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Loan Scam Alert - Beware

Jul 8, 2011

This year an estimated 4 million households will face foreclosure, and many will want to reduce their mortgage payments or otherwise keep their home. However, scam operations continue to multiply and find new ways to take advantage of our people. Read more »

Enhancements to Home Purchase Assistance Program

Dec 29, 2010

Depending on the neighborhood in which you are seeking to buy, you may get up to $77,000 for down payment and closing costs. Read more »

Emergency Assistance with Water Bills

Oct 27, 2008

In partnership with the DC Water, the Greater Washington Urban League is administering a program to assist needy and eligible families to pay their water bill during times of critical need. Through the S.P.L.A.S.H. Read more »

GWUL On Track Radio Program on WPGC Radio

Oct 27, 2007

Tune in to On Track, our weekly public affairs radio show that airs on WPGC FM 95.5 on Sundays at 6 am and on Big Talker 1580 AM on Sundays at 7 and 7:30 am. Listen up.

Over 1000 backpacks distributed at GWUL's Back To School Festival

Sep 2, 2016

Over 1000 backpacks distributed at GWUL's Back To School Festival Read more »

GWUL Supports The UNITE To Face Addiction Rally

Sep 11, 2015

GWUL is lending its support to the Unite To Face Addiction Rally taking place on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 4pm at the Washington Monument. Read more »