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Spectrum grant will help put older adults to work

The pilot program is designed to help prepare those 55 and over gain technology skills. February 7, 2019 at 1:38 PM EST - Updated February 7 at 1:38 PM LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Louisville Urban League and Spectrum are teaming up to help put older adult citizens to work. Today, Spectrum awarded the [...]

2019-02-07T13:53:46+00:00

The Louisville Urban League Is Growing Stronger

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Lyndon Pryor [email protected] (502) 585-4622 N E W S  R E L E A S E The Louisville Urban League Is Growing Stronger Louisville, KY, January 16, 2018—We are pleased to announce that Christina Shadle will be joining the [...]

2019-01-18T12:23:27+00:00

JCPS plan to fix racial inequality falls short, critics say

(Photo: Matt Stone, Courier Journal) The Jefferson County Public Schools board will vote Tuesday on the district's first "racial educational equity plan." Over the next two years, Jefferson County Public Schools will strive to increase teacher diversity, stem disproportionate suspension rates and shrink its racial achievement gap. But some in the community are questioning [...]

2019-01-08T10:59:46+00:00

People to watch in 2019: These leaders can shape Louisville

Courier Journal staffPublished 6:51 a.m. ET Dec. 27, 2018 | Updated 9:05 a.m. ET Dec. 27, 2018 As we look ahead to 2019, keep an eye on these people who could help shape Louisville, the state and our image. We saw brutal fights over the state pension system in 2018, wholesale changes in administrationand coaching at the University of Louisville, [...]

2018-12-27T10:47:58+00:00

Statement on Police Violence in Louisville, KY

N E W S  R E L E A S E Statement on Police Violence in Louisville, KY Louisville, KY, December 19, 2018— We stand united in our frustration and determination. No longer will we stand by and allow Black and Brown people to be abused by law enforcement. We have repeatedly examined the [...]

2018-12-20T09:12:15+00:00

18-12-07 Annual Luncheon Speech – Sadiqa N. Reynolds – YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7tAGbI1Ku8&feature=youtu.be The Louisville Urban League presents a formal report of its activities to the community at its Annual Report Luncheon held in December of each year. The luncheon, which traditionally reaches full-capacity seating, also features a dynamic keynote address from, Sadiqa N. Reynolds, President and CEO of the Louisville Urban League. [...]

2018-12-12T11:10:48+00:00

Paul, Yarmuth join forces to support criminal justice reform

Mark Vanderhoff, Reporter LOUISVILLE, Ky. —Two lawmakers -- often at odds with each other --are joining forces. U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, a Republican, and U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, a Democrat, appeared Monday at the Louisville Urban League to support criminal justice reform. Paul and Yarmuth both want fellow Kentuckian, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to [...]

2018-12-12T12:23:03+00:00

Louisville Urban League shares 2018 impact report

Caray Grace, Reporter LOUISVILLE, Ky. — More than 300 job placements this year, over 1,000 records expunged and $7 million in new mortgages, those were some of the talking points at the 2018 Louisville Urban League Impact report luncheon. "This is a crowd of corporate leaders, people at every level in our society. I think this [...]

2018-12-13T10:23:28+00:00

$3 million gift propels west Louisville track and field complex – WDRB 41 Louisville News

The Louisville Urban League is trying to raise $20 million by the end of the year $3 million gift propels west Louisville track and field complex toward fundraising goal The Louisville Urban League is trying to raise $20 million by the end of the year Monday, November 26th 2018, 3:27 PM EST Updated:  Monday, [...]

2018-11-27T15:56:40+00:00
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