Par & Bar
Jun
22
6:00 PM18:00

Par & Bar

Professional Development and HQL presents Par & Bar; A golf experience! Join us as we learn the basics of the game, get our exercise on and network with colleagues over our favorite cocktails. 

The cost is $25, which includes all golf equipment. Bar and menu will also be available, tickets are first come first serve! 

Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2937793 

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Urbane Escape
Jun
30
to Jul 1

Urbane Escape

The best all-white party in Dallas is back!! 

Urbane Escape is going to be even bigger and better this year. The celebration is moving 33 floors up to overlook the Dallas skyline at Altitude inside the W - Victory Park. Come enjoy a lavish buffet of heavy hors d'oeuvres, live music followed by one of Dallas' top DJs, and hand rolled cigars to enjoy on the massive balcony, while basking in the company of some of Dallas' elite.

This will be a night to remember and one not to be missed. The best part is this is a party with a purpose as proceeds go toward supporting the Dallas - Ft. Worth Urban League Young Professionals and all their community empowerment efforts.

Tickets: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2893770

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The Potential of Commerce 2018 Business Luncheon
May
24
11:00 AM11:00

The Potential of Commerce 2018 Business Luncheon

DFWULYP’s Economic Empowerment Committee host it’s 3rd annual “Potential of Commerce Business Luncheon”. We aim to attract and empower local businesses owners, advocate organizations, and entrepreneurs. We’ll honor our "Businesses of the Year" an award given each year to a business that offers high-quality products or services, demonstrates strong ethical standards, exhibits leadership with its employees and clients and within its industry and is active in the community. Our ultimate objective is to support and recognize young entrepreneurs. This year's luncheon theme "Level Up" scaling your business for the next chapter of success! We look forward to you joining us. #POC18 #DFWULYP #YPEmpowered

Register here: 

https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2910406 

 

 

 

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Running Through the Wall: How to Run for Political Office
May
22
6:30 PM18:30

Running Through the Wall: How to Run for Political Office

Have you considered what it takes to be a local candidate for political office? Join us as we talk to current candidates for office and campaign managers about the bad, good, and ugly of running for office including hiring a campaign manager, funds needed for a successful race, public imaging and more. If running for office isn’t your thing, explore additional ways you can get involved in local government. 

To attend, register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2918550

 

 

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Candidate Camp
May
15
6:00 PM18:00

Candidate Camp

Candidate Camp is open to all to learn more about board opportunities and responsibilities.

Attending Candidate Camp is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to run for a board position in the 2018 Elections. 

If you are unable to attend but still wish to run for a board position, please contact us at elections@dfwulyp.org PRIOR to May 15th.

Only current/active dues-paying members are eligible to run.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding Candidate Camp and the elections process or requirements, please email elections@dfwulyp.org. 

Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2906624

See you there!

DFWULYP Elections Committee

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Paintball Wars IV
Apr
21
1:30 PM13:30

Paintball Wars IV

It's that time of year again.  Join us for Paintball Wars IV!

If you have attended this annual paintball event with us before, you know how great it is for meeting and interacting with some new faces while getting your competitive juices flowing. 

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE:

https://www.groupon.com/deals/official-paintball-games-of-texas-3 

Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2882959 

 

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YP On the Road II: Candidate Forum
Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

YP On the Road II: Candidate Forum

In partnership with Teach for America/ The Collective DFW, we are once again bringing the candidates to you for our second edition of YP on the Road! 

Join us as we feature candidates for the upcoming school board elections. Get one-on-one face time with the candidates who could be representing your children or those of friends/family members. 

Free drinks and food will be provided, come out and learn more about the people who will have a say in our children’s education.

Register here.

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National Day of Service STEAM Conference
Apr
14
8:00 AM08:00

National Day of Service STEAM Conference

The Dallas Fort Worth Urban League of Young Professionals presents the

National Day of Service STEAM Conference

STEAM into the Future: Developing the next generation of Scientists, Coders, Engineers, Artists and Inventors. 

This year’s conference is a career exploration that is set to make a huge impact by exposing our youth to interactive environments in various STEAM-related careers.

Register your child or student here. Space is limited!

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The King's Court
Apr
7
10:30 AM10:30

The King's Court

  • Southwest Airlines Corporate Offices (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This one's for the fellas! Grab your brothers and come out to The King's Court! We will be strengthening our bond as men and learn how to properly deal with the frustrations of life. We will have a special guest in the house to lead us through our time. We will also have a time set aside to hoop! Come show us what you got on the court! 

Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2865292 

 

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Ballots & Brunch - Dallas
Feb
24
11:00 AM11:00

Ballots & Brunch - Dallas

Sometimes it seems like there are more barriers than resources to being a woke, involved, young citizen in today's political world. We want to change this! We're combining voting with what we all love to do ... brunch

Join Young Professionals in DALLAS COUNTY on Saturday, February 24th as we exercise our civic duty by casting our ballots and indulging in brunch! 

The person who brings the most people to vote and arrive at their respective brunching location with their “I Voted” stickers wins 2 tickets to JMBLYA

Register here

Confirm Your County

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Ballots & Brunch - Collin/Denton
Feb
24
11:00 AM11:00

Ballots & Brunch - Collin/Denton

Sometimes it seems like there are more barriers than resources to being a woke, involved, young citizen in today's political world. We want to change this! We're combining voting with what we all love to do ... brunch

Join Young Professionals in COLLIN & DENTON COUNTY on Saturday, February 24th as we exercise our civic duty by casting our ballots and indulging in brunch! 

The person who brings the most people to vote and arrive at their respective brunching location with their “I Voted” stickers wins 2 tickets to JMBLYA

Register here

Confirm Your County

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Ballots & Brunch - Tarrant
Feb
24
11:00 AM11:00

Ballots & Brunch - Tarrant

Sometimes it seems like there are more barriers than resources to being a woke, involved, young citizen in today's political world. We want to change this! We're combining voting with what we all love to do ... brunch

Join Young Professionals in TARRANT COUNTY on Saturday, February 24th as we exercise our civic duty by casting our ballots and indulging in brunch! 

The person who brings the most people to vote and arrive at their respective brunching location with their “I Voted” stickers wins 2 tickets to JMBLYA

Register here

Confirm Your County

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The Movement Been in Dallas
Jan
24
6:30 PM18:30

The Movement Been in Dallas

Join us at the original house of Juanita J. Craft, the renowned Civil Rights Leader and Dallas native. Her home has been curated for our learning and the tour will be given by leaders who knew and worked with her. Afterwards we will have a small social and converse on how we can mobilize today such an inspiring opportunity.

Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2776288

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January General Body Meeting
Jan
9
7:00 PM19:00

January General Body Meeting

Want to learn more about DFWULYP and how you can get involved? Don't miss our first General Body Meeting of 2018 this Tuesday, January 9th at the South Dallas Cultural Center. Our topic will be "YOU Belong: Belonging to a Movement" with guest speaker Aubrey Hooper, President of NAACP-Dallas. We will also be sharing the details for #JoinWeek18. Register here: https://dfwulyp.wildapricot.org/event-2748443

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DFWULYP Presents: A Christmas Social - A Celebration for a Cause
Dec
15
6:00 PM18:00

DFWULYP Presents: A Christmas Social - A Celebration for a Cause

Come join us for our annual end of year Christmas Social. This is an amazing event with free food, happy hour priced drinks, networking with other professionals, music, games, multiple raffles with prizes and much much more!! This is an event you don’t want to miss!

This is also a Toy Drive benefiting Toys for Tots and a Book Drive benefiting J.J. Rhoads Elementary School. Bring a TOY and/or a BOOK and you will receive additional raffle tickets!

Cocktail attire requested!

LOCATION
The Pretty Diver (formerly Sunset Lounge)
3030 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX 75204

PRICE is $10 | What's Included?
+ Complimentary glass of champagne or wine for ALL guests
+ Assortment of food and Christmas-themed desserts
+ Entry into multiple raffles

Join us, share and RSVP TODAY!

Have any questions? Feel free to contact social.cultural@dfwulyp.org or any of the hosts.

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Resume Boot Camp
Dec
6
7:00 PM19:00

Resume Boot Camp

  • Texas Woman's University Dallas Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Need to update your resume? Bring it to our upcoming Resume Boot Camp for a refresh! HR professionals will be on hand to help you create a resume that will stand out from other candidates.

Register here to attend!

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