Young Professionals

The Akron Urban League Young Professionals (AULYP) group serves as an extension of the Akron Urban League. It offers opportunities for emerging leaders to participate in professional development programs, philanthropy and civic engagement.

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Join Today!

This group is exclusively for members between the ages of 21-40 who have a passion for promoting the quality of life for all citizens, particularly African Americans, in the Greater Akron area.


Not sure if AULYP is the right fit? Join us for one of our free General Body Meetings held bi-monthly in different locations around Akron. Subscribe to our eNewsletter for additional updates. These meetings are open to the public.


Anyone between the ages of 21-40 with a passion for empowering our community and changing lives. We’re creating a movement!

Annual membership dues are $50 and include the following:

  • Early Notification of AUL Events
    • 10% Discount on tickets to select Akron Urban League Special Events
  • Access to professional Development Seminars
  • An exclusive Akron Urban League lapel pin
  • Access to the AULYP Newsletter
  • Inclusion in AULYP Meetings
  • Special access to purchase exclusive AULYP apparel

Donate to the Young Professionals Fund

Not joining, but want to show your support? You can still can. None of our work would be possible without generous people like you!