For over 90 years, we have been helping disadvantaged New Yorkers gain access to equal opportunity in employment, education, health care, housing and the civic arena. We encourage you to join the NYUL and take advantage of the many opportunities available to improve the quality of life for you and your community.
The New York Urban League, Inc. (the "League") is one of the local affiliates of the National Urban League, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, multi-ethnic, social service organization celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2010. Through direct service delivery, advocacy, referrals, community capacity building, information dissemination and technical assistance, the League accomplishes its mission to improve social and economic conditions and opportunities for African-Americans and other people who face barriers to full participation in American society.
48th Annual Frederick Douglass Awards Dinner
Thursday, May 9th, 2013 - The Mandarin Oriental Hotel
The Fredrick Douglass Awards Dinner was initiated in 1965 to acknowledge and honor leaders in the private and public sectors whose contributions to society serve to eliminate racial barriers and promote opportunities for the disadvantaged.
This year's Medallion recipients are Bethann Hardison (Fashion Activist, Documentarian) & United Parcels Service (Corporate Honoree).
The New York Urban League Technology & Education Center aims to increase the level of access and knowledge of career and education opportunities through the use of technology for community members. Click here to learn more about the program and to register for classes!