Welcome to the Dallas-Fort Worth Urban League Young Professionals website! DFWULYP is an auxiliary chapter of the Houston Area Urban League and the National Urban League Young Professionals. We are committed to supporting the DFW metroplex through service, civic engagement, and leadership development.

Get Involved

There are plenty of ways to join us in the movement. Sign up for a committee or RSVP for an upcoming event to see how we serve DFW through leadership, civic engagement, and leadership development! We do this work #ForTheLoveOfYP.


DFWULYP Elections

Want to be a member of the 2019-2020 Executive Leadership Team? The DFWULYP election season is upon us. If you have desired to be a more integral part of the movement and our community building efforts- we encourage you to join us. We will be electing committee chairs on May 14 during our General Body Meeting.

Please refer to the following timeline:

April 9: Candidate nomination period begins

April 23: Candidate nomination period ends

April 23: Candidate Camp (Immediately following The Plug Event)

April 25: Deadline Candidate Declaration form due.

April 28: Deadline Election Packets

April 30: Slate of Candidates published

May 14: DFWULYP Election Day & General Body Meeting

For further information, please click on the button below.



general members

We are proud to be one of the largest chapters in the Mighty South Region of the National Urban League Young Professionals. We are always accepting new members, so join us today!



community members registered to vote

During the months of August-October 2018, our chapter registered 532 people vote under the leadership of our Civic Engagement Committee. Visit our Voter’s Hub to stay up-to-date on local elections.



north texas giving day donations

In September 2018, our chapter participated in North Texas Giving Day. We’d like to thank all of our supporters for donating to the movement! It wouldn’t be possible without you.

Upcoming Events

To view our full events calendar, click here.

Thanks to our sponsors!