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In St. Petersburg Black Leaders Celebrate Drop in Poverty Rate
10/16/2017
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African-American leaders on Tuesday celebrated new data they say showed the city-wide poverty rate among African-American residents fell to an all-time low last year. The 2016 figures released this......read more

Opportunity Knocking in the Home of the Brave
10/16/2017
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Last Saturday Vernon Sweatte stood in front of a group of about fifty people gathered at Murtis Taylor Center in Cleveland’s Mt. Pleasant neighborhood and talked about his work. He was serious and......read more

YouthBuild Aims to Construct Strong Students
10/16/2017
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Bria Beckley seems like a typical college student: tired, frazzled perhaps, but determined. Scratch the surface and it becomes clear that Beckley’s path to Monroe Community College was a long and......read more

Urban League of Greater Chattanooga Announces Diversity Award Winners
10/16/2017
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The Urban League of Greater Chattanooga (Chattanooga, TN) has selected three community leaders who have championed equal opportunity, civil rights and social justice. BlueCross BlueShield of......read more

Blue Grass Airport Honored by Urban League
10/16/2017
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Blue Grass Airport was recognized as the Corporate Champion of Diversity at the 49th annual Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County (Lexington, KY) Empowerment Dinner.  This diversity award is......read more

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