Welcome to the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Los Angeles Younger Member Forum (LA YMF) web page. Whether your interest lies in K-12 outreach, technical development, community service, sports and social events or anything in between, we have something for you to get involved in!
Our monthly board meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month and are open to everyone so please come along and introduce yourself. Also, be sure to sign up for our weekly newsletter to stay informed of what we have planned.
I look forward to seeing you at one of our upcoming events or committee meetings. If you have any questions, please get in touch with me.
President - LA Younger Member Forum
ASCE LA YMF provides more than 100 membership events a year, including technical tours & presentations, community service events, STEM outreach events for K-12 schools, professional development workshops for engineering university students, and more! We also give out scholarships and host multiple major annual events with attendances up to 700 people! This year, these award-winning events include Los Angeles Engineers Week (E-Week), High School Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition (PSBC), Student Night & Job Fair (SNJF), and the Western Region Younger Member Conference (WRYMC 2017). Membership fees and allocations have consistently only covered about 10% of our costs, and the rest comes from the fundraising efforts of our dedicated volunteers and the generosity of our corporate sponsors. Consider sponsoring one of our major events today! Below are the Sponsorship Levels for one event.
Multiple Event Sponsor
Single Event Sponsor
City of Angeles Sponsor: $7000
Platinum Sponsor: $2500
Mulholland Sponsor: $4000
Gold Sponsor: $1500
Getty Sponsor: $1750
Silver Sponsor: $1000
Bronze Sponsor: $500
Or sponsor all four events with the City of Angels Sponsor ($7000) and receive maximum platinum level marketing benefits at all four events! Marketing benefits vary depending on sponsorship levels and discounted rates apply for sponsoring multiple events. Click here to view our event sponsorship packages.
Have questions? Please get in touch with our Fundraising Chair: firstname.lastname@example.org. All donations are tax-deductible.
|Vice President||Brian Phan|
|PSBC||Ruben Becerra/Amit Joshi/Paul Lee|
|Social||Kevin Woods/Dana Wall/Nancy Duran|
|Community Service||Kaitlin Hannon/Zuleyka Marquez|
|K-12||Brian Phan/Zixuan Chen|
|Sport Events||Michael VanWagoner/Jonathan Ontiveros|
|University Outreach||Ben Baker/Jonathan Ontiveros|
|Membership||Margarita Evans/Chloe Gharios|
|PERC||Dana Robertson/Michael VanWagoner|
|Scholarship||Nargiss Majrooh/Yesenia Pereyra|
|Professional Development||Zuleyka Marquez/Yesenia Pereyra/Pranav Gandhi|
|Zixuan Chen/Marcelino Ascensio|
Join us at the October LA YMF Board meeting! This is a great opportunity to find out more about our upcoming events, how you can get involved in our fun and active organization and how you can help with our outreach, networking, and professional development activities!. All meetings include free dinner. Click here for parking info.
Join us for a Halloween get together! This year, we will all be dressed in our favorite costumes and exploring the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles. We will be starting at Arts District Brewing Co. where we can grab some food and drinks in and around the establishment and hang out or play games while we wait for everyone to arrive until 7:30pm. From there, we will make our way Angel City Brewery, which we should arrive by 8pm at the latest. After an hour there, we will make our last and final stop at Eighty-Two, the fun and exciting bar and arcade.Who: Anyone interested in joining a fun group who wants to dress up for Halloween and explore the Arts District!
What: Halloween Pub Crawl!
Where:Arts District Brewing Co. (828 Traction Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013)
When: October 27th, 6pm-11pm
Come join ASCE LA YMF at a fast paced, exciting, professional hockey game. Everyone is welcome. Not only will it be an extremely fun event, but it will be a great opportunity to network and meet new people.
The game starts at 7:30 P.M. The plan is to meet for a happy hour before the game. Location to be determined.
For info on obtaining your actual ticket to the game, contact Michael VanWagoner, sports chair (LAYMF).
Cost: $40 dollars per ticket, pay here!
What: LA Kings Hockey Game
When: November 2, 2017
Happy Hour 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Game: 7:30 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Where: Staples Center, 1111 South Figueroa St. Los Angeles, 90015.
Join us for a Historic Downtown tour of Los Angeles with the LA Conservancy! In the Historic Downtown tour we will explore the unique architectural treasures and beloved landmarks of downtown LA such as Central Library, U.S Bank Tower and Bradbury Building. The tour is a great overview of the history and architecture of LA from the 18th century to the present.
Come and discover LA's unique character, the founding of the city and the story of its growth.
What: Historic Downtown. Cost is $10 per person.
When: Satuday, November 4th from 1pm to 2:30pm (with informal lunch after if you would like to attend)
Where: Tour meets in the center of Pershing Square Park, by the central walkway near the mini-groves of orange trees. Pershing Square is located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, between Olive and Hill, 5th and 6th Streets at 532 S. Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Join us to explore the beautiful City of Glendale on a lovely Fall evening! This event will include delicious appetizers at Tavern on Brand before we branch off for Paint Night at Alegro Restaurant at 6:30pm. Our painting will be a lovely Fall painting as if we’re walking through the beautiful woods on an early morning. We hope you like this painting as much as we do and enjoy the fun experience while sipping on your favorite drink and enjoying the ambiance and fun only ASCE can bring!
Who: Anyone interested in joining a fun group who wants to get their creative side on and explore Glendale!
What: Happy Hour and Paint Night!
Where: Tavern on Brand (208 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA) and Alegro Restaurant (423 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA)
When: November 16th, 5:30pm-6:30pm (Tavern on Brand) & 6:45pm-9pm (Alegro Restaurant)