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Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, Inc.
3701 Grandel Square
St. Louis, MO  63108
(314) 615-3604

(314) 704-6971

August 8, 2019

St. Louis Public Schools, Urban League Host Area’s Largest Urban Expo and Back to School Giveaway with El DeBarge, Yolanda Adams and Dorinda Clark-Cole

Urban League Presents the Bayer Health Fair at the Expo

August 7, 2019

Urban League Announces New Projects and Services for Ferguson and Dellwood Residents

June 18, 2019

St. Louis Business Community Invests in Local Organizations to Strengthen the Region’s Neighborhoods

June 15, 2019

Urban League Hosts 16th Annual Salute to Women Gala Honoring Jenifer Lewis, Regina Belle, BernNadette Stanis and 13 Phenomenal Leaders

June 14, 2019

Lion’s Choice Donates Dunn Road Location to the Urban League for a Job Training Program 

March 30, 2019

PNC Bank Donates North Grand Branch to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, Inc.  

Urban League Hosts A Phenomenal 101st Annual Dinner

March 5, 2019

Urban League and Lutheran Senior Services Receive Federal Certification to Offer Paid Apprenticeships

January 21, 2019

Urban League & Better Family Life Open Save Our Sons Community Outreach Center in St. Louis City on MLK Day

January 18, 2019

Urban League, Saint Louis University Host a Historic MLK Tribute

December 27, 2018

Urban League Serves 1,000 Families for the Holidays

November 17, 2018

Urban League, TIAA and Schnucks Prepare to Host Area’s Largest Turkey Giveaway

October 18, 2018

Urban League Celebrates Street Dedication of ‘Urban League Square’

October 15, 2018

Urban League, Centene Hosted 1,000 at the Ferguson Community Festival on Saturday, Oct. 13

September 28, 2018

Saving Our Sons-And All our Students

August 15, 2018

Urban Expo Draws Record Crowd of 25,000

July 24, 2018

The PGA of America and Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis
Partner to Advance Diversity through the 100th PGA Championship

July 23, 2018

Anheuser-Busch Remains A Vital Community Partner

July 20, 2018

Urban League Gears up for the Urban Expo at America’s Center with Fred Hammond, School Supply and Shoe Giveaway

July 2, 2018

The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Receives $2.5 Million Gift from Enterprise Holdings Foundation and the Taylor Family

April 24, 2018

Eddie Levert, Shirley Caesar and Martha Reeves to headline Urban League

Salute to Women Gala

March 2, 2018

Urban League Celebrates 100th Anniversary with Viola Davis, Eric Benét


January 5, 2018

Saint Louis University, Urban League to Host Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Tribute Friday, Jan. 12

December 8, 2017

Target Sponsors Holiday Celebrations and Community Forums for Seniors in December

November 22, 2017
Urban League, TIAA Provides 2,000 Turkeys to Area Needy Families

September 15, 2017

Official Statement from the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis

Regarding the Jason Stockley Verdict

June 19, 2017

Urban League Hosts A Star-Studded Salute to Women Affair

March 28, 2017

Ameren donates $200,000 to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis

Urban League Hosts Record-Breaking Annual Dinner

January 26, 2017


Urban League, Saint Louis University Honors Awardees with MLK Tribute

December 22, 2016


Urban League Receives $7,703,463 in New Head Start Grants

November 21, 2016

Urban League Partners with TIAA to Distribute 2,000 Free Turkeys for Thanksgiving

August 12, 2016

Urban League, St. Louis Public Schools to Host 10,000 for Back to School Giveaway

May 26, 2016


Melba Moore, Mary Wilson among honorees at Urban League’s Salute to Women Gala

May 9, 2016


Civic Progress Donates more than $600,000 to Programs Making a Difference in the Lives of St. Louis Area Residents

April 30, 2016


Starbucks Opens New Store in Ferguson; Partners with the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis

March 3, 2016

Urban League Affiliate Leaders Discuss Police and Community Relations with State Attorneys General Civil Rights Committee Co-Chairs

March 2, 2016

Urban League Announces Keynote Speaker, Awards of Merit Honorees for Annual Dinner on March 14 

January 12, 2016

Denouncement of Anti-Muslim Discrimination

2015 Urban Connection Newsmagazine

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September 22, 2015

Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, Inc. Selected as Grant Recipient of Youth Opportunity Fund to Connect Low-Income Youth in St. Louis to Career Opportunities

Statement on the Ferguson Commission’s Report

September 10, 2015

Urban League Partners with St. Louis Community College to Host 2nd Annual Job Fair in Ferguson

August 11, 2015

Statement Regarding Ferguson Shooting

July 9, 2015


Urban League Breaks Ground on New Community Empowerment Center of Ferguson

July 1, 2015

Urban League Honors Phenomenal Women at the 12th Annual Salute to Women in Leadership Gala

June 22, 2015

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Southwest Airlines Partners with Urban League for the Trip of a Lifetime

March 16, 2015


Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis to Build $500,000 Jobs Center on Former Quik Trip Site in Ferguson

March 13, 2015

Statement on the Shootings of Police Officers Outside the Ferguson Police Department and Murder of a 5-Year Old

March 4, 2015

 Urban League Statement on the Ferguson Police Department

January 16, 2015


Urban League Launches $1.25M Save Our Sons Program in Ferguson, North St. Louis County

December 4, 2014

Urban League Statement on Eric Garner Case

November 24, 2014

Urban League Statement on Grand Jury Announcement

November 18, 2014

Wells Fargo Donates $250,000 to the Urban League for Save Our Sons Program

September 29, 2014

Urban League Utility Assistance Sign Ups Begin in October and November

August 29, 2014

Urban League Partners with St. Louis Community College to Host Job and Resource Fair in Ferguson

August 11, 2014

The Urban League Expresses Condolences to the Brown Family 

July 10, 2014

St. Louis Public Schools and the Urban League Sponsor Back to School and Community Empowerment Festival on August 2

 May 27, 2014

Urban League Announces Salute to Women Honorees

Summer Utility Assistance Sign Ups Begins June 2 at Cardinal Ritter

April 16, 2014

Guild Presents My Sister’s Closet Event at Cardinal Ritter on April 26

January 13, 2014

Senator Clayborne to Host Urban Weatherization Initiative Day in East St. Louis

January 10, 2014

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December 5, 2013

Urban League to Host Community Reception and CEO Welcome for Michael P. McMillan

October 25, 2013

Urban League President Michael McMillan honored with Ebony ‘Power 100’ Award

September 23, 2013

Urban League to host Outreach Events for Utility Assistance at Harris-Stowe

July 17, 2013

 Urban League Appoints Michael McMillan as New President and CEO

April 12, 2013

Urban League Guild to Host Annual Jazz Brunch on May 5

February 4, 2013

Urban League Offers Free Entrepreneurship Classes

January 30, 2013

Urban League Annual Dinner to Honor CEO James H. Buford on March 11

November 8, 2012

Urban League Relocates Metro East Outreach Center

October 30, 2012

Urban League  Offers Alternate Utility Assistance Locations

September 28, 2012

Energy Assistance is Available to Help Residents

August  3 ,  2012

Urban League Opens New Community Center

May  17,  2012

Urban League President James H. Buford to Retire in 2013

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