Eats & EDU
Our Young Professionals got together for their first event of 2022 for an evening of eating, education, and networking at Drago’s Seafood Restaurant in Metairie on January 18 🦞🦐! Erin Thompson of UnitedHealthcare and Philip Giorlando of Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P., spoke on their perspectives and experiences with managing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in business.
JCYPs enjoyed a festive evening of networking, heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and prizes to close out the year and share some holiday spirit at Andrea’s Restaurant in Metairie on December 7! 🎄🎁
The JCYP crew celebrated summer with networking, cold beverages, and delicious Mexican cuisine at Los Jefes Grill on August 19! 🍹🌮
Power Lunch with Councilman Dominick Impastato
A handful of YPs attended a networking event on the topic of career advice during their lunch break with Jefferson Parish District 4 Councilman Dominick Impastato at Impastato’s Restaurant on July 28!
Eats & EDU
JCYPs got together for an incredible evening of eating, education, and networking at Desi Vega’s Seafood and Prime Steaks on July 7 🍷🥩! Four speakers from Engel & Volkers New Orleans, NOLA Lending and Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union provided insight and knowledge on the subject of Buying and Selling a Home in the Current Market! 🏡
The JCYP had a blast at Loft18 happy hour on Thursday, June 10! We’re looking forward to more fun events this Summer! 🍻
Dog Park Social
We had a pawsome 🐾 time at the JCYP and United Way YLU Dog Park Social on April 29! Thanks to all the YPs who joined us and to Biz New Orleans for sponsoring! 🐶
The JCYP enjoyed a beautiful evening poolside on Thursday, April 1 at 1st Lake Properties newest property – Bella Ridge South in River Ridge!
Virtual Power Lunch Ft. Tamica Lee
Thank you to WGNO’s “Good Morning New Orleans” Anchor Tamica Lee for sharing her story with the JCYP at Virtual Power Lunch on Thursday, March 12!
Eats & Edu. Virtual Pasta Party
Thank you to all the young professionals who joined us on March 3 for a Virtual Eats & Edu. Pasta Party sponsored by Jefferson Financial! Special thanks to Rachael and Mark at Nor Joe Imports for partnering with us and sharing about the cheese wheel pasta making process.
Happy Raptor Virtual Happy Hour
The JCYP had a wonderful time tasting our pre-made cocktails and learning about the rum making process during virtual happy hour with Happy Raptor on Wednesday, January 27! Thanks to everyone who joined in on the fun and to Meagan and Mark for sharing about their business!
Virtual Coffee & Community
The JCYP kicked off the New Year with a virtual Coffee & Community with special guest Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser on Tuesday, January 19! Attendees learned about tourism and recreation in Louisiana. Thanks to OnPath Federal Credit Union for sponsoring the event!