Mission Wichita

In Fall 2017 YPW was presented with an idea of connecting young high-achieving airmen with local high-achieving young professionals, with the goal of establishing relationships that would improve pride in Wichita, drive economic growth, and improve quality of life. Mission Wichita is collaborative program between Young…

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Group Mentoring Program

Opportunity for career advancement is the most important factor local young professionals consider in choosing a place to move to and stay, according to a survey of more than 300 Wichita YPs in 2015. Young Professionals of Wichita (YPW) launched a Group Mentoring Program in…

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YPW Awards

Celebrating the accomplishments of our members, investors, and local businesses, the YPW awards are given out at our annual Founders’ Day Gala in July.

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YPW #internICT

Interns are an important part of Wichita’s business community and our future workforce. In order to assist our local businesses with their interns, Young Professionals of Wichita organizes a intern program each summer.

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Leadership Academy

Providing an opportunity for YPW members to grow their leadership capabilities, this six-week course allows a class of 25 YPs to network, learn, and grow together.

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Community Advancement City-to-City

Providing the chance to network with community and business leaders, the Emerging Professionals Scholarship covers the cost for a YP to attend the Visioneering City-to-City Trip.

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Welcome to W

Same mission. New name. Young Professionals of Wichita (YPW) is now W. Join us as we move forward into our next chapter of building tomorrow’s leaders today.