BLACK BUSINESS WORKS FUND

In partnership with the Foundation for Louisiana, we have established the Black Business Works Fund to help businesses stand back up in the aftermath of the Hurricane Ida and be stronger on the other side.

REDISTRICTING LOUISIANA

The Urban League of Louisiana invites you to learn about the importance of this critical process and ways that you can be involved.

HURRICANE IDA RESPONSE

In response to the catastrophic impact of Hurricane Ida, the Urban League of Louisiana has designed three ways for supporters and partners to join us in the recovery effort.

YOU are your family's most trusted source.

As “Chief Medical Officer” in your household, it’s your job to keep your family safe. At the Urban League of Louisiana, it’s our job and commitment to keep you informed.  Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine and new advised precautions concerning the delta variant.

JUSTICE FOR RONALD GREENE

The Urban League of Louisiana, the National Urban League, NAACP Baton Rouge, VOTE, and the ACLU of Louisiana demand that action be taken immediately.

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

URBAN LEAGUE OF LOUISIANA COVID-19 INFORMATION AND RESOURCES

WHO WE ARE

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

WHAT WE DO

Learn about our offerings in education and youth development, workforce and econ. development, public policy & advocacy.

GET INVOLVED

Support the Urban League of Louisiana through membership, partnership and other opportunities.

GIVE A GIFT

Assist the Urban League of Louisiana to keep providing all of its life-changing programs with a donation.

EVENTS

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PRESS RELEASES & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Urban League of Louisiana Congratulates Rep. Edward “Ted” James on his appointment to federal position

The Urban League of Louisiana congratulates State Representative Edward "Ted" James on his appointment by President Joe Biden as Regional Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration. "As Director of Baton Rouge Operations for The Urban League of...

Urban League of Louisiana releases statement on Lafayette City Court Judge Michelle Odinet’s racist remarks

Issued: December 15, 2021 The Urban League of Louisiana condemns the racist remarks made by Lafayette City Court Judge Michelle Odinet that were recently captured on video. Remarks like these are unacceptable in any circumstance, but it is abhorrent to hear it come...

Urban League of Louisiana’s Year In Review 2021

2021 had had its share of both heartbreaks and triumphs, from sustaining the delivery of our standard programs within the continuing pandemic, speaking out against racial injustice, particularly in the case of Ronald Green, as well as responding in the aftermath of...

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