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The Chicago Urban League Commemorates 100 Years

On July 14, the Chicago Urban League begin a year-long commemoration of its 100th anniversary. To honor the milestone, the organization is kicking the...

MWRD outreach event seeks diverse vendors

Qualified business owners seeking to register as a potential vendor with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) learned more about the...

Coalition Formed to Keep Emanuel on Task Regarding Police Reform

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader A newly formed coalition of community members held a press conference at city hall Wednesday morning demanding that before...

Urban League presents story on Rosenwald’s impact on Blacks

He pumped millions in schools for Blacks and gave fellowships to some of America’s most prominent Black writers. Now, a new documentary tells the...

April unemployment numbers steady but reflect need for private and public...

The Chicago Urban League’s Workforce Development Director Andrew Wells recently issued the following statement in response to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) April...

CUL Middle School program receives $40,000 grant

The Chicago Urban League announced recently that it received a $40,000 grant from the Comcast Foundation to help support the ongoing implementation of Project...

Black neighborhoods 100 years later

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Thousands of affordable housing units were promised, but never built. Robert Taylor and Cabrini Green projects are gone. So are...