Urban League #VoteForMe Project Gives Youth Voice in 2020 Election
Urban League in the News
CUNA Mutual Group’s Foundation Doubles Down on Its Commitment to Equity
Close to 30 organizations including the Urban League of Greater Madison and the Center for Black Excellence and Culture among organizations to receive investment dollars.
Exact Sciences Commits $500,000 to Urban League Black Business Hub
Exact Sciences announced the company is committing $500,000 to support construction of the Black Business Hub . Will also lease space in the building to connect with job seekers and community organizations.
THE CAP TIMES: Urban League launches loan fund
NATALIE YAHR | THE CAPITAL TIMES: Minority-owned businesses that plan to use a forthcoming south side entrepreneurial hub will soon be eligible for an additional boost: Money.
A Look at Issues Youth Want Voters to Focus On
From SPECTRUM NEWS 1: As Americans cast votes for this year’s Presidential election, Urban Leagues in Wisconsin sought to give people who can’t vote yet a chance to weigh in on issues important to them.
Parisi announces hub budget initiative
From the HEARLD-INDEPENDENT: Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced that he’s proposing $2 million in his 2021 budget to help the Urban League purchase a site for an economic development hub along the South Park Street corridor.
Dane County’s first 2021 budget move puts $2 million toward business hub
From the WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL: Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced his first 2021 budget initiative which is putting $2 million toward an economic development hub to support minority-owned businesses.
$2 million announced for Urban League site to support minority-owned businesses
From NBC 15 – Dane Co. Executive Joe Parisi announced $2 million in the 2021 budget to assist the Urban League buy a new site for an economic development hub dedicated to supporting minority-owned businesses.
National and Wisconsin Urban Leagues call for investigations of Kenosha law enforcement
The National Urban League, Wisconsin Urban League Affiliates Call For Immediate Investigations Unto Unequal Policing In Kenosha
Joint Statement of the National Urban League and Wisconsin Urban League Affiliates
Joint Statement of the National Urban League and Wisconsin Urban League Affiliates on the shootings of Kenosha protestors
Urban League Leaders Issue Statement Regarding Jacob Blake Shooting
Statement from Urban League leaders Marc Morial, Dr. Ruben Anthony, and Dr. Eve Hall regarding the shooting of Jacob Blake and the urgent need for police reform.
Urban League announces $5,000,000 homeownership initiative
The Urban League of Greater Madison announced that it is launching a new $5,000,000 initiative to increase homeownership among Black Madisonians.
Dane County announces $100,000 to plan for South Madison business hub
The Dane County Executive and leaders of the Daen County Board of Supervisors joined Ruben L. Anthony, Jr. to announce $100,000 to partner with ULGM to develop a southside business hub.
ULGM Announces 50th Anniversary Campaign – $2,000,000, 1,500 jobs, 1,500 families!
MEDIA RELEASE October 16, 2017 Contact: Ruben L. Anthony, Jr., Ph.D. [email protected]? | 608-729-1268 Madison, WI (October 16, 2017) - At its annual Urban Cabaret fundraising event this past Friday - with the theme of "Amplify" - the Urban League of Greater Madison...
Media Advisory: Madison Region’s Economic Development & Diversity Summit
The day-long Summit will feature keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities for an anticipated audience of 450+ business and community leaders from across the eight-county Madison Region.
Urban League of Greater Madison Urges “Protect our Progress”
URBAN LEAGUE OF GREATER MADISON URGES “PROTECT OUR PROGRESS”
Threats Loom Against Gains of Last Eight Years; “Main Street Marshall Plan” is a Path Forward