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For over 90 years, we have been helping disadvantaged New Yorkers find humanity in the big city, find ways to connect and help each other, and together gain access to equal opportunity in employment, education, financial and technological literacy, and more. The New York Urban League, Inc. (the “League”) is one of the local affiliates of the National Urban League.

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Message from NY Urban League President Arva Rice

Message from NY Urban League President Arva Rice

On May 19 the New York Urban League celebrated our 50th Anniversary Frederick Douglass Dinner in a spectacular evening.  The room was filled to capacity with partners and donors who have supported our education and employment programs for decades and people who recently become friends of the Urban League.   We honored corporate partners Macy’s […]

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