Calendar of Events

  • Executive Speaker Series 13

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event, the last week of each month, in which an executive shares his/her professional and faith journey with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.

    SPEAKER BIO

    Mary Henige spent 30 years at General Motors in a variety of communications leadership roles. In December 2015, she founded Magnetica Communications LLC, a consultancy which specializes in providing counsel to the C-Suite and other senior leaders on strategic communications; branding and digital reputation management; social media; messaging; media relations; story-telling; and crisis management. She primarily has served Catholic organizations and leaders including the Archdiocese of Detroit, the Catholic Foundation of Michigan, Sacred Heart Major Seminary and Ladywood High School.

    Mary is a member of the Advancement and Catholic Schools Councils for the Archdiocese of Detroit. She is the Director of Strategic Communications for the Archdiocese and is supporting Sacred Heart with its 2019 centennial activities. She is working toward a master’s degree in theology, with a concentration in the New Evangelization, at Sacred Heart. Mary earned a bachelor’s degree in speech communication, and a M.A. in organizational communications and public relations, both from Wayne State University.

    She and her husband are active parishioners at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, in Beverly Hills, where their children attended grade school. Mary’s daughter graduated from Notre Dame Prep and is a sophomore at the College for Creative Studies. Her son is a senior at the University of Detroit Jesuit High School.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE: Mary Henige
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    St. Joseph Oratory in Detroit, MI
    15 RSVPs
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  • Executive Panel Discussion 3

    Executive Panel Discussions are quarterly events focused on living virtuously in the workplace. Three panelists lead discussion about a particular virtue and what it means to practice that virtue in daily life. Afterwards, table leaders bring the discussion down to the individual level. At the end of the evening, a representative from each table shares their collective insights with the rest of the group.

    Moderator:
    LauRyn Williams, Financial Advisor at Prudential Financial and YCP Detroit Board Member

    Panelists:
    Eric Backman, Wealth Management Advisor at Northwestern Mutual
    Dave Bartek, CEO of Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan
    Fr. John Maksym, Associate Pastor at St. Joseph the Worker Parish

    COST

    FREE for members (join now!)
    $20 for non-members

    SCHEDULE
    7:00pm - Networking, complimentary food & drinks
    7:30pm - Panel Discussion
    8:20pm - Small Group Discussion
    9:00pm - Closing Prayer
    9:30pm - After-party in Greektown
    KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring notebook & pen
     * Bring a friend!

    Tuesday, October 09, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 1 rsvp
    Holy Family Church in Detroit, MI
    1 RSVPs
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  • Executive Speaker Series 14

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event, the last week of each month, in which an executive shares his/her professional and faith journey with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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  • Networking Happy Hour 5

    Networking Happy Hours are quarterly events held at a local bar. Icebreakers are provided and the focus is on creating contacts and building relationships with peers in your industry. Admission is free, and appetizers are provided, but alcohol must be purchased.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Check-in
     - Icebreakers, Networking, Good Times, Great People
     - 8:30 Formal Ending (but you're welcome to stay :-)

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 3 rsvps
    3 RSVPs
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  • Executive Speaker Series 15: Preston True

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event every last Wednesday of the month in which executives share their professional and faith journeys with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE: Preston True
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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  • St. Joseph the Worker Advent Retreat

    St. Joseph the Worker Retreats are free, biannual events open to the public that encourage young adults to “look upon work with the eyes of faith” and see God’s presence in their vocations and professional lives. Retreats include time for guided reflections, group discussions, confession, and Mass.

    SCHEDULE

     - 9:00    Breakfast
     - 9:30    Opening Talk (confession available)
     - 10:00  Small Group Discussion
     - 10:30  Guided Meditation
     - 11:10  Rosary & Mass
     - 12:30  Final Blessing
     - 1:00    Lunch (optional)

    Know Before You Go

     * Bring notebook, pen, bible
     * Casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Saturday, December 08, 2018 at 09:00 AM · 3 rsvps
    3 RSVPs
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  • Executive Panel Discussion 4

    Executive Panel Discussions are quarterly events focused on living virtuously in the workplace. Three panelists lead discussion about a particular virtue and what it means to practice that virtue in daily life. Afterwards, table leaders bring the discussion down to the individual level. At the end of the evening, a representative from each table shares their collective insights with the rest of the group.

    COST

    FREE - members (join now!)
    $20 - non-members

    SCHEDULE
    7:00pm - Networking, complimentary food & drinks
    7:30pm - Panel Discussion
    8:20pm - Small Group Discussion
    9:00pm - Closing Prayer
    9:30pm - After-party at The Fowling Warehouse

    KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring notebook & pen
     * Bring a friend!

    Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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  • Executive Speaker Series 16

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event every last Wednesday of the month in which executives share their professional and faith journeys with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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  • Networking Happy Hour 6

    Networking Happy Hours are quarterly events held at a local bar. Icebreakers are provided and the focus is on creating contacts and building relationships with peers in your industry. Admission is free, and appetizers are provided, but alcohol must be purchased.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Check-in
     - Icebreakers, Networking, Good Times, Great People
     - 8:30 Formal Ending (but you're welcome to stay :-)

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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  • Executive Speaker Series 17

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event every last Wednesday of the month in which executives share their professional and faith journeys with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.

    SCHEDULE

     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    0 RSVPs
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