Job Center at Site of Ferguson Unrest

Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Breaks Ground on Job Center at Site of Ferguson Unrest

From the ashes of a Ferguson, Mo., convenience store burned in the unrest following Michael Brown’s death will rise the Urban League Community Empowerment Center. Read more »


Urban League to Hold Job Readiness Classes

The Urban League’s first of Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley’s Hand Up Initiative classes will begin, June 15. Read more »


McKinney Incident Shows Need for Police Retraining

National Urban League's Morial: McKinney Incident Shows Need for Police Retraining

NEW YORK (June 9, 2015) --
National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today issued the following statement in response to the McKinney, Texas, pool party:


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ULGNO Women’s Business Resource & Entrepreneurship Center

"Countless women and minority entrepreneurs throughout the Greater New Orleans area can point to a single source for the support and assistance they needed to successfully start and make it in business: The Urban League of Greater New Orleans’ Women’s Business Resource & Entrepreneurship Center.”  That was the opening statement for the “Trumpet Award” presentation to Lynnette White-Colin, the director of the Women’s Business Resource & Entrepreneurship Center last fall by the Neighborhoods Partnership Network of Greater New Read more »


Meet Natashia Paul, ULGNO Entrepreneur and Wink! CEO

“The Women’s Business Resource Center helped my business to succeed in so many ways… from assisting me to obtain financing to putting me out on social media for my annual Make-up & Martini Mixer at the Essence Festival." - Natashia Paul, CEO Wink! Read more »

CCTV Elaine Reyes interviews J. Howard Henderson (President of the Greater Baltimore Urban League) for more on the situation in Baltimore.

Transformative Change After Freddie Gray

(Op-Ed by J. Howard Henderson) The Baltimore community remains focused on the need to get justice for Freddie Gray, supporting his family and continuing to build our community. Read more »


MSNBC (Video): 'It's A Sad Day for Baltimore'

Lawrence discusses what the communities of Baltimore really need moving forward with Howard Henderson of the Greater Baltimore Urban League and msnbc's Rachel Maddow.

Job Opening: Louisville Urban League CEO

Position: President and CEO
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Reports to: Board of Directors

Organization Overview

The mission of the Louisville Urban League (LUL) is to support African-American and disadvantaged persons and families in the struggle to achieve social and economic equality. Its goals are threefold: economically stable families; successful school-age youth; and education and employment success for its clients.

I pledge to responsibly commit my time and talent to ensure that the nation is empowered to achieve the following goals by 2025: