Up with People – Staying Connected Through Social Media

Posted by Up with People on March 30, 2020 [supsystic-social-sharing id=’1′ style=’color:#ffffff !important’]

These last few weeks have truly been about processing and trying to adapt to the drastic changes of what our daily lives now look like.  Yet despite the darkness, we have been so happy to see so many people shining their light to keep hope alive on social media! Up with People wants to unite everyone during this time and to continue growing our community to those who need a little extra hope. Join us for ways to stay virtually connected through: #IWillShareHope Challenges!  Be a part of a growing community of individuals who are expressing themselves and sharing hope …

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Up with People Welcomes Vernon C. Grigg III as New President & CEO

Posted by Up with People on February 17, 2020 [supsystic-social-sharing id=’1′ style=’color:#ffffff !important’]

Vernon C. Grigg III, President & CEO of Up with People Up with People is pleased to announce the appointment of Vernon C. Grigg III as its President and CEO. Under Grigg’s leadership, Up with People will expand its mission of promoting inclusiveness and dialogue by spreading the values of equity, respect, and understanding, and the importance of diversity around the world.      With his lifelong commitment to service, equality, and social justice, Vernon Grigg was the clear choice as the next Up with People CEO.  From humble beginnings moving from one military base to another, Grigg’s public-school teacher parents instilled …

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Up with People Talks Super Bowl Halftime History

Posted by Up with People on January 31, 2020 [supsystic-social-sharing id=’1′ style=’color:#ffffff !important’]

As Super Bowl LIV quickly approaches, Up with People takes a look back to reflect on the time when Up with People paved the way for the biggest shift in Super Bowl halftime show history. Having performed five Super Bowls, many of our alumni during this time of year begin to reminisce on their own time performing in the halftime show, including Up with People President & CEO, Vernon C. Grigg III. Before Up with People, the Super Bowl halftime show consisted primarily of marching band performances. At Super Bowl X, Up with People literally changed the game with hundreds …

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