11Alive’s DeMarco Morgan hosts 4th Annual Haiti Cherie Pride, Love and Commitment

Haiti Cherie’s founder Fabrice J. Armand was joined by New York Urban League Of Young Professionals, New York Young And Powerful Group, Haiti Tourism Inc., and Black Light Entertainment at his annual birthday celebration, the 4th Annual Haiti Cherie Pride, Love and Commitment Fundraiser and event that honors Haitian professionals who have achieved significant success in their fields […]

New York Urban League Young Professionals: Strengthening communities

The New York Urban League Young Professionals is anorganization that serves as an empowering entity for young professionals in the New York City area. The social service organization has been improving the social and economic conditions for those lacking in cultural, social and financial capital for almost a century. In 2010 NYULYP, celebrated its 90th anniversary. Every […]

How a Young Professional Can Be the Next Great Cultural Leader

You have to have a purpose and stick to it, and Jemar Ward’s is simple — pay it forward. The president of the New York Urban League Young Professionals, is ambitious and confident. “[I] lead the strategy and the vision  on interesting and engaging programming for members in the community, make sure we are financially […]

Binghamton, N.Y.’s 1st Black City Councilperson, Lea Webb

Young Lea Webb’s star is shining bright. A representative for the 4th District on Binghamton City Council, located in upstate New York, she’s the first African American woman elected to this office and is currently serving as the president pro tempore. “When I ran for city council five years ago, I actually ran against the […]