The mission of the st. louis county of the NAACP Young Professionals Network (YPN) is to support the organization through volunteerism,activism and philanthropy.
We strengthen young professionals across the region, particularly those of color through leadership development. Our ultimate goal, is to shape these individuals into civically engaged leaders, both individually and collectively to effect substantive social change regionally.
Who Are We?
The Young Professionals Network is an auxiliary group of the St. Louis County NAACP, with the purpose of providing a pipeline for leadership in the Association and the St. Louis Metropolitan Region.
WHat do we do?
Equip young professionals with the tools and leadership opportunities to become civically and politically engaged leaders that work to promote racial inclusion in the St. Louis Metropolitan region.
how do we do it?
By providing our members with programs, initiatives and leadership opportunities within the NAACP that increase their awareness of social issues by helping to improve the St. Louis Region ultimately making it a more attractive city for young professionals to stay and relocate to.