will challenge you both mentally and physically! Learn about our upcoming events, meet some of our trip leaders, and get to know other new adventure seekers, just like yourself. If you aren't interested in the Soar Tower you are welcome to come hang out on the patio, after climbing we will all enjoy berverages from Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits!


Soar Adventure
3794 Carothers Pkwy
Franklin, TN 37067

Cost: $25 event open to the public, just remember to mention Lightning 100's Team Green Adventures when purchasing your ticket! This is a $20 discount! 

For tickets, click here

Nov
5
8:00 am08:00

National Association of Women MBAs - Personal Branding Mini-Conference

Join the Nashville Chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs (NAWMBA) for a day-long conference about how to brand yourself. Whether you are a current MBA student, recent graduate, or a working professional we have something for everyone. The event is absolutely free for students, $35 for working professionals, and there will be a professional photographer onsite after the last session to take headshots that can be used on Linkedin. These pictures will be available for purchase for a nominal $25.00.

For more details and to register, click here.

Nov
1
Nov 20

Jr. League of Nashville - Shop | Save | Support

Shoppers purchase the SHOP | SAVE | SUPPORT card for $40, which can be used at Nashville-area retailers and restaurants, as well as online retailers, to receive a 20% discount during November 1 – November 20, 2016. 100% of the proceeds from card sales to go to benefit the community partners of the Junior League Nashville!

Click here to purchase a SHOP | SAVE | SUPPORT card and see a list of the 135 participating retailers here!

And if you purchase a card, don't forget about the kick-off party on Nov. 1 from 6-8 PM at Hill Center in Green Hills.  They'll be giving away prizes along with serving light bites and some bubbly!

Oct
21
11:00 am11:00

Young Leaders Council - Fall Luncheon

Young Leaders Council presents guest speaker Christine Karbowiak, chief administrative officer, chief risk officer and executive vice president of Bridgestone Americas, at the Fall Leadership Luncheon.

With nearly 25 years of service with Bridgestone Americas, Karbowiak oversees all of the company's risk and reputation management departments, including communications, environmental, corporate security, safety, industrial hygiene, and internal audit, as well as government relations. She is active in a number of community organizations and volunteer efforts, serving on the Advisory Board of the Jennings Jones College of Business at Middle Tennessee State University; Audit Committee of Tennessee State Museum; Immediate Past Chair of Japan America Society of Tennessee; Vital Signs Task Force Chair of Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce; and Executive Committee member of Tennessee Performing Arts Center. She has been named Volunteer of the Year by the Nashville Chapter of the YMCA and the Nashville Sports Council, honoree of Nashville Business Journal Woman of Influence and YWCA Academy of Women of Achievement, and Distinguished Alumnus of the University of Illinois, College of Law. 

Location:
Omni Nashville Hotel
250 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203

For table purchases and individual ticket information, click here.

Oct
20
6:00 pm18:00

Girls on the Run- Sneaker Soiree

Lace up your favorite sneakers and join us at the Sneaker Soiree, Girls on the Run of Middle Tennessee's premier fundraising celebration. 

Guests will enjoy music, dancing, games, delicious eats and drinks, a silent auction, a sneaker fashion show and most importantly, the opportunity to impact the lives of hundreds of girls in Middle Tennessee. The event will take place at Rocketown in the heart of downtown Nashville.

This year, we are excited to announce that we are using an online ticketing and silent auction platform called Bidr. Here you will be able to purchase tickets, preview silent auction items, start bidding on items prior to the event and even bid on items if you aren't able to attend the event, all from your smartphone or computer! Click here to find out all about the Sneaker Soiree or text "sneaker" to 33923.