New Office: OMD Open House

October 17, 2018

One Million Degrees will host an open house for donors and supporters who can visit OMD's new offices, enjoy light appetizers, and learn about our new strategic initiatives.

Upcoming Events

Corporate Leaders Breakfast

October 26, 2018

OMD's annual Corporate Leaders Breakfast will take place on October 26, 2018. The theme will encompass Chicagoland’s community college students and their role in strengthening our region’s workforce.


OMD in Action

November 10, 2018

One Million Degrees will host an open house for our partners, coaches, friends, and prospective supporters. Guests will experience our Saturday Development Sessions, a core part of our program. 


OMD's Back-to-School Bash

August 17, 2018

This year's Associates Board Bash was a success, with nearly 200 young professionals joining together and raising over $50,000. See pictures from the event on OMD's Flickr.

Past Events

2018 Scholar Orientation

August 21, 2018

OMD's new and returning scholars attended Scholar Orientation & Kick-Off.  Over 160 new scholars attended the event, with presentations and workshops led by alumni, OMD staff, and corporate leaders.


2nd Alumni Leadership Institute

August 21, 2018

OMD Alumni gathered for a one-day conference of professional development at our second annual OMD Alumni Leadership Institute!

Expert speakers from a variety of fields and backgrounds helped OMD Alum grow personally and professionally.

One Million Degrees holds one-of-a-kind events throughout the year intended to expand our scholars' horizons and engage our volunteers and supporters.

Whether you’re helping our scholars through the ins and outs of networking at our annual "It's Who You Know" Speed Networking or dining on exquisitive cuisine and sipping on fine wine at OMD’s Annual Food & Wine Tasting (in support of our scholars AND your taste buds) there are countless ways to get involved, support our scholars, and see our program in action.