What we're about

Are you tired of going out and spending a fortune ...

There is a lot of stuff that you can do in NY and around with your pocket change.

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Our meetups include hikes,biking, dancing,Classes, picnics, sport games, concerts, happy hour, and whatever else that attracts interest. Meet at bars, parks, baseball/basketball games, rec-leagues, or anywhere that sounds fun. Not just for singles, not just for couples... this is for EVERYONE who wants to get off the couch and want to enjoy what the greatest city has to offer without thinking much about your buget.

We have a happy hour each month where we raise money for various local charities (all voluntary donations).

I'm also looking for people to help organize events so let me know if you are interested...

COME LETS ENJOY SOME ADVENTURES IN NY

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Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup assumes ABSOLUTELY NO responsibility, including but not limited to injury or loss of any kind/form due to the use of information, or participating in activities found on this group/site. By becoming the member/participant of the Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup, you agree to the terms and conditions of the group.

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By joining Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup:
I understand that during my participation in any Event or Activity organized by Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup, I may be exposed to risks that include, but are not limited to, the dangers of serious personal injury, property damage, and death (“Injuries and Damages”). I agree to WAIVE, DISCHARGE CLAIMS, AND RELEASE FROM LIABILITY Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup, its Organizers, event hosts and leaders from any and all liability on account of, or in any way resulting from Injuries and Damages, in any way connected with the Activity. I further agree to HOLD HARMLESS Mini Adventures For Free - Hiking, Dancing, Sports & More Meetup and leaders from any claims, damages, injuries or losses caused by my own negligence while a participant on the Activity. I understand and intend that this assumption of risk and release is binding upon my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, and includes any minors accompanying me on the Activity.

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Upcoming events (5)

Pitch Your Startup To VC Panel & Get FeedBack.

Online event

MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK: https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG NOTE - THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT TIME : 6:00 PM EST PITCH YOUR STARTUP TO INVESTOR PANEL OF VCs AND ANGELS (ON ZOOM) + 1:1 VIRTUAL NETWORKING Are you a startup looking to pitch your company in front of an audience and panel of expert VCs and Angel judges? This is your chance. Meet, field questions, and get immediate feedback from investors. Our judges come from a variety of industries - generalist as well as deep tech (AI, AR, Blockchain, Biotech, etc). Network with other investors and founders in the crowd. MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG HOW THIS WORKS Interested startups are required to block a slot in the ticket section on the event. There are 2 types of slots available; 3 MINUTES PITCH SLOT 1.5 MINUTES PITCH SLOT Once startup reserves a slot then it will be asked to present during the event on ZOOM PLATFORM. Startup can choose to Pitch anyway they like, Powerpoint, Verbal introduction, Video etc. Most common is using Powerpoint presentation. Once your allocated Pitch time is over then Panel VCs will ask questions and provide feedback. There is ample opportunity to network with VCs and fellow founders. NOTE - Startups that are pitching are required to come to prepared. Every pitch is timed very precisely. No extra time shall be allotted. MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event Panelists 1) Shirin A Ahmed - Investor VU Venture Partner, COO - Global health impact Fund, Mentor XRC Labs Shirin works alongside leading Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms, with strategy, development and implementation of consumer centric healthcare delivery models, product visioning and development, financial, clinical, operational and regulatory due diligence, value-based network design, performance improvements, mergers and acquisitions strategy, and market positioning. https://www.linkedin.com/in/shirin-a-ahmed-40666a24 2) Brandon Andrews - Leads ABC's Shark Tank Diversity Tour In addition to working with entrepreneurs Brandon has helped lead nationwide engagement campaigns including If Beale Street Could Talk (2018), Fences (2016), ROOTS (2016), and Concussion (2015). He managed the #TechtoWealth Designed to get 10K people of color coding, #TechtoWealth brought tech events to WeWork ,OTRII Tour cities + BET Hip Hop Awards with $1M in coding scholarships https://www.linkedin.com/in/mrbrandonandrews 3) Ruchi Dana - Venture Partner FundRx, Forbes Power Businesswoman 2020 Dr Ruchi Dana is a qualified medical practitioner, who has transitioned successfully into a seasoned entrepreneur and Business Leader. https://www.linkedin.com/in/danaruchi 4) Michael Wieser - Venture Lawyer, Serial Entrepreneur, Mobility Pioneer, Westchester Angels Principal Michael is a go-to resource and service provider in the tri-state entrepreneur and emerging company community. As a venture lawyer, Michael counsels emerging companies and startups throughout all phases of growth, as well as the angel investors that fund and acquire them. https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelwieser 5) Guillaume Kloof - Managing Partner at Valley Date Venture Partners Guillaume Kloof is an open-minded entrepreneur that is very active in the US and European startup ecosystem, helping high potential startups grow & get funding." https://nl.linkedin.com/in/guillaumekloof 6) Marian Tong - Managing Partner at LT Global Advisors and President Lair East https://www.linkedin.com/in/yao-marian-tong-1816ba80 Hosted By - New York Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition. Facebook Page - https://bit.ly/3hRrIMC Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/3fOX7NI Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/3hV6VaP Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/ MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK: https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event

DATE NIGHT? - Comedians give relationship advice

The Creek and the Cave

https://youtu.be/NU3_4QWybGo Comedians give Dating advice: NYC funniest comic's answer your dating, relationship & sex questions. The 4th Thursday of Every Month This Show: September 24th, 10:00 PM The Creek and The Cave (https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Creek-and-The-Cave/113823948652531) - FREE SHOW We have a packed like up of amazing comedians this month featuring: Pat Dixon (https://www.facebook.com/comedianpatdixon) Aaron Berg (https://www.facebook.com/aaron.berg.351) Gregory Joseph (https://www.facebook.com/GregoryDotJoseph) Allan Finn (https://www.facebook.com/ColdCruelButt) Jeffrey Gurian (https://www.facebook.com/jeffreygurian) Maryssa Smith (https://www.facebook.com/maryssasmith) How it works: Comedians answer YOUR anonymous Relationship, Dating and Sex questions with the wisdom and insight only a comedian has. It's an "anything can happen" stand up comedy experience. We weave our own dating experiences, stories, and jokes with YOUR random and unexpected questions. The show is hosted by Doug Wyckoff (https://www.facebook.com/doug.wyckoff7) & Teresa Wyckoff (https://www.facebook.com/TeresaWyckoff7) of The He and She Show (https://www.facebook.com/TheHeAndSheShow) https://youtu.be/YAkWfR2JOyY See more here: http://www.theheandsheshow.com/what-is-date-night/

Crowdfunding To Raise Capital - Meet Republic (200M) Wefunder (150M) & More

Our panel will share strategies for startups to raise money through Equity Crowdfunding. About this Event NOTE - THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT TIME : 6:30 PM EST *********** REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event Join us at a Panel and Pitch event with three speakers from Republic Crowdfunding Portal ($200M), Wefunder ($150M), and Caribu ($1M). Join to discuss the insights of a crowdfunding campaign, including picking the right project pitch and ideas for campaign. How to build an online audience, how to launch with a ‘bang’, how to keep the momentum going if it starts to slow down, and how to follow up with people when it’s all over.And most importantly - Creating a compelling crowdfunding strategy & campaign Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Panelist.... 1. CHUCK PETTID CEO at Republic and Co-producer of the international television show Meet the Drapers Chuck is CEO at Republic, a crowdfunding portal with a special focus on the diversity of race, gender, and location of their members, with an average VC funding pre-campaign of $3M and raised by their venture companies, angels, and communities more than $200M. He is also GP of a micro VC fund RainmakeMe, sat on the boards of Ruby Love (aka PantyProp), RidersShare, CrowdSmart and is an active mentor at 500 Startups and MassChallenge. REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 3. MAXEME TUCHMAN CEO and Cofounder at Caribu Maxeme (Max) Tuchman is the CEO and Cofounder at Caribu, an interactive video-calling platform that helps kids have virtual playdates with family and friends when they can’t be physically together. Caribu has raised $1M through crowdfunding. Caribu is one of TIME Magazine’s Best Inventions, made Fast Company’s list of World Changing Ideas, named one of the ‘Top Ten EdTech Companies to Watch’ in Forbes, and won the 1776 Global Challenge Cup. Max has been the winner or finalist in 30+ pitch competitions, is the 59th Latina in the US to raise over $1M in venture funding and the first Latina founder to raise $1M in Equity Crowdfunding. She was recognized as one of Inc. Magazine’s Top 100 Female Founders in 2019. She has worked in almost every level of education from being a public school teacher, a Consultant at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Executive Director of Teach For America, and Education Projects Manager under NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and DC Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee. REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 2. JONNY PRICE Director of Fundraising at Wefunder Jonny Price leads the Business Development team at Wefunder, which helps founders raise capital from anyone, through equity crowdfunding. Wefunder has funded hundreds of early-stage startups with $150M (average raise of $350K), exposing them to over 600K potential investors on the Wefunder platform. He is originally from the UK, where he started his career in strategy consulting with Oliver Wyman. Jonny serves on the Federal Reserve Board's Community Advisory Council. Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Hosted By - New York Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition. Facebook Page - https://bit.ly/3hRrIMC Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/3fOX7NI Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/3hV6VaP Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/ REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/317Adf2

Exclusive Virtual Networking (Online Event) - Do 1 on 1 chat with All Attendees

MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Don't miss out on this opportunity to make meaningful connections with other entrepreneurs, professionals, and leaders, all from the comfort of your own home or office. Do 1 on 1 chat with All Attendees Share Your Experiences Ask Questions Exchange Career Tips Build your Professional Network All Online From Any Device - Computer, Laptop, Tablet Or Phone. From Your Home Or Office We use an online, cloud-based platform to make it easy and fun for you to participate. After signing in from your home, office, smartphone or tablet, you’ll participate in 1 - on - 1 chats with other attendees in smaller chat rooms. Make sure your video and voice is enabled. Once you register, you’ll receive a link with login instructions MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Important COVID-19 Related Topics To Be Discussed 1) Career Related How to Look For Job During COVID-19. Best Online Interviewing Tips 2) Start-Up Related Do & Don’t Startup Pitch What Are VCs Looking for In Startup 3) Business Related How To Manage Your Business During COVID-19 We’re passionate about creating meaningful connections to help you be successful in your business. That’s why we’re keeping this event intimate with attendance being capped at 20 people. Given the nature of the event, we guarantee 1-on-1 with at least 10 networkers. You’ll also have two seasoned facilitators to guide your conversations and help you get the most out of this event. MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Limited Tickets Don't wait, register now to attend!

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