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P.O. Box 246

Milwaukee, WI 53201

 

Phone:

(414) 374.5850

Fax: (414) 562.8620

www.tmulyp.org

 

Elected Officers

 

Sean Lowe 

President

 

Lyah Holmes

Vice President

 

Kisha Cannon

Treasurer 


 

Tim Cole

Parliamentarian


Lauren Feaster

Secretary 


 

Committee Chairs



 

Tiffany Henry

Membership


 

Seth Bratcher 

Community Service


  

Tim Cole
Personal & Professional Development


Sean Lowe

Fundraising 


 

Kisha Cannon

Social & Cultural


 

Micala Queary

Public Relations


 

Lauren Bridgeman

Public Relations


 

Joe Bundy

Webmaster


 

Lyah Holmes

Health & Wellness

 

National Urban League 2015 Annual Report


Click here to download the full report.


Small Business Sponsor
4th Annual YP Walk

Saturday, September 10th 
North Point Snack Bar Stand
           2272 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive (Parking lot entrance located at the cross section of   
           Lincoln Memorial Drive and East Water Tower Rd.)
10am - 12pm



Your physical health doesn't have to change just because the weather is changing! Join us for the 4th annual YP walk to promote health and wellness. Bring friends and family. The annual YP Walk will be held on Saturday September 10, 2016 at the Milwaukee Lakefront from 10am to 12 noon.

Following the walk, you may choose to stay and enjoy Bradford Beach, McKinley Park, or the delicious treats at the concession stand.
 
We will walk along the lakefront for a 5k walk. Participants will receive a free goodie bag. Register by Friday, September 9, 2016...it's free! Register by sending your name and the name(s) of your guests to the Health & Wellness Committee at Healthandwellness@tmulyp.org.        


Walk sponsored by:



Committee Meetings 

Social and Cultural Committee Meeting
Wednesday, September 7
           Panera Bread (Bayshore)  
          5595 N. Port Washington Road
6:00pm
 
Please email socialandcultural@tmulyp.org if you are interested in attending. 

Health and Wellness Committee Meeting
Wednesday October 19, 2016 
6-7pm 
Panera Bread located at 600 East Ogden, Milwaukee

Please email healthandwellness@tmulyp.org if you are interested in attending.
MULYP Membership Orientation


Membership Orientation
Monday, September 19
Milwaukee Urban League 
          435 W. North Ave., Milwaukee
6pm - 7pm

Light refreshments will be served. Parking is available in the back or on the side. Members AND prospective members are welcome! Please email  membership@tmulyp.org if you are interested in attending.


2016 Milwaukee Film Festival


Milwaukee Film Festival Black Lens Presents 9 Rides
Saturday September 24, 9:30pm
Times Cinema
5906 W. Vilet Street, Milwaukee
 
MULYP is proud to be a 2016 community partner for the Milwaukee Film Festival Black Lens Program.  We will support the film 9 Rides, which was shot entirely on an iPhone 6s (the first movie ever to do so!)This film portrays an unnamed Uber driver (a remarkable performance from Dorian Missick) who is checking in for the busiest day of the year, New Year's Eve. Over the course of the evening and his numerous fares, he'll witness couples falling in and out of love, belligerent police officers, and solo passengers; all of these brief interactions exacerbating his own growing anxiety in the face of recent life-changing news.
 
To support the festival and this particular film with us, join MULYP for the 9:30pm screening of 9 Rides on Saturday September 24.  Discounted tickets to the film are ONLY $8 each when purchased through MULYP. 
 
To reserve your ticket, email socialandcultural@tmulyp.org  with your name, telephone number, and the number of tickets you would like to reserve NO LATER THAN Monday September 19.  Payment will be due in cash prior to the event.  Tickets are limited and will sell out fast so reserve yours today!
 
Watch the 9 Rides trailer here.


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Bartender Fundraising Challenge



Friday September 30
5p to7p-Bartender Challenge
7pm to 9pm-Live Jazz

On Friday, September 30, join The National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) and the Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals (MULYP) at Chic Underground, located in the downstairs area of 770 N. Jefferson St. from 5pm -9pm.  The two organizations will come together for a few hours of socializing and cocktails served by special guest bartenders Jona Moore (MULYP) and Josh Wheeler (NABA)! 

The Bartender Fundraising Challenge will take place from 5 pm-7pm.  Stay after and listen to live jazz from 7pm - 9pm. A portion of the drink sales and tips will go directly back to the organizations.

We hope to see you there!




Do You Wanna Roll with the YPs to Six Flags?




Click  http://ypsixflagswannaroll.eventbrite.com to sign up and purchase discounted tickets!!!
Election Day Volunteer Opportunity

Are you interested in working the polls on November 8, 2016? Would you like to take the Inspector Training Classes? If so, please click on the link below to find a class near you.

Health and Wellness Spotlight

Young professionals have been asked to make their voices heard! The City of Milwaukee has recently launched a community health improvement campaign called MKE Elevate, a comprehensive effort to improve Milwaukee's health. MKE Elevate is a community-driven process supported by the mayor and health commissioner that engages residents in deciding Milwaukee's most pressing health issues.

Here are three ways to make your voice heard:

1. Submit your photos of what makes Milwaukee healthy or unhealthy.
 
Let your photos tell the story of how you see health in your neighborhood! Email up to five photos and your ZIP code to mkeelevate@milwaukee.gov. All submissions received by September 30th will be entered into a drawing to WIN A FITBIT

2. Take the priority issues survey.
 
This brief 12-question  survey  will help inform the selection of priority issues that need to be addressed in order to improve the health and well-being of the Milwaukee community. 

3. Provide feedback on the Community Health Assessment.
 
This assessment examines the health status and conditions that impact the Milwaukee community. Please refer the  MKEelevate websitefor the details and feedback form.

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About MULYP

  Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals is an auxiliary of the Milwaukee Urban League. Our mission is to engage young professionals in the National Urban League's Movement towards the achievement of social and economic equality.
 
Visit us:   www.tmulyp.org  
Visit the National Urban League Young Professionals:  www.nulyp..net