YPC Do More Village activities at upcoming 80/35

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YPC Do More Village activities at upcoming 80/35

Jun 26, 2009

Media Alert
*** The 2009 80/35 YPC Do More Village *** 

WHAT:           The second annual summer music festival organized by the Des Moines Music Coalition (DMMC) will be taking place on July 3rd and 4th, 2009. Also returning for a second year at the music festival is the Do More Village presented by The Greater Des Moines Partnership’s Young Professional’s Connection. The YPC Do More Village is made up of non-profits and other companies that are interested encouraging young professionals to “Do More” in the Greater Des Moines Community. Interested organizations can contact either of the YPC Do More Village Co-chairs: sharrington@ypcdsm.com or hbrown@ypcdsm.com.
 
WHO:            YPC in conjunction with the DMMC
 
WHEN:           YPC Do More Village hours
                                Friday, July 3rd: 4 – 8 pm
                                Saturday, July 4th: 12 – 8 pm
 
WHERE:         The YPC Do More Village will be on Locust Street, between 13th and 14th.         
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:The YPC Do More Village will serve as the hub for promoting all things Des Moines at the festival. This free showcase area will draw in event attendees through interactive exhibits such as: spin wheels, trivia games, face painting, temporary tattoos and more. A raffle will also be held with the chance of winning a car! With the sponsorship of the Downtown Community Alliance the YPC booth will feature a contest with $500 available in downtown gift cards. Here are many organizations that benefit the community and encourage YPs that will be part of the Do More Village…
 
515 Alive - Music Festival
Des Moines Renaissance Fair
ArtFeed.com
Big Brothers Big Sisters
ACLU of Iowa
Des Moines Art Center/Art Noir
Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau
Crossroads Entertainment
Gateway Church
One Iowa
Environmental Law & Policy (Global Warming Initiatives)
4H Foundation
Yellow Brick Magazine
Team Gymnastics Academy
Planned Parenthood
Des Moines Social Club (will provide entertainment at the top of every hour)
YPC
 
FOR MEDIA INQUIRIES AND INTERVIEW REQUESTS CONTACT:   
Shawn Harrington, YPC Do More Village Co-chair, sharrington@ypcdsm.com, (515) 953-9492
Hillary Brown, YPC Do More Village Co-chair, hbrown@ypcdsm.com, (515) 343-6649
 
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