What's Happening

  • 9/11 Serve + Remember Day of Service

    • Sep 11, 2015, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Westchester County Center
    • 198 Central Avenue
    • White Plains, New York 10606
  • In Partnership with Volunteer New York!

    The Westchester County Association, led by its Young Professionals' Group, is partnering with Volunteer New York! to mobilize hundreds of corporate volunteers at VNY!'s annual 9/11 Serve + Remember Day of Service. Together, we are offering WCA supporters an exclusive hour and a half of a variety of volunteer projects, all under one roof, that will make a huge impact in our community. 

    Please join us and encourage your employees, peers, colleagues, and especially the young professionals, to participate on September 11, 2015 at the Westchester County Center from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Registration is required for all volunteers.

    If you'd like to register a large group of volunteers (10+), please email Joelle directly at

    Walk-ins welcome, but RSVP preferred.

    Event Sponsors:

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    Event Supporters: Journal News Media Group | Langan Engineering | White Plains Hospital

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  • New Data Show Slowing of Young Professionals’ Exodus


  • We’re seeing progress in finding ways to retain young, educated workers, but more can be done!

    What a difference a few months make! The news about young people leaving Westchester County’s wealthiest towns in droves, released in a report by Community Housing Innovations last February, has improved. According to a recent analysis of the latest U.S. Census Data, several Westchester towns saw a reduction in the numbers of 25- to 34-year-olds exiting their communities, and some revealed gains. The latest data were presented at recent event at Purchase College, SUNY, by Alexander Roberts, the executive director of the affordable housing advocacy group, who said communities with less expensive housing have shown better results.

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  • Young Professionals' Happy Hour

    • Aug 18, 2015, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Lola's Mexican Kitchen
    • 169 E Post Road
    • White Plains, NY 10601
  • Great Networking Opportunity for Area YP's

    Join us for our monthly networking happy hour in downtown White Plains! No need to RSVP, just show up for a night of great conversations and informal networking with other area young professionals. Learn about new companies, research different industries, and make new contacts!

    Want to know how to get more involved with the Young Professionals Group and the WCA? Join us, talk to some of our current members, and learn about new opportunities!

    Hosted by WCA's Young Professionals Group, the happy hour series continues at Lola's Mexican Kitchen, on Tuesday, August 18, at 5:30 PM.

    Series Sponsors: Citrin Cooperman & Company I Journal News Media Group I Manhattanville College School of Business | New York University - Stern School of Business

    Event Sponsor: Hudson United Mortgage | Lola's Mexican Kitchen

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