Urban League Young Professionals of Greater of Southwestern Ohio is a network of urban young professionals ages 21-40 that functions as an auxiliary group of the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio and also a chapter of the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP).
Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio is committed to driving equity and financial empowerment for African Americans through advocacy, education and development.
The League's Mission is to help Black people and historically underserved communities achieve their highest true social parity, economic self-reliance, power, civil rights and justice.
The mission of the Urban League of Young Professionals of Greater Southwestern Ohio (ULYPGSO) is to serve as a base of support for the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio (ULGSO) and their respective initiatives, promote the overall mission of the ULGSO and a comprehensive orientation to the National Urban League movement for young professionals in the Cincinnati community.
ULYPGSO is a vehicle for young professionals looking for an opportunity to serve the local community as well as engage in impactful activities and programming that encourages personal, professional, and social growth. It is the goal of our organization to build a strong pipeline of future leaders and connect young professionals both within the local community and also across the nation through our affiliations with the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP).
The Urban League movement consists of 5 Pillars: