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Business Networking After Hours Fundraiser

WHAT, WHEN, WHERE:

Join us at Claim Jumper to meet and network with other young and local professionals.  The Chicago Entrepreneur Meetup Group and The Hoffman Estates Jaycees are teaming up to put together a Business Networking After Hours event at Claim Jumper with proceeds going to Nothing But Nets.

It will be a great evening and Hoffman Estates Mayor McLeod will also be in attendance for a short announcement.  All local chamber businesses and young professionals in the area have been invited along with now, all members of the Chicago Entrepreneur Meetup Group.

The event will be held on Thursday January 24th at Claim Jumper from  5:30pm-7:30pm.  Claim Jumper is located at 2610 New Sutton Road, Hoffman Estates, IL.

 

Register now to attend or just make a cash donation at: http://hejc0124-com.eventbrite.com

 

WHO:

The Jaycees are a civic group of young professionals between the ages of 21-40 whose mission is to empower young people to create positive change.   Jaycees have been around since 1920 with over 200,000 members worldwide and bring energy and insight to solving problems locally and around the world.

Nothing But Nets is a UN Foundation Organization that raises money to purchase insecticide treated bed nets which protects children while they sleep from getting bit by deadly-malaria carrying mosquitoes.  They are distributed to countries in Africa and Latin America.  Every $10 donated can purchase one life saving bed net.

The Chicago Entrepreneur Meetup Group is “The ONE Place (Tribe) For All Entrepreneurs To Achieve Business And Personal Success And To Reach A Higher Level Of Prosperity, Benefit Society, And Unlock Our Innate Potential For Goodness, Compassion, and Sharing.”

 

Get registered at http://hejc0124-com.eventbrite.com

 

WHY:

There will be opportunity for both formal and informal networking.  Light appetizers will provided and a cash bar is available.

This is a great way to meet local businesses and civic leaders in the area as well as raise funds for a fantastic cause.  Every $10 donated can purchase one life saving bed net.

In addition, you can Get More Exposure For Your Business!  We will be accepting donations for a raffle to raise more funds for Nothing But Nets. By donating an item or gift certificate for the raffle, your business will be promoted at the event as well as the Hoffman Estates Jaycees AND Chicago Entrepreneur Meetup Group Website and multiple Social networks including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.  Please email [email protected] to make arrangements for any raffle items.  Remember, proceeds are being donated to Nothing But Nets, so get more exposure and support a great cause!