Why ULHRYP?

Joining the Urban League of Hampton Roads Young Professionals is the perfect way to network and get involved in the Hampton Roads community. We define a professional as anyone who is committed to their career and personal development – no matter the chosen occupation. Like our community our members are entrepreneurs, engineers, scientists, health care professionals, teachers, community leaders, lawyers, etc.

We all have varied backgrounds, but we all share certain traits. We are all:

  • Dedicated to our community
  • Committed to seeking innovative solutions to persistent societal problems
  • Motivated to excel and prosper in our professional and personal endeavors

Member Benefits

Urban League of Hampton Roads Young Professionals offers many benefits. ULHRYP is constantly seeking ways to enhance and increase member benefits. Listed below are just a few of the major benefits that paid ULHRYP members enjoy:

  • Voting for Urban League Board of Directors
  • Voting privileges within the ULHRYP auxiliary
  • Access to a profile on ULHRYP online Membership Directory
  • Exclusive discounts to ULHRYP events
  • Free advertisement in the ULHRYP Member 2 Member promotion section of ulhryp.org
  • Exclusive invitations to ULHRYP-sponsored events and events sponsored by ULHRYP partners
  • Urban League of Hampton Roads membership
  • National Urban League Young Professionals membership
  • Numerous intangible personal and professional benefits of networking opportunities and social interaction
  • Notifications regarding weekly events and special events
  • Official lapel pin
  • Community service opportunities
  • Monthly Professional Development training presentations
  • National Urban League Young Professionals Conference and Whitney M. Young Conference special invitation and exclusive registration pricing

All of this is just one click away! Click here to join now, or for additional information regarding membership please contact membership@ulhryp.org.