Black Urban Professionals [BUP/DSM] is group designed to connect African American professionals in the Greater Des Moines Area. BUP/DSM hosts events and happy hours that aid in cultivating the community.
The 2017 Happy Hours Schedule

Thursday, March 9, 2017
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Thursday, November 9, 2017


Happy Hours start at 5:00 p.m. and end at 7:00 p.m.
Location | Streetcar 209

BUP Spotlight

Do you know a Black Urban Professional in Des Moines who is killing it? Nominate them for BUP Spotlight! The spotlight is our way of showing love to black professionals who are going above and beyond. This person is black excellence personified. You have until Friday at 11:59pm to submit your nomination. The Spotlight winner will be announced at a BUP MLK Happy Hour. Complete the application below.