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

Urban League of Louisiana Issues Statement on Recent Acadiana Church Fires

Statement from Judy Reese Morse, President and CEO, Urban League of Louisiana: We strongly urge all those investigating the recent church fires in the Acadiana region to leave no stone unturned in the quest for answers  in this situation.  It is deeply disturbing...

Urban League of Louisiana Partners with Crescent City Coffee, LLC to Help Revitalize New Orleans East

Top row (L-R): Cherie LaCour-Duckworth, Judy Reese Morse, Jerome Williams, Dishon Williams, Braxton Bickham, Christina Kosinski, Jerry Marshall, Raymond Carter, Jr., Roosevelt Gilbert, Antonio James, Karen Burks, Herman Guillory, and Ronnie King, Jr.   Bottom row...

Urban League of Louisiana Announces Winner of the 2019 Women-in-Business Challenge

NEW ORLEANS (March 29, 2019) -  The Urban League of Louisiana awarded a $10,000 growth capital prize to Leslie Barrow of "Southern Comfort Consulting" at the 2019 Women-in-Business Challenge, sponsored by Fidelity Bank P.O.W.E.R, during New Orleans Entrepreneur...

The Urban League of Louisiana Launches Statewide Entrepreneurial Education Program with Pilot in New Orleans East

New Orleans) March 18, 2019 – Today, the Urban League of Louisiana announces the launch of Scale Up! Louisiana, a statewide entrepreneurial education intensive hosted by Urban League of Louisiana’s Entrepreneurship Center. The program seeks to provide early...

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