EMPOWERING COMMUNITIES. CHANGING LIVES.

EMPOWERING COMMUNITIES. CHANGING LIVES.

EMPOWERING COMMUNITIES. CHANGING LIVES.

The mission of the Urban League of Louisiana is to assist African Americans and other communities seeking equity to secure economic self-reliance, parity and civil rights.  We implement our mission through programs in the areas of EDUCATION and YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, WORKFORCE and ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC POLICY and ADVOCACY initiatives.

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Meet our team, get to know our board and learn more about how we empower communities and change lives.

WHAT WE DO

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RECENT NEWS

STATEMENT FROM URBAN LEAGUE OF LOUISIANA REGARDING AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V OF THE HOME RULE CHARTER

11/13/2019 For more than 80 years, the Urban League of Louisiana has been dedicated to assisting African Americans and other communities seeking equity to secure economic self-reliance, parity and civil rights. As such, we fully support amending the city charter to...

Urban League of Louisiana Releases Statement on Recent School Performance Scores for Louisiana

On Wednesday, the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) released the annual statewide School Performance Scores (SPS). These scores allow parents to make informed decisions about their options for their children's school. These scores are rated A-F and are...

Baton Rouge Education Equity report finds great disparities in student outcomes and access in public education

Urban League of Louisiana documents "opportunity gap" for African American, Hispanic, low-income, and students with disabilities related to access, academic outcomes, advanced courses, and more (BATON ROUGE, LA) Today at a press conference in Baton Rouge, the Urban...

Urban League of Louisiana’s Parent Information Center to host Schools Expo 2019

This free and empowering event will provide resources and information to support families New Orleans, LA - On Saturday, November 16, the Urban League of Louisiana's Parent Information Center will host its annual Schools Expo at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, from 10...

The mission of the Urban League of Louisiana is to assist African Americans and other communities seeking equity to secure economic self-reliance, parity and civil rights.  We implement our mission through programs in the areas of education and youth development, workforce and economic development, public policy and advocacy initiatives.

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Urban League of Louisiana
4640 S. Carrollton Ave Suite 210
New Orleans, LA 70119
504.620.2332