Guests attending the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Whitney M. Young Society reception enjoyed cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and dessert, while listening to inspirational speakers in the beautiful Powell Hall.

Founded in 2013 by Urban League President & CEO Michael McMillan, the Whitney M. Young Society honors outstanding donors for their contributions towards Urban League programs and services. The Society is named in honor of the Civil Rights icon and former National Urban League President & CEO Whitney M. Young who great the agency to nearly 100 affiliates.