Calendar Highlights

    • YBAA-LA Holiday Party December 6th 01:00 @ Home of Eric Richards '86

      You are invited to join YBAA-LA as we celebrate the holidays at the home of Eric Richards ’86

      Please RSVP with your number of guests by November 29 to 
Sheila at
. The address will be provided after RSVP.

      An RSVP is required. The home is in a gated community and Santa will need your name on the list!

      Sponsored by the Yale Black Alumni Association Los Angeles Chapter Social Committee

      Jingling Since 2002


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    • YBAA-Seattle: Holiday Gathering December 9th 06:30 @ Gardner Gleser Home

      Join YBAA-Seattle for the 2015 Holiday Gathering, hosted at the home of C’Ardiss Gardner Gleser ’08, President and Chair of YBAA.

      To RSVP or to learn more, please contact

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    • YBAA-DC: Washington Literacy Center's Gift Wrapping Campaign December 12th 09:00 @ Politics & Prose

      During the holiday season, the Washington Literacy Center (WLC), the largest provider of literacy services in the city, will be conducting its annual Gift Wrapping Campaign at Politics & Prose. Patrons make a donation of $1 to have their gifts wrapped. All proceeds benefit the WLC.

      Yale alumni will be volunteering to wrap gifts in several shifts (2 people per shift). This is a child friendly event!

      Available shifts are noted below:

      December 12:

      • 1:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
      • 3:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
      • 5:00pm to 7:15 p.m.
      • 7:00pm to 10:15 p.m.

      December 19:

      • 9:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
      • 11:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
      • 1:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
      • 3:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
      • 5:00pm to 7:15 p.m.
      • 7:00pm to 10:15 p.m.

      For more information or questions, please contact:

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    • Yale Club of Philadelphia and YBAA-Philly Holiday Party December 16th 06:30 @ The Phoenix Club

      The Yale Club of Philadelphia and YBAA-Philly invite you to join in the cheer at our annual Holiday Party! Light dinner, wine, a silent auction and great company will get the holidays off to a joyful start. $33 alums and guests, $28 young alums and guests. Contact Lisa Slade Martin at for more info, or visit Bring friends!

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News & Announcements

An Update about Current Events on Campus

Dear Fellow Alumni: In our November 12 statement, we invited your suggestions for specific changes you would like to see on campus for current students and in interactions between the University and Black alumni. We write to update you now on some developments that have taken place since the issuance of the statement, and to […]

November 16, 2015  Comments Off on An Update about Current Events on Campus

YBAA Statement Regarding Recent Events at Yale

Dear Fellow Alumni: The YBAA is supportive of all efforts to address issues of comprehensive diversity and inclusion at Yale University. In particular, we intend to support these efforts on campus to heal from this trying period, study the issues at hand, and identify solutions to confront the persistent marginalization that some students experience at […]

November 12, 2015  Comments Off on YBAA Statement Regarding Recent Events at Yale

2015 Summer Send-Offs

This summer, YBAA members across the country welcomed newly admitted students from their local areas into the fold, giving them a proper send-off as those newest Yalies embarked upon their freshman year in Yale College. Here are the highlights from a few of the YBAA chapter summer send-offs for the class of 2019:   YBAA-Boston: […]

October 15, 2015  Comments Off on 2015 Summer Send-Offs