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New York Urban League

P.O. Box 1794
New York, NY 10027
Phone: 212.926.8000
https://www.nyul.org/

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For over 100 years, the New York Urban League (NYUL) has led the way in the education, employment, and empowerment of underserved African-Americans across the five boroughs of New York City. During this time, we are proud to have inspired, influenced, and ignited over one million Black people to achieve their highest aspirations.

NYUL remains a vital resource for our city’s African-Americans and other underserved groups. We invest to transform the lives of over 8,000 families each year by providing quality higher education options, economic opportunity, and community engagement. Visit us at https://www.nyul.org/; https://www.facebook.com/newyorkurbanleague/ and https://twitter.com/NYUrbanLeague

Read our News:

The New York Urban League Releases “State of Black New York” Report; First Report in over a Decade

DoorDash & NY Urban League Partner to Support Black New Yorkers

Register Now New York Urban League Champions of Diversity Summit: Courageous Conversations about Race, Nov 20 at 1 PM EST

New York Urban League Champions of Diversity Summit: Courageous Conversations about Race Nov 20 at 1 pm EST and week-long access

Community Based Organizations: Apply by Nov 3 for a 2021 CCNSF Grant

New York Urban League Appoints Shalima L. McCants as Chief Program Officer Joins NYUL after 19 progressive years in non-profit sector

Arva Rice, Pres/CEO, New York Urban League, Inc. Joins Police Reform Committee

NY Urban League to Hold HBCU Virtual Fair Nov 14th in Partnership with the Malcolm Bernard HBCU College Fair Tour

NY Urban League Champions of Diversity Summit: Become a Sponsor- Virtual Event Nov 20th

The New York Urban League Announces the Appointment of Ward Corbett, Catalyst Partners as Board Chair and 4 New Directors

Ford and National Urban League Launch $600,000 Initiative to Help Black Small Business Owners Hardest Hit By COVID-19

Arva Rice, Pres/CEO NY Urban League Statement at Mayor de Blasio’s Press Conference on Digital Divide

New York Urban League Receives Grant from United Way of New York City

An Open Letter from Arva Rice, Pres/CEO, NYUrban League: "To Our White Allies at Companies– If Not Now, When?"

Juneteenth as NY State holiday; Aunt Jemima/Uncle Ben’s brands retired (Expert available for interviews: Arva Rice, Pres/CEO, NY Urban League, Inc.)

Available for interviews: Arva Rice, Pres/CEO NY Urban League, Inc. re Cuomo’s "Say Their Name" reform agenda and Espaillat’s Harlem Manifesto

New York Urban League’s Virtual Town Hall: Beyond the Classroom: Resources and Support for Virtual Learning June 4, 6 - 7:45 PM EST

Urban League National and Local Leadership Respond to Civil Unrest

Press Release from the New York Urban League Regarding the Death of George Floyd

Available for interviews: Arva Rice, President & CEO, New York Urban League, Inc.

New York Urban League Receives Grant from Pfizer Foundation

NYUL's 4th Virtual Town Hall: Support for Small Biz, Thurs May 28, 6 pm

"The COLOR of COVID19" - NYUL Virtual Town Hall on Health Disparities, Thurs May 7 at 6 PM

Join the New York Urban League’s Virtual Town Hall: COVID-19's Impact on the African-American Community: Thurs April 23, 6-730 PM

Join the New York Urban League Thurs Apr 9, 6 PM for a Virtual Town Hall: How COVID-19 is Affecting the Black Community

New York Urban League Hosts Town Hall, Press Conference on March 25th; Will Release New “State of Black New York” Report

New York Urban League Holds Centennial Kick-Off Event at New-York Historical Society; Debuts “100 Stories of Black New York”

NY Urban League to Publish “State of Black New York” Report as Kick-off to Centennial Year; Mar 10th Town Hall to Discuss Issues Raised


NYUL in the News:


The New York Urban League CHAMPIONS OF DIVERSITY VIRTUAL SUMMIT mentioned in What's Going On, Our Time Press, November 12, 2020

Interview with Arva Rice, Pres/CEO, NY Urban League, Inc. June 28, 2020 with Leonard Birdsong, Host of The Urban Connection https://www.talkzone.com/episodes/199/10768.html
Racism, Policing and America's Future
2020 has been a difficult and traumatic year in America. This week, Leonard welcomes Arva Rice, the President and CEO of the New York Urban League, to talk about racism, policing and where we go from here as a country.  

Q&A with the New York Urban League President and CEO Arva Rice: Why Black people still can't wait by Nick Charles, NBC News Digital, July 10, 2020 https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/q-new-york-urban-league-president-ceo-arva-rice-why-n1233320

Arva Rice Guest on “Coping with Covid19” with Host Prof. Sree Sreenivasan on WBAI 99.5FM, June 27, 2020 http://wbai.org @sree @wbai #wbaisree focusing on the effects on society’s most vulnerable -workers, the poor, the marginalized


Arva Rice, Pres/CEO, NY Urban League, Inc guest on Sree's Daily, Global Covid19 Show. Discussing health, financial and racial inequality. Streamed live on Jun 24, 2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtIvpeP2ke8


Arva Rice guest panelist on Bloomberg News (Bloomberg QuickTake News with Madison Mills) on Police Reform and De-Funding. Streamed live on Jun 24, 2020 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTlsmU_p3EU
 

WFANm 660 am/101.9 fm streamed on wfan.com June 14, 2020
Bob Salter Program: New York Urban League President and CEO Arva Rice discussed the awakening of awareness about racism and a cry for a new social order in cities across the nation, how reform of the justice system can begin, and the role of respect in healing. https://wfan.radio.com/media/podcast/bob-salter



Business Type: Professional/Non-profit
Markets: African American Market,General Market,Hispanic Market,Multicultural Market,Total Market,Youth/Teen Market,Other
Industry Expertise: Education,Professional Services
Services: Social Services,Other

Number of employees: 0

Percent Minority Owned: 0%

Percent Woman Owned: 0%
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