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Juneteenth: The Joy of Freedom
6/18/2017
Opening reMarcs

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Birmingham Urban League Plans Entrepreneurship Center to Grow Minority Businesses
6/12/2017
Article

More than half of all businesses in Birmingham are owned by African-Americans, but they make up only one percent of the city’s corporate revenue, said William Barnes, President and CEO of the......read more

Urban League Offers Tech Job Training for Under-Employed Adults
6/12/2017
Article

The Urban League of Portland (Portland, OR) has teamed up with higher education institutions, training centers, and local employers to launch the Urban Tech Jobs Program, which helps under-employed......read more

Urban League of Central Carolinas Names New CEO
6/12/2017
Article

The Urban League of Central Carolinas (Charlotte, NC) has named a new President and Chief Executive, Teddy McDaniel, who comes to Charlotte from the Austin, Texas, affiliate. McDaniel will start his......read more

Akron Urban League Selected as Partner in State Program to Help Grow Minority-Owned Businesses
6/12/2017
Article

For minorities looking to navigate the business world, the Akron Urban League (Akron, OH) offers a helping hand. The organization and the Urban League of Greater Cleveland (Cleveland, OH) have been......read more

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