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Special Events


Cornerstone Cuisine 2017 Line-Up

Start date: January 25, 2017

End date: November 15, 2017

Time: 6 to 9 PM

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

Cornerstone-2017_Dates_img_8.5x11Youth Opportunities Unlimited invites you to join us at a Cornerstone Cuisine held monthly at our YOU Made It Café. Hosted by a local Chef and supported by youth trainees, you will enjoy a fabulous meal while supporting a great cause.

See this listing for the year (click on the image) and save the dates on your calendar. Each event is held between 6 and 9 PM. You will experience local culinary flavours, support youth and the community.


Cornerstone Cuisine on 4 October 2017

Date: October 4, 2017

Time: 6 to 9 PM

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

Join Chef Katherine Puzara of Growing Chefs for a Mexican fall harvest fiesta at Youth Opportunities Unlimited’s next Cornerstone Cuisine event.

When: Wednesday, 4 October 2017, from 6 to 9 PM

Where: YOU Made It Café at 332 Richmond (and York)

Cost: $35 per person

$12 per person for 2 drink tickets. Cash bar also available.

Click the link youthopportunitiesunlimited.eventbrite.com to register and purchase your tickets or contact Katerina@connectdot.ca /519-204-2499.

Hope to see you there!

 

Relive the Good Times

Date: September 15, 2017

Time: 5 PM to 12 AM

Location: 329 RIchmond Street, London

Relive the Good Times at the Old GT’s

Join us for the last summer party on Friday, September 15, 2017, in the building that has  had so many good times over the last 100 years?

Take home a beautiful piece of furniture built from pieces of history to raise money for the future of young moms, their babies, and the New Addition Building.

This event also include live music, BBQ, cash bar and so much more.

When: Friday, 15 September 2017 from 5 PM to 12 AM

Where 329 Richmond Street, London, ON  N6A 3C2

Prices: $10 Advance Admission, $20 at the door

$25 Advance Admission to include BBQ

Group rates available

Get your tickets now and bring your friend and family to “Relive the Good Times” at the old GT downtown London.

 

Social Exchange at the Café on 30 August

Date: August 30, 2017

Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

Harnessing Coffee and Lunch Breaks to Build Youth & Community

Join leading Londoners as they serve up great coffee and meals and introduce you to the amazing YOU Made It Café.

Join the Mercer team for a Lunch Special and a FREE cup of Coffee or Tea.

Meet Lisa Switzer, CHRL, Senior Associate and the Mercer team on Wednesday, 30 August 2017 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in the YOU Made It Café (332 Richmond at York).

No registration necessary.

Housing.  Careers.  Futures for Youth.

Cornerstone Cuisine August 23 – King of the Pigs on the Rooftop Patio

Date: August 23, 2017

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

King of the Pigs – Featured at 23 August Cornerstone Cuisine

Join us on the YOU Made It Café Rooftop Patio to enjoy a fabulous BBQ feast by Chef Chris Vieira of King of the Pigs.

Chef Vieira’s menu will be fresh Portuguese rolls and buffet of salad, rice, potatoes, and his signature BBQ chicken with your choice of King of the Pigs famous sauces!

When:  Wednesday, 23 August 2017 from 6 to 9 PM

Where:  YOU Made It Café Rooftop Patio* (please take the elevator to the 4th floor)

332 Richmond Street, London, 4th floor Rooftop Patio

Cost:  $35 per person

$12 per person for 2 drink tickets can be purchased in advance. Cash bar also available

  • In case of rain, the dinner will be hosted in the YOU Made It Cafe

Please RSVP:  youthopportunitiesunlimited.eventbrite.com  or Katerina@connectdot.ca or call 519-204-2499

YOU Social Exchange – 31 March

Date: March 31, 2017

Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

Join Jesse Helmer, City Councillor for Ward 4, City of London on Friday, 31 March between 11:30 am and 1:00 pm at the YOU Made It Café (332 Richmond at York), as he serves up coffee and meals and introduce you to the amazing YOU Made It Café and the youth who receive training there.

Social Exchange is held on the last Friday of each month. Harnessing coffee and lunch breaks to build youth and community.

 

Cornerstone Cuisine – 15 March 2017

Date: March 15, 2017

Time: 6 to 9 PM

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

Cornerstone Cuisine is proud to present A Latin Fiesta on Wednesday, 15 March 2017.  Join us for a 3-course Latin inspired meal featuring guest Chef Hannah Fewings of Wally’s Coffee! This dinner will be held from 6 to 9 PM at the YOU Made It Café (332 Richmond at York). Price is $35 per person with wine pairing of 2 drink tickets at $12. Cash bar is also available.

RSVP now as seating is limited. Purchase your tickets on line at youthopportunitiesunlimited.eventbrite.com or contact Katerina by email Katerina@connectdot.ca or call her at 519-204-2499.

Empty Bowls to benefit YOU

Date: March 3, 2017

Time: 11;30 to 1:30; 5:30 to 7:00 PM

Location: The Goodwill Centre, 255 Horton St

Empty Bowls is an international event started by potters to end hunger. This year the London Potters Guild selected Youth Opportunities Unlimited as its charity to receive proceeds from the event. This is the 5th event organized in London.

You get to pick and take home a one-of-a-kind handmade stoneware bowl and experience a “poverty meal” (soups and bread donated by local restaurants) and contribute to a great cause. Please consider coming for lunch (between 11:30 and 1:30 pm with 2 seatings) or dinner at 5:30 PM. Bring anyone you wish but buy your tickets on line soon. The event sells out every year and it’s a ticketed event.

YOU Social Exchange – 24 February

Date: February 24, 2017

Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

YOU_Social-Exchange_Feb-2017_poster_8.5x11Join Jess Brady, Anchor/ Reporter at AM980 London News and Host of One on One at Rogers tv London on Friday, 24 February from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at YOU Made It Café (332 Richmond at York), as she serves up great coffee and meals while introducing you to the amazing YOU Made It Café and the youth who receive training there.

Social Exchange is held monthly on the last Friday of the month at the Café – Harnessing coffee & lunch break to build youth and community.

11th annual Breakfast for YOU – 9 Feb 2017

Date: February 9, 2017

Time: 7:00 to 9:00 AM

Location: London Convention Centre

Join us for the 11th annual Breakfast for YOU on Thursday, 9 February 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 AM at the London Convention Centre. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and this is our mots important fundraiser of the year.

Since 1982, YOU has helped lead youth in London and Middlesex County toward success. We believe that investing in youth results in stronger communities and know that many youth need guidance and support to reach their true potential. Please join our business, community and government partners to help address our youth’s most pressing needs.

RSVP by clicking here.

If you wish to be a sponsor for the event or to make a donation, please contact Melanie Cole at 519-432-1112 ext 294 or by email melaniec@you.ca.

Social Exchange on Friday 27 January 2017

Date: January 27, 2017

Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Location: YOU Made It Cafe (332 Richmond St)

you_social-exchange_jan-2017_poster_600x800_eblastSOCIAL EXCHANGE – harnessing coffee and lunch breaks to build youth and community.

Join leading Londoners as they serve up great coffee and meals and introduce you to the amazing YOU Made It Café.

Morning and Afternoon Show Hosts Rachel Ettigner and Jay Stevens from 97.5 Virgin Radio will be our guest hosts for Friday, 27 January 2017 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

Come and meet them, you’ll be glad you did.