The Urban League Young Professionals of Greater Pittsburgh (ULYP-Greater Pittsburgh), one of sixty-four chapters of the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP), is a volunteer auxiliary of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh. ULYP’s purpose is to assemble Pittsburgh area professionals between the ages of twenty-one and thirty-nine committed to serving the region through activities that support the National Urban League’s Empowerment Goals. NUL launched I AM EMPOWERED, an initiative focusing on four aspirational goals for empowering communities to achieve in education, employment, housing, and healthcare, the cornerstones of our approach
The Empowerment Goals:
- Education: “Every American child is ready for college, work and life.”
- Jobs: “Every American has access to jobs with a living wage and good benefits.”
- Housing: “Every American lives in safe, decent, affordable and energy efficient housing on fair terms.”
- Health: “Every American has access to quality and affordable health care solutions.”
To support the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh through volunteerism, philanthropy, and membership development.
To be the region’s leading young professional service organization, and to develop future leaders who contribute to the advancement of minority communities in the Greater Pittsburgh area.
The Urban league is made of both local and national chapters. Visit the links below to learn more.
The National Urban League Young Professionals: GET EMPOWERED!!!
Our mission is to support the Urban League Movement through our volunteerism, philanthropy and membership development. NULYP began with people just like you – people looking for an opportunity to make a difference. Your opportunity to continue that legacy starts now. There is never a more urgent time for people who possess your talent, drive and compassion to join this Movement as a Young Professions.