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GWUL To Be Profiled on NBC4's 12 Days of Giving on Wednesday, December 21 from 11 am to Noon

Dec 20, 2011

Learn more about the work of the League and support our vital programs.

You're Invited to GWUL Alumni Pre-Holiday Event

Nov 28, 2011

Urban Leaguers, come home for the holidays! You are invited to attend the GWUL Alumni Group's Pre-Holiday Event on Saturday, December 10 from 4 pm to 8 pm at GWUL. For more information, click hereRead more »

Jobs: Sign Online Letter to President and Congress

Aug 3, 2011

During the State of the Urban League Address at the 2011 National Urban League Conference: Jobs Rebuild America, National Urban League President and CEO, Marc Morial launched the  Read more »

National Urban League Conference in Boston July 27 - 30

Jul 26, 2011

National Urban League 2011 Conference: Jobs Build America. Visit


White House Rally for DC Democracy

Jun 24, 2011

Join the GWUL at the White House Rally for DC Democracy on Saturday, June 25 from 11 am to 1 pm in Lafayette Park, across from the White House at 16th & H Streets, NW. For more information email or call 202-462-6000, Ext. 18. Read more »

National Urban League State of Black America 2011 Town Hall Event on Thursday, March 31

Mar 30, 2011

Join the National Urban League for the State of Black America Town Hall Event, 10am to Noon, on Thursday, March 31, 2011, in Cramton Auditorium at Howard University. The event is free and open to the public.

What An Awesome Auction!

Mar 14, 2011

GWUL Gala Auction has everything from David Letterman Tickets to Resort vacations. Click here

GWUL Board Salutes President Maudine Cooper For 20 Years of Outstanding Service

Dec 7, 2010

The Greater Washington Urban League Board members gave a surprise reception for Maudine R. Cooper, recognizing her 20 years of service as President and CEO of the Greater Washington Urban League (GWUL). Entrepreneurs, politicians and the community at-large gathered Tuesday evening, December 7, 2010, to honor and celebrate Ms. Cooper. Read more »

Art Expo Reception

Aug 6, 2010

You are invited to meet emerging artists. More