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. Then follow the effort on social media: #WSBiz Click here to apply to be the next Business of the Month. Successful applicants receive the following: · Interview/Article in The Chronicle · Social Media promotion · Newsletter promotion (Chronicle, Urban League, Black Chamber, NAACP, Small Business Center) · Access to Small Business Center services...

After Friday’s release of body camera footage of the arrest of 14 year old Rockell Baldwin, the Winston-Salem Urban League remains concerned about the Winston-Salem Police Department and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools’ approach to policing in schools. While Officer McCormick states that Ms. Baldwin was ultimately arrested for disorderly conduct related to a fight, the footage suggests that no fight took actually place. James Perry, Winston-Salem Urban League CEO, said, “Schools are intended to provide a caring learning environment for children as they mature. It is understood that children will stumble while on the path to adulthood. If the new standard is one in which childhood...

Meet up with the Young Professionals at Zesto Burgers on November 15 at 6pm to discuss, and actually support, small businesses. Zesto Burgers is a new local restaurant owned by black entrepreneurs from Winston-Salem. Algernon Cash, co-owner of Zesto will discuss business ownership and answer your questions about entrepreneurship! Whether you're getting involved for the first time, rekindling old friendships or looking for business contacts, this is the place for you. RSVP NOW! Reserve your ticket now for the Young Professionals Holiday Party! ...

Finance Assistant Analyst PepsiCo Corp  -  Winston-Salem, NC View details to share this job  This is your opportunity to take your financial and analytical skills to the next level with endless possibilities! The Credit Risk Asst. Analyst is a key asset to the Credit Risk COE, heav...

Attend the October Young Professionals "Know Your Ballot" Mixer on October 18 at 6pm at Fair Witness* (290 East 4th Street, Winston-Salem). Network with candidates and representatives from local offices, become informed about who and what is on the November ballot, and have a great time. Whether you're getting involved for the first time, rekindling old friendships or looking for business contacts, this is the place for you. Bring a friend and come ready to discuss this election’s candidates and ballot measures! Join us for great music, great drinks, and great people! Not a member of the Young Professionals, or need to renew...

In response to the October 5, arrest of Rockell Baldwin at Hanes Magnet School by a school resource officer, James Perry, Winston-Salem Urban League issued the following statement: While we are still collecting facts in the disturbing and violent arrest of 14-year-old Rockell Baldwin at Hanes Magnet School, the current available information provides no reasonable explanation for an adult male to slam a child to the hot pavement, put his knee in her back, apply the full weight of his body to her, and hold her face against the hot pavement and handcuff her. We urge the following: The school resource officer who engaged in this...

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. Then follow the effort on social media: #WSBiz Click here to apply to be the next Business of the Month. Successful applicants receive the following: · Interview/Article in The Chronicle · Social Media promotion · Newsletter promotion (Chronicle, Urban League, Black Chamber, NAACP, Small Business Center) · Access to Small Business Center services...

Seasonal Cashier Associate Burlington Stores  -  Winston Salem, NC View details to share this job **Overview** If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retail stores in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Stock and Merchandise Flow Associate! Are y...