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This Mother's Day and every day, we celebrate the strength, guidance, and tenacity of the women we would not be here without. Happy Mother's Day from your Los Angeles Urban League family ♥️ ... See more

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Hot off the press and into your feed 📲 Thank you to the Los Angeles Sentinel for your article highlighting our gala and this year's incredible honorees. We can't wait to celebrate over 100 years ... See more

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🔊 SOUND ON: Thank you to ABC-7 for shining a light on our 2023 Career Fair! We were thrilled to bring together our talented youth and a diverse range of hiring partners at the Beehive last Friday, ... See more

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In less than ONE WEEK we'll be joined by over 800 movers, shakers, and changemakers that are making a difference in the City of LA. Thank you to our sponsors who are contributing to our mission! ... See more

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Thank you to Noel Massie on behalf of The Annenberg Foundation for sponsoring the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner as a $100,000 Presenting Sponsor. Your support helps us continue our mission of ... See more

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This year, we are thrilled to highlight the achievements of Martin Muoto as our Trailblazer Award Honoree. Martin Muoto serves as the CEO and Founder of SoLa Impact, a family of real-estate funds ... See more

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ICYMI: The community came through for last Friday's Career Fair! Thank you to our event sponsors and hiring partners for helping to make this a fantastic turnout. Because of you, we were able to ... See more

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Thank you to the U.S. Bank for sponsoring the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner as a $150,000 John Mack Premier Sponsor. Your support helps us continue our mission of "Building for Tomorrow".

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ICYMI: Tomorrow is THE day for our epic 2023 Career Fair! If you're on the hunt for a cool job or internship, you've gotta join us at The Beehive from 10:00a-2:00p! Check out what's waiting for ... See more

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This year we are excited to present the Corporate Partner Award to Sekou Kaalund, Executive Vice President of U.S. Bank. Throughout Sekou's career, he has committed himself to uplifting communities ... See more

Press releases

Introducing Our Newest Partner: Waymo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THE NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE PARTNERS WITH WAYMO TO LAUNCH A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND RIDE-HAILING PILOT PROGRAM IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA. The Los Angeles Urban League through its partnership with...

4 Years Later: George Floyd

Today marks 4 years since George Floyd was violently killed by Minneapolis police in a horrific scene caught on video and seen across the world. On...

Introducing Our Newest Partner: Waymo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THE NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE PARTNERS WITH WAYMO TO LAUNCH A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND RIDE-HAILING PILOT PROGRAM IN LOS ANGELES,...

David A. Thomas, PhD., President of Morehouse College, is announced as the Keynote Speaker for the Los Angeles Urban League Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Gala

(LOS ANGELES, CALIF.) April 11, 2024 – The Los Angeles Urban League (LAUL) is pleased to announce David A. Thomas, PhD., President of...

Black College Expo: Win a $25 DoorDash® Gift Card from LA Urban League (Closed)

WIN a $25 DoorDash Gift Card!If you registered at our Black College Expo Booth, it could be your lucky day!The Los Angeles Urban League is having a...

Introducing Our 49th Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner Honorees!

The Los Angeles Urban League is proud to introduce the honorees for our 49th Annual Gala, “Building for Tomorrow: An Evening of Dreams.”

A Statement from Los Angeles Urban League President & CEO Cynthia Mitchell-Heard on the Passing of Dexter Scott King

On behalf of the Los Angeles Urban League, we are deeply heartbroken to learn of the passing of Dexter Scott King. He was the youngest son of Dr....

2024 Kingdom Day Parade

The Los Angeles Urban League (LAUL) celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King in a significant manner this year. We participated in the 39th annual Kingdom...

Los Angeles Urban League President and CEO Cynthia Mitchell-Heard Welcomes National Urban League President Marc Morial to Los Angeles

"Marc Morial Commemorates Historic Appointment: Cynthia Mitchell Heard, First Female CEO in Nearly a Century" Los Angeles Urban League President and...

Los Angeles Urban League and Courvoisier Celebrate the Success of their Entrepreneurship Awards Pitch Competition

(LOS ANGELES, CALIF.) November 9, 2023 – The Los Angeles Urban League partnered with Courvoisier’s philanthropic platform, Foundation...

Ambassador Michael A. Lawson’s Farewell

Ambassador Michael A. Lawson, President and CEO of the Los Angeles Urban League, bids a heartfelt farewell.