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Young Erie Professionals Collecting Christmas Gifts for SafeNet

Nov 29, 2016 | Posted in ERCGP in the News, News

The Young Erie Professionals organization has partnered with SafeNet in its 9th Annual Holiday and Gift Wrapping Party at Bourbon Barrel on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 4-8 p.m. This event will provide a Christmas miracle to 200 women and children who receive support and services from SafeNet.

The public is invited to join us in making a child's Christmas a little brighter by signing up for a gift from a wish list provided by SafeNet. The wish list can be accessed at Follow the link, pick out which numbers you'd like to donate, then email your selection(s) to All who donate are welcome to join us at our party to help wrap all the presents together while enjoying holiday music and appetizers. Ugly sweaters and holiday dress is encouraged. Appetizers provided.

Going along with the spirit of giving, a check will also be presented to Shriners Hospital – Erie, which was raised during August’s Kickball for Kids Charity Tournament at the Dec. 11 event.

Young Erie Professionals is an organization comprised of young, active, civic-minded professionals committed to making Erie a better place to live, work and play. Our organization is dedicated to providing its members the opportunity to network professionally with their peers while actively participating in their community and region, with the goal of attracting, retaining and supporting young talent in the local workforce.

For more information:
Chris Arkwright, President of Young Erie Professionals at 814.490.0004 or

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