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YPs Give Back: Community Tree Day

March 29, 2017
Spring 2017 Community Tree Day was a great success thanks to ReLeaf, the City of Greenville and many other volunteers and organizations. In two hours, 110 trees were planted and Young Professionals of Pitt County is proud to have participated in the event. We met at the Blount Pavilion at the intramural ECU fields and… View Article

Kate Teel – YP of the Year for 2016

February 16, 2017
The Young Professional of the Year Award honors one member per year who demonstrates a dedication to not only the Young Professionals organization but to Pitt County through strong leadership, teamwork, and integrity. We are proud to announce Kate Teel as the 2016 Award Recipient!   Learn a little more about your Young Professional of… View Article

Scott Allenspach – 2017 YP Chair

January 20, 2017
For the 2017 year Scott Allenspach is chair of the Young Professionals of Pitt County. This is the highest officer of the organization and we are ready to see how Scott’s leadership will propel the YP’s forward. Here’s some more information on Scott: How did you get to Greenville? A Dodge Neon Where is your favorite… View Article

YPs Host Career Fair for Middle School Students

March 1, 2016
Middle schoolers check out careers Holly Garriott, executive director for the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, talks to a group of girls from the Boys and Girls Club about the Youth Public Arts Project during a career fair at the ECU Innovation Lab on Thursday. (Rhett Butler/The Daily Reflector)   Friday, February 26, 2016… View Article

New YP Website Launched

January 20, 2016
Young Professionals of Pitt County Launches New Website Young Professionals of Pitt County has launched a new website. The new website,, designed by DataGroup, offers not only a new look but improved functionality detailing the many opportunities offered to young professionals in Pitt County. The site includes a detailed calendar that includes accurate information… View Article

Video: One Fifty New Year’s Bash

January 20, 2016
New Years Eve Villedge / Young Professionals Party from Relevant Design Inc. on Vimeo. Special thanks to  V I L L E D G E – Wood Fired Kitchen for the amazing food and atmosphere and our photographer Phillip Bryant with Relevant Design Inc. This event wouldn’t have been possible without the support of Coastal Beverage Company, Inc.; Greenville-Pitt… View Article

Member of the Month – Melissa Adamson

November 18, 2015
How did you get to Greenville NC? Came to Greenville in 1997 to go to East Carolina University and I never left. Why did you join the TYP? To grow my leadership skills and meet new people. What is your favorite: lunch spot? The Scullery dinner: Dickinson Avenue Public House If you could have any… View Article

Food Drive

October 21, 2015
Join the Young Professionals of Pitt County, WITN and Polly Piland, State Farm Insurance, and Two Men and A Truck for the 6th Annual Eastern Carolina Fall Food Drive to help feed families in eastern North Carolina this holiday season. This food drive will run from October 16 through November 18.