Young Professionals Home > Learn About Volunteering > Young Professionals A A A The Heritage Christian Services Young Professionals network is giving back in Rochester and Buffalo to people with developmental disabilities. Mission, Vision and Values of the YPs We are a network of local professionals looking to expand our networks, give back to the Greater Rochester and Buffalo community, and contribute to the growth of one of New York’s leading agencies for people with developmental disabilities. People Come First We are dedicated to sharing and spreading the Heritage Christian story. For more than 30 years, Heritage Christian Services has been putting people first. Providing the highest standards of support for people with developmental disabilities, the agency serves more than 2,000 people through a range of programs and services. Through fundraising and volunteering, Heritage Christian Young Professionals supports the agency’s major giving opportunities including the Golf Classic and Heritage Hero 5K + Mile Stroll & Roll. In addition, the group organizes events that support Heritage Christian Services. Benefits to Members Members aren’t just growing their personal networks, they are strengthening community ties and creating awareness around the health and well-being of people with developmental disabilities. Active membership is a way to develop and hone leadership skills while advancing future business leaders in our area. Members grow personally and professionally by becoming active participants in their community. HCYP Upcoming Events 2019 Meeting Dates*: First Wednesday of every month, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Wegmans, Cafe seating, 1750 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14610 Jan. 2 Feb. 6 March 6 April 3 May 1 June 5 July 3 Aug. 7 Sept. 4 Oct. 2 Nov. 6 Dec. 4 *Once you complete the online application below, you’ll be added to the groups email distribution list and receive updates including meeting locations which take place at HCS sites and programs, as well as local establishments. HCYP Application Click here to complete a member application online, or download an application in PDF format.