Young Blacks of the Bay™ celebrates the "young, gifted and black" of the Bay Area through a variety of events. Experience local culture, friendship, and networking with open-minded professionals in their twenties (21+) and thirties.

YBB consists of people who want to make new friends, business connections, and are curious about Bay Area culture. Furthermore, we welcome people of all ethnic backgrounds, ages, religions, etc.

For more details about this group, please refer to our FAQ.

If you're interested in adding your event to the YBB calendar, please refer to the YBB Event Guidelines first. Then, you may contact us at with the event details.

We look forward to meeting you!

Not in the Bay Area? Check out our chapters in Los Angeles and Albuquerque.

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Welcome to YBB!

Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 10:15 PM

    Warrior Dash (NORCAL)

    4 YBBers Warrior Dash is the world’s largest obstacle race series, held on the most rugged terrain in more... Learn more
  • 3 days ago · 6:00 PM

    [SOLD OUT] The Family Dinner SF | "Changes"­ | 10.18.14

    53 YBBers | 5.00 5.002

    UPDATE: this event is now sold out, and closed to new Meetup RSVPs. Hope to see you at the next one! Buy tickets here (this event always sells out!) ABOUT: The Family... Learn more
  • October 12 · 7:00 PM

    Black Virgins

    11 YBBers

    ** SOLD OUT** A powerful and moving one-woman show about Love, Race, and interracial relationships in the "Age of... Learn more
  • October 11 · 9:30 PM

    MoAD Gala After Party Fundraiser

    6 YBBers

    Museum of the African Diaspora 9th Annual Gala After Party -Hosted Bar (unlimited drinks!) -Brazilian Jazz & Live Band -Dessert Bar -Dancing -Mingle with... Learn more
  • October 11 · 7:00 PM

    Corn Maze!

    46 YBBers | 4.00 4.001 | 2 Photos

    Fall is my favorite season and I've never walked through a corn maze before. So I thought this seasonal activity would be a great opportunity to bond as a group, get... Learn more
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