Name: REMIX Virtual Speaker Series Presented by United Way’s Young Leaders Society
Date: October 6, 2020 - November 17, 2020
United Way’s Young Leaders Society is hosting its REMIX virtual speaker series this fall to meet the most pressing work-related and mental health needs of young professionals during the pandemic. For tickets: www.YourLocalUnitedWay.org/YLSREMIX2020. On Oct. 6, Celeste Sekigahama of the Yoga Seed will offer a free virtual presentation on prioritizing self-care to achieve work-life balance during the pandemic. On Oct. 27, Nihal Satyadev, MPH, founder of The Youth Movement Against Alzheimer’s, will offer a free virtual presentation sharing his story and offering tips on amping up one’s role in the community and taking on more leadership. On Nov. 17, Isaac Serwanga, TEDx-featured speaker, best-selling author, and founder of Inform and Inspire, will offer a virtual presentation on establishing a healthy professional network online, leveraging personal brand to establish more quality connections, and keeping motivated and inspired to take action. Cost for Serwanga’s presentation is $15 for general admission and $10 for members of United Way’s Young Leaders Society. United Way’s Young Leaders Society harnesses the passion and energy of the Sacramento region’s young professionals to create stronger, healthier, more compassionate communities. The group volunteers and holds fundraisers for United Way’s Square One Project, a 20-year project to significantly increase the number of students in the region who graduate from high school ready for success in college and beyond. To join or learn more, visit www.YoungLeadersUWCCR.org. For nearly 100 years, United Way California Capital Region has brought local people together to make community change happen. Today, the nonprofit is bringing people together across Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties for its Square One Project. United Way believes ending poverty starts in school and is working to ensure kids meet important milestones and their families receive support and resources. To learn more and make a donation, visit www.YourLocalUnitedWay.org.