Flight YPO’s Annual Raffle Supporting Vogel Alcove

Join Flight YPO in raising funds for Vogel Alcove! Each raffle chance is $10. This year’s prizes include overnight stays in Dallas, jewelry, game tickets, gift certificates, and more! Deadline to purchase raffle tickets is June 22 at 7:30 p.m. https://go.rallyup.com/flightypo-raffle

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Letter from the President

Happy Spring, everyone! During the last month, Flight has had several successful events, from happy hours to a diaper drive, but I’m most proud of the garage sale Flight Board Members Kathrine Brody and Laura Klein put together to benefit Vogel Alcove. Over the course of two days, these ladies, along with several other Flight […]

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Letter from the President

Wow, what a busy past few weeks for Flight! We wrapped up January in style with our re-mulching project at Vogel Alcove. Working together, more than 50 Flight members and volunteers shoveled, raked, wheeled, and spread several truckloads of mulch around the Vogel playground. Not only did this provide a new surface for the kids […]

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2016-17 Board Applications Now Available

The Flight YPO nomination committee is happy to announce open applications for the 2016-17 year.  [button color=”blue” type=”big” radius=”99″ url=”http://flightypo.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/16_fypo_memberapplication_formfield.pdf”]Apply Now[/button] Dear applicant, Thank you for your interest in becoming a Flight YPO board member. Flight offers the unique opportunity for young professionals in the Dallas area to develop and grow leadership skills, as well as, give […]

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Letter from the President

Happy New Year, Flight! I hope everyone enjoyed the holiday season and is having a great 2016. In case you missed it, Flight finished 2015 in amazing fashion by hosting a happy hour and toy drive at Vogel Alcove. Through the toy drive, we were able to donate over 80 toys to the children, and we helped make […]

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Join Us for the Flight YPO Jingle Mingle Toy Drive!

Join Flight YPO for our annual toy drive on Tuesday, December 8 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Vogel Alcove (1738 Gano Street). Come dressed in your favorite holiday sweater or other themed attire, sip a few cocktails, and network the night away as we continue our toy drive for Vogel Alcove! **Please bring a new, unwrapped […]

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Letter from the President

For over two months, we worked towards our October 24 “Volunteer and Beer” mulch project at Vogel Alcove, but unfortunately, the weather last week had other plans. However, as Stephen Hawking once said, “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change,” and adapt we did! Over 40 people met at Vogel on Saturday morning, and […]

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Letter from the President

Hello, everyone! First of all, I have to say congratulations to Flight YPO for once again putting on an outstanding Flight for the Alcove race! From doing burpees for Slurpees to ringing the Trammell Crow Bell to performing an eight-count dance, Flight took over the Dallas Arts District on September 19 and had a great time doing […]

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Vote for Kathrine and Support Flight YPO

UPDATE: Congratulations to Kathrine for winning the Petals & Stems Floral Design Challenge and earning $1,000 for Flight and Vogel Alcove ! Check out more information here.   Flight member Kathrine Brody has entered Petals & Stems Floral Design Challenge.  The winner of challenge gets $1,000 donated to their favorite charity, and Kathrine has selected […]

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Letter from the President

Wow, what an outstanding month for Flight! We’ve certainly had a busy August, and some of the highlights include: Kicking off our monthly Lunch & Learn series on August 13 with Kasandra Vitacca Mitchell, owner of Epiphany Financial, who discussed networking. Announcing the second annual Flight for the Alcove urban race, which will be held […]

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Vogel Alcove’s Flight YPO to Host Second Annual Urban Race

DALLAS – August 17, 2015 – Vogel Alcove’s young professionals organization (YPO), Flight YPO, invites members of the Dallas/Fort Worth community to solve clues, tackle puzzles, and compete for prizes at the second annual Flight for the Alcove urban race on September 19. The race will take place from 9 a.m. until noon in the […]

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President’s Blog: July

For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Chad Bruce, and I’m honored to be the new Flight President. I’ve been involved with this fantastic group of young professionals since fall 2013, previously serving as the Co-Vice President of Events. As we kick-off Flight’s 2015-2016 year, I want to say thank you to […]

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Flight Members Encourage Wedding Guests To Donate to Vogel Alcove

When Flight YPO members Megan Bennett and Dave Cappel created the gift registry for their upcoming August wedding, one thing was clear—they didn’t need many household objects to kick-off life as newlyweds. Rather than asking loved ones to chip in to a honeymoon fund, the philanthropic couple decided to keep only the essentials on their […]

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Flight YPO Member Megan Goad Receives Rising Star Award

Flight YPO is proud to announce fellow member and Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce’s graphic designer Megan Goad received the Art Institute of Dallas’ 2015 Rising Star Award.   From the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Involvement Blog: From brochures to logos, and everything in between, the talents of the DRC’s Graphic Designer Megan Goad are […]

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Flight YPO member Nafees Alam receives award from National Restaurant Association

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced its 2015 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity American Dream award winners. The winners were honored at a gala on April 14, 2015, during the National Restaurant Association’s Public Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. Flight YPO member and CEO of Dallas-based DRG Concepts was awarded with one of […]

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Flight YPO Featured by Emma Email Marketing

Emma, the email marketing system Flight YPO uses to manage communication with members and prospects, recently spotlighted the organization on its outstanding success with Guestbook, Emma’s registration system. From the spotlight: We love that our customers love using Guestbook, and they’re not shy about giving us feedback, ideas and new ways we can make it better […]

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YPO groups give back, invest in community

Via the Dallas Morning News For some young professionals in East Dallas, networking is not just about the people they can meet, it’s about the people they help. Over the past couple of years, the area has seen several new groups formed that are geared toward young professionals. While some, such as the Dallas Children’s […]

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Culture Map

Via Culture Map If you are a young professional in Dallas, chances are you do more than just your 9-to-5 job. It makes sense, if you think about it: Texas is a mecca for young people, who get rewarding jobs and earn a good living, so it’s only natural they want to give back by […]

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