Who We Are

YBP is a networking organization focused on:

Providing young Black professionals with access to mentorship, coaching and knowledge sharing opportunities.

Encouraging young Black professionals to lead, inspire and create opportunities for others in their respective fields.

Supporting ideas and initiatives that position our members and the community for success.


At YBP, we like to showcase professionals in our community who are doing big things in their field. Check out their stories and allow their experiences to inform and inspire you.

Join us at our next event. We would love to have you there.

Submit Your Event

Have an event you want to share with our members? Check out our calendar! There you can add your event poster and details.


We’ve had a lot of fun at our past events. Here are some photos that capture a few of our best memories!

Latest Blog

This year’s theme is: Black Is Beautiful. Check out our YBP blog where we share our thoughts and some resources on this year’s theme.

Want to share your journey with this year’s theme or thoughts on something else that’s happening in your life?


We’d love to hear from you! Submit your post.

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Watch engaging interviews on YBPTV covering a range of topics to inspire young Black professionals in Ottawa.