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"Every American has access to jobs with a living wage and good benefits."

Jobs Focus

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National Urban League President Marc H. Morial reached out to...
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Jeff Long has been in the construction business for 25 years, but...
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Fifty years ago this month, President Lyndon Johnson signed the...

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As national civil and human rights organizations and leaders committed to the...

Jobs Feature

National Urban League's Job Strategies

Changing America's Job Landscape
by Creating New Opportunities

8 Point Plan: Educate, Employ & Empower

In 2011, the National Urban League launched the 12-Point Jobs Plan to Put America Back to Work. In 2012, we are issuing a public call for immediate national action around the education and job-training steps necessary to achieve these goals. 

Upcoming Events

The 11th Annual Legislative Policy Conference Will Focus on Jobs and "The Great Divide"
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04/02/2014 - 12:00am - 04/04/2014 - 12:00am
Washington, DC, DC
2014 National Urban League Conference - Cincinnati, Ohio
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07/23/2014 - 12:00am - 07/26/2014 - 12:00am
Cincinnati, OH
Mark Your Calendars-Digital Career Success Series
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04/09/2014 - 12:00am - 06/04/2014 - 12:00am

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Success Stories

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As a leader on my campus, I have had the opportunity to work with the BEEP Program in 2012 and in 2013 at Hampton University. Interacting with several BEEPers has inspired and influenced me to become...

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