Author Archive

YPG Cares Continues to Show Story Love

YPG Cares Continues to Show Story Love

In our fourth collaboration with the Story Pirates, on Wednesday, February 8, YPG Cares volunteers showed their Story Love! From 7:00-8:30pm, members hand-wrote positive editorial feedback on the short stories local schoolchildren have submitted to the Story Pirates during the year and even got to stay for a private comedy event performed by the...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Community Service | No Comments »

YPG Learns How to Pitch! En Español

YPG Learns How to Pitch! En Español

Several members of YPG from various houses joined Pitch! on Wednesday, October 26, 2011, at 9:30pm at The Lounge at Dixon Place for Pitch! En Español. The evening included fun Spanish and bilingual book pitches in front of a live audience!
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Community Service | 1 Comment »

YPG Book to Film Club Takes to Theaters for a Viewing of The Help

YPG Book to Film Club Takes to Theaters for a Viewing of The Help

As the summer rendition of the YPG Book to Film Club, YPG members gathered at the AMC Loews 19th Street East 6 to watch the film adaptation of The Help by Kathryn Stockett. Lively discussion over cocktails followed!
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Social Events, YPG Book to Film | No Comments »

YPG Cares about Housing Works Bookstore

YPG Cares about Housing Works Bookstore

In its second collaboration with Housing Works Bookstore, on Sunday, September 25, 2011, several members of YPG Cares from five AAP member publishing houses assisted with the Housing Works Bookstore Open Air Street Fair.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Community Service | No Comments »

YPG Cares Supports Girls Write Now

YPG Cares Supports Girls Write Now
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Girls Write Now has a mission very near and dear to the heart of YPG Cares. The first organization in the United States, and the only one on the East coast, to combine mentoring and writing instruction within the context of all-girl programming, Girls Write Now (www.girlswritenow.org) has given more than 3,500 at-risk girls...
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Community Service | No Comments »

YPG Cares Takes a Stand for Literacy with LitWorld

YPG Cares Takes a Stand for Literacy with LitWorld

On September 22, 2011, YPG Cares volunteers will collaborate with LitWorld to stand up for girls and their right to go to school and learn to read and write. This day marks the launch of a campaign to advocate for a transformative new era in girls' education.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Community Service | No Comments »

YPG Spends A Summer Night at White Horse Tavern

On Thursday, July 28th, 2011, approximately 60 YPG professionals from 11 AAP member houses gathered at the White Horse Tavern for the latest YPG Summer Nights event, the second in an ongoing series of literary themed happy hour outings.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | 1 Comment »

YPG Launches its Boston Chapter!

YPG is launching a Boston chapter! If you are a young professional in your first seven years of publishing and are looking to network with other industry locals in the Boston area, join us for the first YPG Boston event, a happy hour this Thursday, September 8th from 6-8pm at Grafton Street Pub in...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | No Comments »

YPG Kicks Off its Summer Nights Happy Hour Series

At the launch of the Young to Publishing Group’s Summer Nights, an ongoing series of literary-themed happy hours, over 50 YPG members convened at Pete’s Tavern on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | No Comments »

YPG’s June BBL rescheduled–date TBD

The June Brown Bag Lunch, The Magic and Mystery of Market Research, has been postponed. Stay tuned for the new date and location. See below for more details on the speakers and to sign up if you haven't already.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Educational Events | No Comments »