Monthly Unwinds

Networking events each month at a local hot spot.

Professional Development

Workshops and events geared to help young professionals improve relevant skills.

Community Involvement

Together we support many local organizations through hard work, awareness and fundraising.

Welcome to GRYP

Grand Rapids Young Professionals is dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for our members in all industries to broaden their knowledge and skills to become engaged members of the Grand Rapids community. GRYP is committed to professional development and contributing to the communities of Greater Grand Rapids both through volunteer opportunities and leadership roles. Our goal is to promote a networking environment that helps attract and retain the next generation of business leaders.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Develop Professionally

GRYP hosts many different events, including: professional development workshops, networking events, community volunteer opportunities, and monthly unwinds. Join our email list to stay connected.


Connect with other like-minded young professionals who work and live in the Grand Rapids area. This includes area business leaders, students, and everyone in between. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Community Involvement

Working together we make our community stronger and a better place for those who live and work here. GRYP members volunteer many local organizations and also host events to raise funds for others. Get involved.

Connect with Us!

Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and join us on LinkedIn. You’ll find we share lots of resourceful articles specifically for young professionals.

Join GRYP, it's Free!

GRYP membership is free and full of benefits. We offer a variety of events each year to fit everyone’s interests. Simply join our email list, and you’ll be connected!

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Thanks to our 2019 Gala Sponsors!

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Blue Bridge Sponsors

Community Partners