Press Release

Effort aimed at millennials

Eau Claire has been added to a program that celebrates young professionals in the state.

YPWeek Wisconsin this year is April 22 to 29. According to a news release, “the grassroots, statewide program will run … with each community presenting a variety of programs that empower young professionals to take ownership and pride in their home towns.”

The program, which is based on a Milwaukee-based initiative that began in 2012 called NEWaukee, has grown to 25 Wisconsin communities. It will focus “on discovery, adventure and meaningful conversations about the issues that matter to young professionals,” according to the release.

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