July 1, 2014 – July 31, 2014
Ride the Metro bus on these days to get 50¢ fares and 25¢ transfers (exact change, please) – plus reduce the emissions from your exhaust. It’s one of the major sources of NOx and VOCs that cause ground-level ozone. Click here to learn more.
July 23, 2014 – July 26, 2014
For four power-packed days, political, business and community leaders will convene for the 2013 National Urban League Conference. The Urban League of Nebraska will be sending 17 people to the conference: 4 youth, 4 program staff, 1 community member, 2 board members, 1 Guild member, 2 executives and 3 young professionals. Click here for more information.
July 24, 2014
Network and make professional connections with Omaha metropolitan area employers and learn about their immediate and anticipated hiring needs. Open to the public but space is limited. Register today. Questions? Call 402-451-1066 ext. 35.
July 31, 2014
Celebrate the legacy and leadership of Whitney Young Jr. for his activism and advocacy for the African-American community in Omaha as president of the Urban League of Nebraska in the 50s and across the country during the turbulent 60s when he was president of the National Urban League. Mr. Young was a diplomat between those in power and those striving for change to help pass important legislation, including the Civil Rights Acts of 1964. Learn about the youth and education programs at the Urban League. Enjoy FREE refreshments, cake and punch.
August 7, 2014
Guild members are the heart and soul of the Urban League of Nebraska. They develop and promote the League through a variety of volunteer services, including fundraising, community service and leadership. Monthly meetings are typically held the first Thursday. Join the ULN Guild.
August 9, 2014
Lots of fun activities for the kids/youth like clowns, face painting, games, and food. All the activities are FREE. We will also be handing out school supplies to assist families for a successful return back to another school year. | Download a flyer.