How the League of Women Voters Taught LYP’ers to Solve Political Issues

On August 14, 2018, the Lancaster Young Professionals (LYP) had the great privilege of having Fran Rodriguez (President) and Jenn Orantes (Vice President) of the League of Women Voters of Lancaster County speak about government structure and how to tackle issues political leaders face through brainstorming and collaboration at our Personal and Professional Development Seminar. […]


Congratulate LYP’s April 2018 Board Member and Member of the Month

April 2018 Board Member of the Month:Rachel Luehm Director of Community Service, Lancaster Young ProfessionalsAmericorps VISTA Coordinator for Lancaster Equity, Coalition to Combat PovertyGraphic Designer Testimonials About Rachel Luehm “Rachel is a true example of LYP’s ‘Path of a Member’. In a span of three years, she joined LYP, became involved with our Personal and […]


TOUR-GOERS ONLY: Federal Taphouse Happy Hour!

Enjoy this interactive, panoramic view of the Happy Hour Space! Federal Taphouse: Home of the LYP’s 2018 Urban Living Tour End-of-Tour Happy Hour (Sign me up NOW!) Don’t forget! Tomorrow, May 11, 2018, is the last day to register for the Lancaster Young Professional’s 2018 Urban Living Tour in Downtown Lancaster and enjoy the exclusive, […]


Registered Tour-Goers Enjoy Lavish Discounts on the 2018 Urban Living Tour

The Lancaster Young Professionals is hosting the third annual 2018 Urban Living Tour in Downtown Lancaster City and is offering discounts for tour-goers! Tour participants ONLYwill enjoy lavish discountsat local, Downtown Lancaster businessesif they register for the tour HEREandpresent their tour wristbandsat the roughly 30 tour-stop locations! The 2018 Urban Living Tour is made possible […]



Check Your Motives, Network Like You Mean It

Check Your Motives, Network Like You Mean It You walk into one of LYP’s Networking Mixers, and you see some people you know–perhaps they are colleagues, acquaintances, friends, best friends, volunteer buddies, or kickball players. Maybe, you may know nobody. Regardless of who you see there, eventually, you may run out of things to discuss. […]


The Art of Social Networking

We all use social media sites to keep in touch with our friends and family, but we often forget how important, yet easy, social networking is. In today’s society, social networking is a crucial part of our journey to professionally develop ourselves. Why Social Networking is Important With advancements in technology and ever-growing, hyper-specialized educational […]


Is it Worth It? The Pros and Cons of Volunteering

We all want to be valued members of our families, friends in our social groups, esteemed colleagues at our workplaces, and active members in our communities.  A great way to find and feel that value is to volunteer locally and/or online. Volunteering might not seem like it’s the best answer to fulfill this longing, because […]


The 8 Key Terms to Understanding Your Taxes

Tax time can be a complicated and confusing process, especially for young professionals that don't have a lot of experience preparing tax returns. To help eliminate some of the confusion, here are 8 key terms to help you understand your taxes.