Young Professionals

We are passing the torch to the next generation.

The Urban League of Portland’s Young Professionals is a volunteer auxiliary group of folks young and young at heart, working  to empower their communities and change lives through the Urban League Movement. With new leadership and a renewed energy to serve, the Young Professionals are back better than ever! 

Our mission is to support the Urban League and our communities, through  volunteerism, philanthropy, and membership development. Young Professionals  is made up of people like you – people looking for an opportunity to make a difference. With a rich history rooted in empowerment, civic engagement, and Black excellence, Young Professionals is  the training ground for educators, activists, and leaders. Your opportunity to continue that legacy starts now.  

There has never been a more urgent need for people with talent, drive, and compassion to join this movement. There are 64 Young Professionals chapters nationwide with over 10,000 members. Are you ready to make a difference, contribute to the progress of achieving equality, and develop as a person, professional, and leader?  Click here to sign up. 

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ULPDX staff