[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="22133" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" link="https://myfox8.com/2019/11/05/winston-salem-officials-to-address-teen-violence-in-city-after-murder-of-2-teens/?goal=0_fc3343e506-b362a5387e-&mc_cid=b362a5387e&mc_eid=%5BUNIQID%5D"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]At the Winston-Salem Urban League, we're always thinking of ways to keep our community safe. We know that investing in opportunities for teens not only improves their prospects for the future but helps to reduce teen violence. Click here to see the clip.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The W-S Urban League's annual Veterans Mental Health Breakfast the place to be last Friday. More than 50 veterans and their loved ones heard from Harold Eustache. Eustache served six years on active duty in the United States Army as a paratrooper-infantryman. Harold served in the 101st Airborne Division’s elite Pathfinder Company. While on active duty, he served tours in Iraq in 2005-2006 and Afghanistan in 2008-2009. During those tours Harold conducted and led nearly 300 combat missions against enemy forces, everywhere from Tikrit and Samarra in Iraq to the Korengal Valley and the Pakistan Border in Afghanistan - he was awarded three Army Commendation Medals and the Combat Infantryman’s Badge as well as forty-three parachute jumps. Harold served as one of the county’s juvenile court prosecutors and also was the lead prosecutor in the county’s Veteran’s Treatment Court, which he helped to create. This court focuses on getting veterans, charged with...

[vc_section][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Wow, with 30 top employers and nearly 200 job seekers, there are only two things left to say. First, thank you to our sponsors: Gold Sponsors: BB&T Herbalife Pepsico Silver Sponsors: FedEx Wake Forest Baptist Health And second, go ahead and save the date for the 2020 Spring Career Expo! DIdn't make it to the Expo? Check out the pix below![/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_gallery interval="5" images="22125,22124,22122,22123,22121,22120,22114,22116,22117,22118,22110,22109,22112,22113"][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section]...

On Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Simply Shopping Sunday, the Winston-Salem Urban League is hosting the Holiday Weekend Vendor Pop-up at the the Urban League Event Center located at 510 Trade Street in downtown Winston-Salem! This is the perfect opportunity support small businesses from your community! The pop-up will feature vendors selling: ArtClothingFoodHealth goodsHoliday decorationsJewelryTechnologyMake-upand much, much more!!! So join us: Black Friday, November 29th, 11:00 AM - 8:00 PMSaturday, November 30th 11:00 AM - 8:00 PMSunday, December 1st 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM   Location: 510 Trade Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 Click here to learn about vendor opportunities. ...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Lizzie's All Natural Products Phone: 336-818-3075 Email: productsbylizzie@gmail.com Web: www.productsbylizzie.com Facebook: @Productsbylizzie Instagram: @Productsbylizzie Twitter @LizziesProducts Every month, the Chronicle, Forsyth Tech Small Business Center, 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[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXRRwQoffDw&feature=youtu.be" align="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Forsyth Tech's Small Business Center hosted teens from the Urban League's Summer Youth Employment Program this summer. Check out Allan Younger's interview with our SYEP teens![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Cam's Coffee 101 North Chestnut, Winston-Salem, NC www.camscoffeeco.com latasha@camscoffeeco.com 336-624-2640 Every month, the Chronicle, Forsyth Tech Small Business Center, 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[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Attend the You Can Vote Advocacy workshop and learn all the newest policies and trends related to voter registration and turn out. This event is hosted by Freedom of Truth, You Can Vote and the Winston-Salem Urban League Young Professionals. RSVP Now Date And Time Thu, October 17, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar Location W-S Urban League Event Center 510 Trade St. Winston-Salem, NC 27101 View Map [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][edgtf_button size="" type="" target="_self" icon_pack="" font_weight="" text="RSVP Now" link="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/you-can-vote-advocacy-training-tickets-75680222583"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Join us for the Young Professionals' Fall Pop-Up! You can meet the 2019-2020 YP Chair and learn about our plans for the year. Chat with old friends and make new ones while you enjoy great drinks and music! Date And Time Thu, September 26, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT Location bar piña 770 Liberty View Court  ##200  Winston-Salem, NC 27101  Click here to RSVP. ...

Looking for a great place to serve community, work and grow! Then we might have the perfect opportunity for you. The Winston-Salem Urban League is recruiting for an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) Fellow.  Since 1965, AmeriCorps VISTA members have served organizations that help eradicate poverty. AmeriCorps VISTA members catalyze change, living and working alongside community members to meet our nation’s most pressing challenges and advance local solutions.  The Winston-Salem Urban League AmeriCorps VISTA Fellow will serve for one year starting in mid-October. The fellow will use training, grant writing, program development, partner outreach, and marketing to support low-income individuals and families in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  The fellow will receive a stipend of roughly $12,000 per year.  AmeriCorps VISTA Eligibility Requirements: Be 18 years or older (no upper age limit)Pass a national service criminal history checkMust be a US citizen or legal permanent residentBe available for full-time (40 hours per week) service  Click this application...

[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, Forsyth Tech Small Business Center, 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...

zariasmilk.comadmin@zariasmilk.comPhone: 336-701-5575 Every month, the Chronicle, Forsyth Tech Small Business Center, 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 ...

WANT TO REGISTER? EMAIL US TODAY! Event Logistics Winston-Salem Urban League Event Center - 510 N Trade Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 WEDNESDAY, JULY 31ST, 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM FRIDAY & SATURDAY, AUGUST 2ND AND 3RD, 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM CONTACTS: CELESTE GILREATH, CGILREATH@WSURBAN.ORG, PH 336-717-1241 PAMELA JACKSON, PJACKSON@WSURBAN.ORG, PH 336-717-1247 CYNTHIA RUCKER CRUCKER@WSURBAN.ORG PH 336-717-1232 VENDOR SET UP BEGINS WEDNESDAY, JULY 31ST AT 12:00 NOON.  DOORS OPEN AT 2:00 PM WANT TO REGISTER? EMAIL US TODAY TO GET STARTED! Fees Registration Fee - $200.00 This covers rental for all four days. Vendors must consent to 4-day rental charge. Access to an electrical outlet (optional) - $50 Black table cover rental (optional) - $10 Included at no additional charge: 1 five-foot table, 2 chairs THE WINSTON-SALEM URBAN LEAGUE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE OR THEFT OF VENDOR MERCHANDISE. ALL  PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE....

Part Time Sales Leads Generator - Winston-Salem, NC Sears Holdings Corporation  -  Winston-Salem, NCView detailsto share this job Req/Job ID: 979261BR Employing Entity: Sears Home Improvement Products, Inc. Employment Category: Regular, Part-time Job Function: Sales Store ID: 24608: SHP Greensboro S & I $1,000 Sign On B...

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...

Cashier Kmart Corporation  -  Clemmons, NC View detailsto share this job Req/Job ID: 977494BR Employing Entity: Transform KM LLC Employment Category: Regular, Part-time Job Function: Cashier Store ID: 07208: CLEMMONS, NC Provides "World Class Customer Service" by ...

leanbacksoulfood.comleanbacksoulfood@gmail.comPhone: 336-497-18441922 Martin Luther King, Jr, Dr., Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27107 Every month, the Chronicle, Forsyth Tech Small Business Center, 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 ...

2020 Census Jobs Indigenous hiring within historically undercounted populations in imperative for an accurate count of the Black community. The U.S. Census Bureau is now recruiting for thousands of 2020 Census Takers. Apply online for a temporary job at 2020census.gov/jobs. #2020CensusJobs #ApplyNow Applications for field positions, that will be available in July/August 2019 and April May 2020, are being accepted now at 2020census.gov/jobs. Sales Assistant Analyst PepsiCo Corp  -  Winston-Salem, NC View details to share this job Imagine What Can Happen When YOUR "Can-Do" Attitude MEETS OUR Iconic Brands About PepsiCo PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 co...

2020 Census Jobs Indigenous hiring within historically undercounted populations in imperative for an accurate count of the Black community. The U.S. Census Bureau is now recruiting for thousands of 2020 Census Takers. Apply online for a temporary job at 2020census.gov/jobs. #2020CensusJobs #ApplyNow Applications for field positions, that will be available in July/August 2019 and April May 2020, are being accepted now at 2020census.gov/jobs. Cashier Kmart Corporation  -  Clemmons, NC View details to share this job Req/Job ID: 975308BR Employing Entity: Kmart Corporation Employment Category: Regular, Part-time Job Function: Cashier Store ID: 07208: CLEMMONS, NC Provides "World Class Customer Service" by...

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...