The Young Professionals of Mobile strive to be the top organization in uniting young professionals within local community. We understand that to keep the community thriving, it is imperative to support local charities, philanthropies, and any other social medium to increase awareness of what our beautiful city has to offer. YoPro Mobile is always looking to improve awareness and do so by participating in a number of events throughout the year.
Support Mobile, AL!
The Young Professionals of Mobile are passionate about the support of our local businesses & the communities they reside. These businesses provide discounted services to all active members in exchange for routine advertising within our network of young professionals. We are also looking to improve our web of preferred YoPro businesses in Mobile. Contact us to find our how your business can get more involved in the community!
Fuse Project’s Dragon Boat Race
The Young Professionals of Mobile are proud supporters of the Fuse Project & have participated in the event for 2 years in a row. With a team of 21 active members, YoPro excelled to make it into the final round by being a Top 15 team among 1,500 paddlers & over 10,000 spectators.
Down Syndrome Society of Mobile’s Buddy Walk
The Buddy Walk® was developed by the National Down Syndrome Society in 1995 to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October & to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down Syndrome. The Buddy Walk® has grown from 17 walks in 1995 to nearly 300 Walks planned for 2014 worldwide. In 2013, more than $12.2 million was raised nationwide to benefit local programs & services, as well as the national advocacy & public awareness initiatives of NDSS that benefit all individuals with Down Syndrome. The Young Professionals are proud supports of the organization & provides volunteers to assist with the event.
Victory Health Partners – Change Makers
For more than 12 years, VHP has been helping the uninsured individuals of lower Alabama, Mississippi and Florida, serving more than 19,000 patients. Through the generous support of local business, individuals and grants, VHP is able to fill the void that thousands of people face in our area. The Young Professionals of Mobile aim to lead the charge of the next generation to step up, learn about VHP and their mission and become our own army of movers, shakers and change makers.
Access For All
Founded by Constance ‘Addie’ Ray, Access For All’s missions is to create fully accessible communities by helping business owners understand ADA compliance requirements from a life experience perspective. Learn more…
Kickball not your thing? Tropics Volleyball on the Causeway is another great way to meet young professionals in the area. Whether you are are a veteran or beginner, Tropics offers a variety of leagues & teams to to meet every level of expertise. Send us a message or come see us at our next event if you are interested in joining.
GO Kickball hosted at Sage Park in Mobile combines the relaxed sport of kickball with social networking to create a fun and active way for adults to network, meet new people, enjoy friends, and play kickball in a comfortable, non-intimidating, social atmosphere. Ask us about joining the YoPro Mofos!