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Harrisburg Young Professionals accepting nominations for next “20 In Their 20s” class

The 2021 class of “20 In Their 20s.” Photo courtesy of Harrisburg Young Professionals.

It’ll soon be time for local up-and-coming professionals to take the spotlight.

Harrisburg Young Professionals (HYP) announced that nominations are now open for its “20 In Their 20s” class.

“It’s really inspiring to see all the applicants that will come in,” said HYP Board President Jade Honey. “It’s a good opportunity to highlight people doing good work in their communities.”

Anyone between the ages of 20 to 29, who lives or works in Dauphin, Cumberland or Perry counties is eligible for nomination. The nominee must also contribute to making a difference in their community or workplace. Twenty young people will be selected and honored.

Nominations are open through Aug. 8 and can be submitted online.

On Nov. 9, HYP will host its “20 In Their 20s” awards ceremony at the Hilton Harrisburg. Tickets for the event will go on sale Sept. 7, with all proceeds benefiting HYP.

For sponsorship opportunities or questions about the nomination process, contact Meghan Bachmore, executive director of HYP at For more information, visit their website.


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