Who we are
Established in 1910, the National Urban League is the nation’s oldest and largest community-based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream. The National League of Racine & Kenosha is one of more than 100 local affiliates of the NUL providing direct services to more than 2 million people nationwide through programs, advocacy and research.
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Our mission is to empower people of color and others in underserved communities to achieve their highest human potential, attain financial stability and proper progressive education that will change their lives. We promote economic empowerment through education and job training, housing and community development, entrepreneurship, health and quality of life programs, workshops and counseling.
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State of Black America in Racine and Kenosha
At the turn of the 20th century, America was faced with an unprecedented identity crisis. After two world wars, America represented a sanctuary for freedom with endless opportunities for millions of people around the world. To African Americans, however, decades of oppressive policies jaded the Black experience, and communities across the country began to take a stand. Learn more
Urban League of
Racine and Kenosha
Kenosha, WI 53143
718 N. Memorial Dr.
Racine, WI 53404