July 1, 2014 – July 31, 2014

Ozone Awareness Days: Reduced Weeday Transit Fares

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.

Start: July 1, 2014 12:00 am
End: July 31, 2014 12:00 am

July 23, 2014 – July 26, 2014

National Urban League Conference “One Nation Underemployed: Bridges to Jobs and Justice”

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.

Start: July 23, 2014 8:00 am
End: July 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Cincinnati, OH, United States

July 24, 2014

ULN Employer Spotlight: Sodexo (Creighton University)

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. | Download and share the flyer.

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Start: July 24, 2014 2:00 am
End: July 24, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Urban League of Nebraska
Phone: 402-453-9730
Address:
3040 Lake Street, Omaha, NE, 68111-3700, United States

ULN Employer Spotlight: Union Pacific

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.

 

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Start: July 24, 2014 1:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Urban League of Nebraska
Phone: 402-453-9730
Address:
3040 Lake Street, Omaha, NE, 68111-3700, United States

July 31, 2014

Whitney Young Jr. Birthday Celebration *Presented by ULN Youth & Education

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.

Start: July 31, 2014 11:30 am
End: July 31, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Urban League of Nebraska
Phone: 402-453-9730
Address:
3040 Lake Street, Omaha, NE, 68111-3700, United States

August 7, 2014

ULN Employer Spotlight: US Foods

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.

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Start: August 7, 2014 1:00 pm
End: August 7, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Urban League of Nebraska
Phone: 402-453-9730
Address:
3040 Lake Street, Oma, NE, 68111-3700, United States

ULN Guild Monthly Meeting

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. 

Start: August 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: August 7, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: Urban League of Nebraska
Phone: 402-453-9730
Address:
3040 Lake Street, Omaha, NE, 68111-3700, United States

August 9, 2014

“Ready, Set, Go!” Back-to-School Community Event

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.

Start: August 9, 2014 1:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Robinson Memorial Church
Address:
2318 N 26th Street, Omaha, NE, 68111, United States

August 10, 2014

ULN Guild “Men Who Cook”

Taste the culinary creations of the mighty men of Omaha.  Proceeds will benefit Guild activities that support women activities in Omaha and the Urban League of Nebraska. | Tickets are $15.00 for adults and $7.50 for children 12 and under. | Download and share the flyer. (more…)

Start: August 10, 2014 1:00 pm
End: August 10, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Omaha Public Schools Teacher Administrative Center (TAC Building), 5th Floor Cafeteria
Address:
3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE, 68131, United States