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Education Feature

National Urban League's Education Strategies

Changing America's Job Landscape
by Creating New Opportunities

8 Point Plan: Educate, Employ & Empower

In 2011, the National Urban League launched the 12-Point Jobs Plan to Put America Back to Work. In 2012, we are issuing a public call for immediate national action around the education and job-training steps necessary to achieve these goals. 

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Tyrone M. is a 36-year-old African American single father of a child who grew up on the west-side of Chicago and dropped out of high school in the 10th grade. However, he obtained his GED and...
Urban League receives national award Mutual of America Community Partnership Award Luncheon for helping low income families become first time homeowners and build financial stability.  Where:...