Put Our Children 1st
We all want our children to have a bright future - more opportunities than we had and a fair chance to achieve their potential and be successful. Yet, it is increasingly clear that a high school diploma does not necessarily mean that graduates will be prepared for higher education or for the world of work. As parents, we want to know that no matter where we live or what school district, school or classroom our children are in, all students have access to high-quality education and provided the necessary resources to achieve.
BizCamp - Two week Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Camp that changes youth perspective on the importance of education while providing them skills and knowledge to be their own boss. This training is based on the NFTE (Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship) an international curriculum. There is no cost. Application Deadline May 30, 2014. To begin the application click here http://tinyurl.com/LAUL-BizCamp2014
Session 1: Monday, June 16 - June 27, 2014
Session 2: Friday, July 7 - July 18, 2014
Donate to I Matter2 Campaign
Under the executive leadership of Dr. Patricia Phipps, Vive President of Early Education and Development, the League is taking a fresh, innovative, and exciting new approach to ensuring that our children have the best and brightest start on their academic journey. We recognize that it takes a village to raise a child, in turn, not only does early education matter...
LAUSD Candidate Forum
Please join us to hear from candidates running for the School Board District 1 seat of Los Angeles Unified School District. Invited candidates include: Genethia Hudley-Hayes, Alex Johnson, Rachel C. Johnson, Omarosa O. Manigault, Hattie B. McFrazier, George McKenna and Sherlett Hendy Newbill.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 @ 5:30 pm
California African American Museum
600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, Ca. 90037
Parent Empowerment Kit
The Parent Empowerment Kit is a collection of resources to motivate, inform and prepare parents to support their children on the topic of the California Standardized Test (CST) and the California Academic High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE). Refer to this empowerment kit regularly to find resources that will help you support your child on these very important tests.
City of Los Angeles Economic & Workforce Development Department
Getting LA Back 2 Work is a federally funded program offering up to $10,000 for training to qualified candidates. There is HELP available specifically for employees who were either: 1) laid-off or 2) laid off but returned to work with a loss in wages from one of the companies listed at www.wiblacity.org/b2w . Supportive services (bus tokens, work clothes, tools, child care, etc.) and job placement services are also offered.
John Kennedy Joins Los Angeles Urban League as Senior Vice President of Government and External Affairs
Los Angeles – Blair H. Taylor, President & CEO, is proud to announce the appointment of John Kenney as the Senior Vice President of Government and External Affairs for the Los Angeles Urban League, effective September 12, 2011.Kennedy will be responsible for oversight for the League’s... Read More
LAUL President Rollins on Local Edition
Spirit of Service
President Obama at 2012 NUL Conference