Black Young Professionals of Metro Detroit is a growing non-profit which thrives on being open, welcoming, and inclusive. Our membership demographic is focused in the 21-45 age range but we have something for those above that range also!
For the 2017-2018 membership year there are no mandatory fees. However, we do ask that you make a monetary donation when you can. Active membership is primarily considered based on attendance or involvement, not fees paid or donations. There are four membership levels:.
- General Member
- Standard active member. There are no fees to join, but a donation is welcomed. To remain an active member you must attend not less than one event per month.
- Committee Member
- An attained membership status level given to those who are signed-up and active participants on a event or standing committee. Event committee members remain at this level for six months after the conclusion of the event.
- Core Member
- An awarded membership status level bestowed upon person who have been present at 85%+ of community and personal development events over the last six month period.
- Advisory Member
- Those above the demographic age range who wish to be involved and support BYP as more elder constituents. These members must serve on at least one committee to help steer good decision making and planning, building skill of committee chairs and members.
Members receive discounts and are invited to members-only opportunities and events.