Now accepting applications for year 2 of the YPC (Young Professionals Council)

Applications for 2024 membership are now open and due November 30th! Click here to apply or email with questions.

The Young Professionals Council (YPC) is a group of diverse and passionate professionals in the Bay Area dedicated to Okizu’s mission to help all members of families affected by childhood cancer to heal. Members of the YPC support and raise awareness of Okizu and its mission by fundraising and by building a network of current and future volunteers and donors.

YPC is a professional group with three main areas of focus: membership, fundraising, and volunteering.


  • Commitment to 1 year term & located in the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Available to attend monthly in person/virtual meetings 
  • Annual Dues of $120/year or $10/month (dues are a tax deductible donation to Okizu)

Click here to learn more.

Applications for 2024 membership are now open! Click here to apply.

Benefits of YPC membership include the chance to: be a part of the Okizu family and make a difference by helping families affected by childhood cancer; gain valuable experience working in the nonprofit sector and prepare for potential future board service; network and socialize with aspirational and service-oriented career professionals and mentors in the San Francisco Bay Area; and develop and showcase your leadership, planning, fundraising, and strategic abilities.

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