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Special Events

Upcoming Events:

2011 National Urban League Conference

July 27-30 * Boston Convention Center

The National Urban League’s annual conference is the largest gathering of the Urban League Movement. The nation’s most prominent business, government and non-profit leaders, as well as artists and entertainers, join with Urban Leaguers to review the current state of the African American  and other emerging groups in our urban communities.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsorship of the National Urban League Annual Conference provides you the opportunity to closely interact with national leaders and luminaries who are committed to making a difference in the urban community. It’s your opportunity to build strategic partnerships with key audiences—community leaders, business professionals, government agencies, foundations, thought leaders, celebrities and National Urban League members from nearly 98 affiliates in over 300 communities nationwide.

Within the 2011 National Urban League Annual Conference, there are sponsorship opportunities for the Young Professionals Summit (age 21-40), the Youth Leadership Summit (age 12-18), activities of the Guild (age 40+), Small Business Matters- a one day Entrepreneurship Summit, Career Fair, College Fair and so much more.

55th Annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Location: New York City’s Marriott Marquis Hotel
Time: 6:00 PM (Reception); Dinner: 7:30 – 9:30 PM

For over five decades, the National Urban League has presented the EOD Award – its highest commendation – to stellar corporations, individuals, and foundations that personify the NUL’s mission and have championed the principles of equal opportunity. 

Come join the 1,000 business, government, civic, community and Urban League leaders who support us through our gala annual event, celebrating the contributions of these remarkable honorees.

For more information about the 55th Annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner contact:               
Ms. Meredith Beitl
National Urban League Benefit Office
Phone:  212-675-9474, ext. 28

Other National Urban League Special Events

  • Annual Legislative Policy (LPC) Conference
  • Black Executive Exchange Program (BEEP) Conference
  • Youth Leadership Summit
  • Rebuild America Summit
  • Whitney M. Young (WMY) Conference 

For more information on all events contact:    

Ms. Maria McFarlane
Senior Director, Program Development & Solicitation
Phone:  212-558-5382

NUL is widely-respected and trusted non-profit/charity.  NUL has earned Charity Navigator’s highest rating, and has been endorsed by the American Institute of Philanthropy and the better business Bureau. 

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