NUL Jobs Network Hosts Free Digital Career Success Series Webinars

NUL Jobs Network Hosts Free Digital Career Success Series Webinars

Today!  APRIL 6th 12PM - Beyond Your Resume The Kick-Off! w/Denise Hamilton 


Urban League Triples the Size of Its Ferguson Jobs Center

The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis is tripling the size of a jobs and education center planned for Ferguson, thanks to an additional $2.15 million in contributions.

The center is set to open late this year on the footprint of a QuikTrip destroyed by arsonists after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. Read more »


Small Business Matters Spotlight

Urban League of Philadelphia Entrepreneurship Center: Small Business Matters Spotlight

When Glynis Tart came to the Urban League of Philadelphia Entrepreneurship Center (ULEC) in 2009, she was still learning how to be an entrepreneur. At the time, Glynis had nearly 20 years of experience in interior design and project management, but the concepts of marketing, business planning and accounting principles were all fairly new to her.

NUL's Walmart Foundation Capacity-Building Program

The Walmart Foundation Capacity-Building Program, funded by the Walmart Foundation, was created by the National Urban League (NUL) as a pilot program in 2014 to enhance workforce development best practices at a select group of five Urban League affiliates. Read more »

Urban League's Save Our Sons Program Boasts High Job Placement Rate

For two years, Tyrell Stalling sent off job applications to no avail. Sometimes, he was homeless.

“At one point I took all the resumes I did and just threw them away. Because I was like, there’s no help. This world is just unfair,” Stalling said. Stalling is one of 114 men who this year have completed a new job training effort by the Urban League. Read more »


Rochester YouthBuild Program Working to Construct a House

Urban League's YouthBuild Rochester Program (Rochester, NY), is working to construct a single-family house on West Broad Street for a low-income family. Read more »


Urban League, AmeriCorps Partnership Targets Urban Youth

NEW YORK (November 5, 2015) — Thousands of low-income urban youth will see their long-term economic prospects improved by learning about the economic impact of unhealthy behaviors and the lack of health insurance, thanks to a new partnership between the National Urban League and AmeriCorps, National Urban League President Marc H. Morial announced. Read more »