2024 Spring Career Expo

The Winston-Salem Urban League Career Expo brings together leading employers and job seekers in an effort to create true economic opportunity.
Come professionally dressed, with your resume in hand!

When: May 29, 2024 | 9am – 2pm
Where: WSUL Event Center – 510 Trade St NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

SYEP Applications are OPEN!

The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is an award-winning program that provides more than 100 teens real-world work experience, leadership development, life skills training, and college and career exploration.

This program is funded by the City of Winston-Salem.

Enroll Now: READ URBAN

Open to rising 3rd graders, the Winston-Salem Urban League’s Read Urban program focuses on enhancing reading skills, building confidence, socialization, & other engaging activities.

APPLY NOW to be the next Community Business of the Month

Every month, the Chronicle, Triad Minority Business Expo, Winston-Salem Chapter of the NAACP, Winston-Salem Black Chamber of Commerce and the Winston-Salem Urban League present a community business of the month. Check out this month’s Community Business of the Month. 

Our Mission

The Winston-Salem Urban League empowers and advocates for African Americans and other disenfranchised communities, and promotes socioeconomic progress and parity through education, training and civic engagement.

2024 Spring Career Expo

The Winston-Salem Urban League Career Expo brings together leading employers and job seekers in an effort to create true economic opportunity.

Come professionally dressed, with your resume in hand!

When: May 29, 2024 | 9am – 2pm
Where: WSUL Event Center – 510 Trade St NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27101


This event is free and open to the public, but we do ask that all job seekers register in advance!

The Summer Youth Employment Program is an award winning program that provides more than 100 teenagers, leadership development, life skills training and career and college exploration.

Teens from low to moderate income families gain real world work experience through internship placements based on their career track. The program is funded by the City of Winston-Salem.

    Supporting older workers…

    The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a community service and work-based job training program for older Americans. Authorized by the Older Americans Act, the program provides training for low-income, unemployed seniors.

    Senior Community Service Employment Program

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    SCSEP Spotlight – April 2024

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    SCSEP Spotlight – March 2024

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    APPLY NOW: Community Business of the Month

    APPLY NOW: Community Business of the Month

    Every month, the Chronicle, Triad Minority Business Expo, Winston-Salem Chapter of the NAACP, Winston-Salem Black Chamber of Commerce, and the Winston-Salem Urban League present...

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