Special Olympics Michigan’s Young Professionals Activation Committee (YPAC) is a group of professionals aged 22-40, committed to raising funds and awareness to help end discrimination against people with intellectual disabilities through events, volunteering, and professional development. Note: currently this committee is only located in Grand Rapids/West Michigan.
What is the Young Professionals Activation Committee all about?
- Volunteerism - We volunteer at several events throughout the year, ranging from Summer Games to Unified League Play.
- Fundraising - We raise money for Special Olympics Athletes through Polar Plunge participation and our own signature events
- Professional Development - YPAC membership benefits include networking events, leadership opportunities, educational guest speakers and targeted trainings.