LYP Urban Living Tour: Explore Michael’s home

Situated in the Northwest section of Lancaster City near the Chestnut Hill Café is a beautiful brick, Queen Anne Victorian style home built in 1894. What one would discover inside, however, is an eclectic, non-traditional mix between modern and hipster-esque shabby chic style, two furry friends named Bear and Baloo and the proud owner, Michael. Born […]


Showcase your Home on the 2017 Urban Living Tour!

  If your DVR is packed with episodes of Fixer Upper, your weekends are spent on home improvement projects, and you can’t turn down a trip to West Elm, we need you! LYP is in search of homes in the northwest end of Lancaster City to feature on the 2017 Urban Living Tour on Saturday, […]


LYP Announces 2017 Board of Directors

We at Lancaster Young Professionals would like to thank our members and supporters for making 2016 a year to remember. Our goals for 2017 will be discussed during our February Strategic Planning Meeting consisting of our executive board, directors and advisors. We have a lot in store for you this year, including our 2nd Annual Urban […]


LYP seeks “Lancaster Young Influencer Award” nominees

Lancaster Young Professionals is now seeking nominations for our first “Lancaster Young Influencer Award.” The winners will be announced at LYP’s inaugural Red Rose Gala on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at the Cork Factory Hotel from 6 to 9 p.m. Young professional candidates must live or work in Lancaster County and show a deep commitment to […]


Now accepting donations for Boy & Girls Club at all events

Did you know LYP is now accepting donations for Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster County at all our events? These items are “bought” by the kids at the end of each week using points they’ve earned throughout the week. We’re currently accepting hygiene products and other items such as: Toothpaste Body wash Soap Sunscreen […]


Aaron’s Acres – Spring Community Service Partner

For the 2nd quarter of 2014, LYP has chosen the Aaron’s Acres as our Community Service partner.  Since 1998, Aaron’s Acres continues to provide children and young adults with disabilities ages 5-21 social and recreational programs to promote age-appropriate socialization and communication skills. Although established in Lancaster County, the organization expanded into Berks and Dauphin […]


Bring Toy Donations to ANY of Our Events!

Toys for Tots has collected and distributed thousands of toys to children who may not have had such a cheerful Christmas without the generosity of their community. Lancaster Young Professionals is delighted to collaborate with Toys for Tots again this holiday season to give a toy and get a smile. Our goal is to have […]


Central PA Food Bank – Winter Community Service Partner

For the first quarter of 2013, LYP has again chosen the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank as our Community Service partner.  The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank distributes more than 15 million pounds food and grocery products every year to more than 500 soup kitchens, shelters, and food pantries in 27 Central Pennsylvania counties. These agencies directly feed thousands […]


LYP Featured In Lancaster Newspaper

An article, published November 20th, in the Intellegencer Journal and Lancaster New Era, placed a positive spotlight on Lancaster Young Professionals. Written by veteran staff writer Claudia Esbenshade, the piece gave details about LYP while highlighting its mission, recent volunteering efforts and the event calendar. And, there's also a video interview, with Lauren Reitz and […]