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GWUL Announces The Launch Of The Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Dec 15, 2014

The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is designed to assist District of Columbia residences who are facing housing crises that result in homelessness or presents an imminent risk of homelessness by providing emergency rental assistance to eligible low-income families, elderly individuals aged 60 or older, disabled adults and adults who are non-elderly, non-disable Read more »

Race relations take steep hit from Ferguson decision

Nov 27, 2014

FERGUSON, Mo. ( & KRNV) -- The decision and protests that followed Monday's announcement-- Full Story and Video >>

Lead Safe Washington Program

Nov 24, 2014

The Greater Washington Urban League is now accepting applications for the Lead Safe Washington Program.

George H. Lambert, Jr. and Sandra Mattavous-Frye Announce Energy Assistance Program

Mar 13, 2014

GWUL Partners with OPC to Announce Energy Assistance Program for Residents Read more »

PG County Office designated as Intake Center to process Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

Mar 12, 2014

The Prince George’s County Office of the GWUL is now accepting applications for the Prince George’s County Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program, please contact Linda Brown at 301 985-3519 or, for more information and to set-up an appointment. Read more »

DC Water Works Current Employment Opportunities

Jan 23, 2014

The DC Water Works Satellite Job Center is located at GWUL every Tuesday from 9 am -- 4:30 pm.For current employment listings click here

For more information contact:
Audrey P. Vazquez
DC Water Works
Satellite Job Center Coordinator
Phone: (202)787-2304

GWUL Announces George H. Lambert Jr. as New President and CEO

Nov 25, 2013

 WASHINGTON (Nov. 25, 2013) — The Greater Washington Urban League (GWUL) Board of Directors is proud to announce the selection of George H. Lambert, Jr. as the new President and CEO, effective January 1, 2014.     Read More >>> Read more »

GWUL On The Radio

Aug 3, 2011

Tune into GWUL's On Track radio program every week on WPGC FM 95.5, Sundays at 6 a.m. and on Big Talker 1580 AM , Sundays at 7 a.m. Get information about League programs and services and topics prodding discussion in the larger community.