Start Up! Louisiana (9-Session Series)

Please note that this is a multiple-day online training series via GoToTraining and cannot be split. Get the Help You Need to Start Your Business the Right Way! Have you recently started your own business and realized that you need help? Are you unsure if you have explored all of the tools and resources needed […]

April Election Day

Saturday, April 24 is the day to vote for the Open Municipal/Congressional Primary election. Polling locations are open from 7am - 8pm.

April Mask Giveaway

The Urban League of Louisiana is helping the community mask up to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and follow the Governor’s mandate. Drive by for free face masks at our office headquarters.

LADOTD: Government Contracting 101 + DBE Certification

For small, woman-owned, minority, and disadvantaged businesses seeking government contracts and understanding the basics of how local, state and federal agencies procure products and services are critical. Understanding the bidding, award, performance, and contract management processes that support government procurement activities can be a game-changer and time-saver for your business. During this session, small business […]

April Virtual Job Fair

The Office of Workforce Development, in partnership with the Louisiana Department of Corrections, the Louisiana Workforce Commission, and Oxfam, is hosting a Second Chance Virtual Virtual Career & Resource Expo for justice-involved/returning citizens. The expo will help assist qualified and professional candidates who are returning citizens seeking employment. The Urban League of Louisiana will also […]

GiveNOLA Day 2021

The 2021 GiveNOLA Day will take place Tuesday, May 4 from midnight to midnight. Your donation on GiveNOLA Day will help us continue to be a leading organization in the […]

Grow with Google, Session 4: Make Your Website Work for You

In this presentation, learners will discover how to create a search-friendly website that drives user action and supports their goals. Whether launching a new website or sprucing up an old one, this workshop will help. Course Facilitator: A native of Baton Rouge, Orhan Mc Millan has been in the web development and graphic design industry […]

Accounting Basics for Entrepreneurs

Please register for "Accounting and Financial Management, Session 1: Accounting Basics" by visiting https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8883306698244066063. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Session I: Accounting Basics When you start a new business, accounting may be one of the topics that causes you anxiety and confusion. However, understanding the principals […]

Strategic Planning & Financial Statements Analysis

Please register for "Accounting and Financial Management, Session 2: Strategic Planning and Financial Statements Analysis" by visiting https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7729548465288547087. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Once entrepreneurs understand the basic accounting principles and financial statements, it is important to understand your financial position in the context of your […]

Best Practices in Financial Management & Tax Planning Basics

Please register for "Accounting and Financial Management, Session 3: Best Practices in Financial Management and Tax Planning Basics" by visiting https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9141126781794930191. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. During this session, attendees will take a deeper dive into the concept of financial management as critical component of launching […]

Grow with Google, Session 5: Make Better Business Decisions with Analytics

Learn best practices and analyze trends about how customers engage with your business online, then turn these insights into well-informed, actionable decisions. Course Facilitator: A native of Baton Rouge, Orhan Mc Millan has been in the web development and graphic design industry for over 19 years. He is founder and managing partner of DezinsINTERACTIVE. He […]