[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] SNAP Out Senior Hunger! Calling all seniors and people with disabilities, September is Hunger Action Month. We can help you fill your refrigerator by signing you up for SNAP benefits! SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps is an easy way to ensure that you have healthy meals every day. Completing the SNAP application can be difficult. So let our experts make it easy by completing the application for you at our  SNAP Out Senior Hunger Breakfast. Click here to register today for our SNAP Out Senior Hunger Breakfast. Here are the details: Time: 8 am to 10 amDate: Tuesday, September 24, 2019Location: W-S Urban League Event Center510 Trade Street,Winston-Salem, NC REGISTER NOW! Can't make it? Call our SNAP hotline at 336-717-1255 or email us at snap@wsurban.org.     [/vc_column_text][edgtf_button size="" type="" target="_self" icon_pack="" font_weight="" text="RSVP" link="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/snap-out-senior-hunger-breakfast-tickets-72145913369"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

The Winston Salem Urban League is excited to host its annual Veterans Mental Health Event, supported by Forsyth County. The breakfast will honor Veterans from across the Triad, bring awareness to PTSD and other mental health challenges Veterans experience. This is event is free for veterans and active military.Date: Friday, November 8th Time: 9 am - 10:30 pm.Where: Urban League Event Center, 510 Trade St. Winston Salem, NC 27101 RSVP ...

Other Suns Events Center 414 Laura Wall Blvd www.facebook.com/othersunsnc/ kadishafranco@gmail.com 336-655-5767 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 ...

https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nc/triad/news/2019/08/21/black-philanthropy-initiative-grants--25-000-to-advance-racial-equity-in-education- WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The Winston-Salem Foundation's Black Philanthropy Initiative is granting thousands of dollars to schools and non-profits. Click here to view the video. The goal is to improve the lives of African Americans in education and careers.Winston-Salem Urban League was awarded $10,000 for the organization's Black Philanthropy Month.For the past nine years, the organization provided more than $190,000 in program grants to local nonprofits. The goal is to improve the lives of African Americans in education and careers. “It’s really important for us that we invest explicitly in the black community just because we see where there has been disinvestments,” said Andrea Hulighan, Director Strategic Initiatives for The Winston-Salem Foundation. “And so, we want to make sure that we’re being intentional in doing that.” Winston-Salem Urban League was awarded $10,000 for the organization's Black Philanthropy Month. That money will support small businesses and summer youth employment. “We get small businesses that are owned by...

The National Urban League Emerging Leaders Program is a competitive development opportunity.  The program provides a unique chance to develop analytical and critical leadership skills in the non-profit sector.  In order to ensure that we are developing exceptional leaders with strong interest in the work that we do at the Urban league, highly qualified candidates will be chosen to participate in this program Participants in the program will attend (4) face-to-face Emerging Leaders Program sessions over a multi-month period.  These sessions will expose participants to the competencies in the League's Leadership Model and link classroom learning with real-time activities. Our plan is to identify professional individuals who clearly demonstrate leadership potential.  Ideally, those interested in applying to become program participants should have: A Bachelor's Degree (Master's Degree Preferred) in Business Administration; Social Work; Public Administration; or an appropriate discipline7-10 years of work experienceAt least five years of non-profit or for-profit management experienceA proven track record...

At its Thursday, July 28, 2019, annual meeting, membership the Winston-Salem Urban League elected two new board members and elected five current members to second terms.  Briana Conner, WXII evening news anchor and Scotty Petrea, a Food Lion Execution & Implementation Specialist were newly elected.  The following five board members were elected to second terms: Marquis Barnett, Employee Relations Analyst at the High Point;Tim Bell, Director, Property Management and Operations at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center;Hana Carson, Special Nurse Consultant at Optum Services;Gerri Johns, Specialist Master, Analytics + Information Management at Deloitte LLP; andGregory Parks, Law Professor at Wake Forest University School of Law.  Retiring from board service is James Shaw, a retired businessman, who served for three years on Winston-Salem Urban League board of director.   Thursday’s annual meeting was lawyer, Alison Ashe-Cards final event as Winston-Salem Urban League Board Chair. This fiscal year completes Mrs. Ashe-Card’s third consecutive year as chair, the maximum number...

leanbacksoulfood.comleanbacksoulfood@gmail.comPhone: 336-497-18441922 Martin Luther King, Jr, Dr., Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27107 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 ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Kenneth Pettigrewsyep@wsurban.org337.717.1223 SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 20, 2019 Monday, May 13, 2019 -- Today the Winston-Salem Urban League announced an extension of the deadline for applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program. Youth, 15-19, who are interested in applying, and meet the income requirements, have until Monday, May 20, 2019 to complete their applications. Click hereto apply now.Potential participants must complete the online application in its entirety and provide the following documentation: Copy of your passport, photo identification, or school ID with photoCopy of your social security card or birth certificateCopy of your most recent report card from the current school yearOne (1) letter of recommendation from a . non-family member, typed, signed, and dated.Copy of your or your guardian's 2018 federal tax forms, copies of pay stubs from the last 3 months, or an income attestation form from the Winston-Salem Urban League If applicants require assistance with completing...