The Urban League is the nation’s oldest and largest community-based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream.
The mission of the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League (MWUL) movement is to empower people of color to secure self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.
The Young Professionals (YPs) is an auxiliary organization of the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League. As such, the Young Professionals are driven to promote the mission of its parent organization through community service and professional development.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Interested in volunteering?Email: Joey
* Meet at the Creative Vision Factory - 617 N. Shipley Street, Wilmington, DE, then walk over to Rodney Square
Meet the Lions and Legends
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Community Services Building, Room 6
Join the YPs as we have an informal discussion with some of the recipients from this year's Lions and Legends, as they come and speak about their success stories.
Game Night is Back!!
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The R Lounge
900 N. Orange Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
We'll have various board games available, so here's your chance to reminisce over the good old days while networking with your fellow YPs and other invited networking groups, such as BOLD and Delawareblack.com Professionals!
Interested in being entered into prize drawing? RSVP to: Joey
Congratulations to our Secretary, Joey Young, who will
be receiving an award for his work in the Delaware
community at MWUL's Annual Lions & Legends event!!!
Become a mentor, today!
Project Ready: Mentor, a new mentoring service for African-American and
other urban youth ages 11-18 that are particularly vulnerable to disengagement
from school, community and the world of work.
To sign up as a mentor, contact:
The National Urban League celebrates its centennial by launching the I AM EMPOWERED initiative, instilling a message of hope and individual empowerment to make a lasting difference. Focused on four aspirational goals for America, in the areas of education, employment, housing and health care, I AM EMPOWERED is galvanizing millions of people to take a pledge to commit to help achieve the goals by 2025! Click here to take the pledge.
I AM EMPOWERED reminds everyone of the power of the individual to become a force for change by encouraging collective action to bring change to entire communities and urban areas. Become a part of the excitement and celebrate a legacy of service as the National Urban League prepares for the next 100 years of progress!