Black Young Professionals of Metro Detroit is a growing association of young professional men and women of African descent in the Detroit area engaging in…


Engagement activities to improve life in the communities of Detroit.


Events to network and learn about other Black young professionals.


Development opportunities to grow and empower Black young professionals.

Upcoming Events

  1. Black History Month Trivia

    Wednesday February 28, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Volunteer Call: Detroit College Day

    Friday March 9, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Community Updates

More updates…

What You Missed!

What can we say? December was a celebratory month for us. We had not one, but two events filled with holiday cheer! Giving Toys for Christmas On December 7th we partied for a purpose at the Detroit Yacht Club for the 7th Annual Toys for Tots Detroit Black Professionals Holiday […]

Christmas in the D!

On Friday September 8th, Black Young Professionals of Detroit hosted a panel discussion on Black business. Five Detroit-based established entrepreneurs spoke about their experiences as proprietors in the city as well as being Black business owners. Our panel included: April Anderson of Good Cakes and Bakes Rufus Bartell of Simply […]

Established Entrepreneurs

This past weekend, Black Young Professionals of Detroit supported the Neighborhood Service Organization ‘s (NSO) annual “Handle Bars for the Homeless” event. Last weekend we enjoyed beautiful weather as riders came from all over Southeast Michigan to support NSO’s mission to provide critical services and empower the community’s most vulnerable. […]

Handlebars for the Homeless 2017