Wednesday at the Square is BACK! The weather is beautiful and we are ready to enjoy great music, food, drinks, and company in Lafayette Square with you! Check out the 2015 Lineup at RECreate had a great time partnering with the New Orleans Police Department for their Field Day on the 2015 Spring Season Kick Off! If you are interested in volunteering with them, email

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.


College Admissions Project

CAP is Accepting Proposals

YLC desires to enter into a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with a New Orleans public high school to administer the College Admissions... more


WATS Happy Hour

Meet us March 25 at Wednesday at the Square for a YLC members-only Happy Hour. There will be free food and drinks, and of course, the... more


Leadership Luncheon

Join YLC on Thursday, March 19 for our Leadership Luncheon at Dooky Chase (2301 Orleans Ave) from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. We have the good... more

Get Involved


Hogs for the Cause

Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015

TWO of our projects will be volunteering at...


Volunteer with RECreate!

Mar 28, 2015 - Mar 14, 2015

RECreate is a youth recreation program that offers...


Wednesday at the Square!

Apr 1, 2015 - Mar 11, 2015

Come out and support the YLC at Wednesday...


Executive Committee Meetings

Apr 2, 2015 - Apr 2, 2015


Diversity Committee Meeting

Apr 2, 2015 - Apr 2, 2015

If you are interested in joining the Diversity...