The Young Leadership Council (YLC) is a non-profit, non-partisan
civic organization created to develop leadership through community projects.

Through volunteer-created community projects, the YLC recruits and retains young professionals to New Orleans and has a
positive impact on the quality of life in the region. The oldest, independent YPO (young professionals' organization) in the country,
the YLC has raised more than $25 million to support community projects in and around the New Orleans area since 1986.

Spotlights

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May 19 Leadership Luncheon: Happy Johnson at Bistro Orleans

Join YLC on Thursday, May 19 at Bistro Orleans (3216 W Esplanade Ave, Metairie, LA 70002) from 12:00 to 1:30pm for our May Leadership... more

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Support YLC: Volunteer at Wednesday at the Square

Live Music + Great People + Fun Atmosphere +Volunteers Receive Food/Drink TicketsYLC currently has volunteer opportunities for the 2016 YLC... more

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YLC Night Out at Zephyrs Stadium

Batter up, YLC! Join all your favorite YLC members on Thursday, May 26 as the Zephyrs face off against the Reno Aces starting at 7:00pm;... more


Get Involved

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May

May Membership Committee Meeting

May 2, 2016 - May 2, 2016

The YLC Membership Committee plans monthly general membership...

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May

May Finance Committee Meeting

May 2, 2016 - May 2, 2016

The Finance Committee oversees procedures necessary to conduct...

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May

YLC Toastmasters Club Meeting

May 3, 2016 - May 3, 2016

A Toastmasters meeting is a learn-by-doing workshop in...

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May

Projects Committee Meeting

May 3, 2016 - May 3, 2016

The Projects Committee provides support in managing overall...

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Mar

YLC Wednesday at the Square

Mar 30, 2016 - Mar 30, 2016

YLC Wednesday at the Square is a free,...