Mission Vision & Values

About Pittsburgh Young

Professionals (PYP):

In 1988, six friends who reunited in Pittsburgh formed a group with the mission of contributing to the community – a movement that officially marks the beginning of PYP.  Now with over 540 members and 30 years of experience, PYP has aided in the social, professional, and civic development of young professionals in the Pittsburgh region.


Providing career minded individuals with opportunities to develop socially, professionally, and civically.


Our vision is to enhance the vitality of the Pittsburgh region by creating a strong community of young professionals.


As the premiere young professional organization in Pittsburgh, PYP embraces a culture of excellence, integrity, and growth as the central foundation of our identity.  We are committed to the following values:

  • Leadership
  • Diversity
  • Connections
  • Community
  • Development