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That's right! WXII covered our Summer Youth Program. This amazing program, funded by the City of Winston-Salem, allows low-moderate income teens, ages 15-19 to intern at local businesses throughout Winston-Salem. They receive stipends while gaining paths to career opportunity! Click here to see us in action!...

The Winston-Salem Urban League will be hosting the Spring 2017 Career Expo to connect the community of Winston-Salem with top tier employers from throughout the Triad. Attendees should bring resumes, wear interview-appropriate attire, and come ready to network! The Sponsors for this Spring's event include Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Herbalife, and the list of attending employers is continuously growing and changing. The list below will be updated to reflect these additions and changes. If you were a Seeker at our Expo in October, take a second to help us out by anonymously answering a few short questions! When: 10:00 am...

Seeking employment? Come to the Winston Salem Urban League's Career Expo 2016 and connect with top tier Triad employers on Wednesday, October 26th from 10 am to 3 pm at the Wake Forest Biotech Place. Pre-register online! Employers, seeking to hire new talent? Connect with a diverse pool of qualified candidates to meet your staffing needs at the Career Expo 2016. Contact Patricia Sadler at psadler@wsurban.org or sign up online!...

WSUL Applauds City Finance Committee’s Support of Teen Jobs Program; Extends Application Deadline The Winston-Salem Urban League (WSUL) applauds the decision by the Winston-Salem City Council Finance Committee to recommend the City Council increase the budget for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) by $50,000. The proposal, by Councilman Derwin Montgomery, would increase program participation from 100 teens to approximately 135 teens. In consideration of the potential increase, WSUL is extending the application deadline to 4:00 pm on Thursday, June 23rd. SYEP, a partnership between the City of Winston-Salem and the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, is an opportunity for...

Urban League to host FedEx Hiring Event The Winston-Salem Urban League announces a partnership with FedEx to present a Hiring Event Thursday, June 16th from 10:00 AM to 2PM at the Urban League downtown location 201 W. Fifth Street. FedEx Human Resource Managers seeking to fill positions for package handlers will be on hand to screen applicants.  The part-time positions pay $10.50 to start and offer benefits including college tuition. Job seekers who are interested in a fast-paced job with career advancement opportunities should consider joining the FedEx team as a package handler. Package Handlers at FedEx are eligible for medical, dental and vision benefits...