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Club Blue

Young Professionals Board

Club Blue

Young Professionals Association

Mission & Vision

The mission of Club Blue is to connect emerging leaders with the desire to make a difference in a child’s life through leadership, volunteerism and advocacy. It is our vision to build a thriving philanthropic community that is committed to long-term investment in the mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida and the lives of young people.
Club Blue

Club Blue is a young professionals association (ages 21-38) that extends time, talent and resources to support the mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida — ultimately making a difference in the lives of at-risk youth in our community.

What we do:

  • Create a welcoming philanthropic environment where young professionals can meet, gain exposure, share ideas and experiences
  • Support BGCCF through personal financial investment, fundraising, & volunteerism
  • Serve as ambassadors – introducing the mission of BGCCF to internal networks through word of mouth, social media and/or personal introductions, to help increase awareness
  • Gain knowledge and understanding of the nonprofit sector & identify talent for BGCCF’s Governance Board

Membership Benefits

A Club Blue membership comes with many opportunities, including the following:

  • Connect with emerging leaders in your community 
  • Help impact the lives of at-risk youth served by Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida 
  • Understand board governance of a non-profit organization
  • Access to Club Blue socials, volunteer events, & fundraising initiatives
  • Exposure to high-level executives & companies part of the BGCCF network
  • Monthly mission e-news
  • Access to special tickets for Celebrate The Children and regional events 
  • Eligibility for leadership opportunities within Club Blue 

Board of Directors

Andrew Birkmire

Devin Callery
Orange County Public Schools

Brianna Hines
Publix

Andrew Meinking
Akerman, LLP

Elijah Noel
Eden the Lounge

 Jessica Timothee

Eunice Wanjiru
Verizon

Matthew Goldstein
Chair
RSM US LLP

Cortez Whatley
Vice-Chair
Orlando Health

Maria Campo
Treasurer
T-Mobile

Michael Kaney
Secretary
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz P.C.

Become a Club Blue Member:

  • Make a personal membership investment by becoming a member of the Monthly Giving Club at the $25/month level
  • Complete the membership application
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