In preparation for Hurricane Florence, please read the following information and take the necessary precautions to keep yourself and your family safe. Secure Your Valuables Store all valuables and government documents in one location in case you need to grab & go (include personal, home/property, estate, medical, and financial documents) Store items in water-safe containers to prevent damage – keep high and as far away from water as possible Bring your pets inside and take them with you if you leave (if you cannot take them, find someone who can) Basic Disaster Supplies Kit Water (one gallon per person per day) fill extra...

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...

Supply Chain MEM Assistant Customer Service Representative PepsiCo Corp  -  Winston-Salem, NC View details to share this job  $12.76 per hour The SC MEM Asst. Customer Service Rep will provide Fountain Beverage customers throughout the nation a single point of contact for fountain equipment service issues. Althoug...

Evening Salesfloor Supervisor Kmart Corporation - Clemmons, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N54359027R74661?src=email   Hardlines Sales Lead Sears Holdings Corporation - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N54357146R74661?src=email   Consultative Sales- Home Improvement Sears Holdings Corporation - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N54357193R74661?src=email   Customer Service Call Representative Adecco - High Point, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11449538R74661?src=email   Executive Assistant Ajilon Professional Staffing - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11454546R74661?src=email   Full Stack .Net/JavaScript Software Engineer - Direct Hire (12466) DataMasters - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11450848R74661?src=email   Project Manager I Debbie's Staffing - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11450139R74661?src=email   RN - Permanent - Multiple Specialties - Get Placed By HCSG! HC Solutions Group - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11457005R74661?src=email   Fire and Security Installer Outsource - Winston-Salem, NC Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/B11449254R74661?src=email   Sales, Automotive Sales, Top Pay, Paid Training, Great Benefits! PARKS CHEVROLET...

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...

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...

The Summer Youth Employment Program Application Deadline has been Extended!!! Applications are due Friday, June 22! Click here to apply. This award-winning program serves low-income teens ages 15 to 19. Each teen earns a stipend while learning career skills from a local employer! Applications must be submitted online. Applicants can use the W-S Urban League downtown, 5th Street or Patterson computer labs to complete and submit applications. Applications are due Friday, June 22nd by 5 pm. Click here to see income limits for applicants. Email syep@wsurban.org for additional information. Are you a local employer who wants to give back? Click here to host a Summer...

Every month, the Chronicle, Triad Minority Business Expo, Winston-Salem Chapter of the NAACP 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....

Join the Winston-Salem Urban League Young Professionals for the annual White Party! Dress in all white and party all night. It's a party with a purpose, have a great time and support your community. Members free! Email memberships@wsurban.org for discount code. [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="Buy Ticket" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/young-professionals-white-party-tickets-44152338834?ref=ecal" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

Join us for the Winston-Salem Urban League Annual Meeting. The Board and staff will honor individuals who have played key roles in furthering the Winston-Salem Urban League mission. The CEO will update members with successes from the current year and share his vision for the new fiscal year. [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="RSVP Now" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/w-s-urban-league-annual-meeting-tickets-44152735019?ref=ecal" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""] DATE AND TIME Thu, June 28, 2018 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT Add to Calendar LOCATION Winston-Salem Urban League Event Center 510 Trade St. Winston-Salem, NC 27101 ...

WE WANT YOU! Click here for this year’s application. This award-winning program serves low-income teens ages 15 to 19. Each teen earns a stipend while learning career skills from a local employer! This year, all applications must be submitted online. Applicants can use the W-S Urban League downtown or Patterson computer labs to complete and submit applications. Applications are due Friday, June 15th by 5pm. INCOME LIMITS FOR EACH INCOME CATEGORY FOR HOUSEHOLD SIZES 1 TO 8: Range of Incomes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 0 to 30% of median $13,150 $15,000 $16,900 $18,750 $20,250 $21,750 $23,250 $24,750 31% to 50% of median $21,900 $25,000 $28,150 $31,250 $33,750 $36,250 $38,750 $41,250 51% to 60% of median $26,280 $30,000 $33,780 $37,500 $40,500 $43,500 $46,500 $49,500 61% to 80% of median $35,000 $40,000 $45,000 $50,000 $54,000 $58,000 $62,000 $66,000 Greater than 80% of median All of those with incomes greater than...

Stocking/Backroom Sears Holdings Corporation  -  Winston-Salem, NC Req/Job ID: 922738BR Employing Entity: Sears, Roebuck and Co. Employment Category: Regular, Part-time Job Function: Sales Support Store ID: 01375: Sears Winston Salem NC The Store Support Ass...

May 14, 2018 – On Wednesday, May 16, The Winston-Salem Urban League will host its  Spring Career Expo. The Expo will include over 30 top-tier companies in fields like communications, manufacturing, healthcare, finance government, education, human services, retail, construction and industrial services. The Spring Career Expo is made possible by Gold sponsorships by Food Lion, Pepsico, Inc., and RAI, British American Tobacco.  Silver sponsors include Forsyth Tech, Herbalife, Panera Bread, Wells Fargo and WestRock. The Winston-Salem Urban League’s job and career programs are made possible through ongoing support from the Forsyth County United Way and Senior Services America, Inc. Prior to the...

FOR RELEASE MAY 9, 2018 WINSTON-SALEM URBAN LEAGUE PRESIDENT & CEO FEATURED IN 2018 STATE OF BLACK AMERICA WINSTON-SALEM – The National Urban League’s annual State of Black Americareport, which evaluates the relative social and economic status of African Americans, this year includes commentary from James Perry. "Right here in Winston-Salem, we're leading the charge to make lives better. Through our computer labs on 5th Street and Patterson Ave, we are constantly connecting our community to the digital revolution. People are always shocked when they step into my office and realize that it is a small but mighty digital studio...

Today is election day! So get our there and vote. Here are a few resources to help you out! Voting info: Sample Forsyth County Democratic ballot. Sample Forsyth County Republican ballot. Are you registered to vote? Check here. Get registered to vote today! Click here. List of all candidates in North Carolina. Partisan Groups: Forsyth County Democratic Party Forsyth County Republican Party North Carolina Green Party Non-Partisan Voting Advocacy Groups Common Cause NC Democracy NC League of Women Voters Later tonight, see election results here.   As a voter, You've got rights! c/o Democracy NC 1. HOURS. Each polling place is open between 6:30 am and 7:30 pm on Election Day. You must be allowed to vote if you are...

The Winston-Salem Urban League Career Expo is the premier Triad employment event. At the Expo, eager to hire employers will connect with several hundred job seekers. The Winston-Salem Urban League Career Expo is the first step to your new career. What: 2018 Spring Career Expo When: 9 am to 2 pm, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Where: Winston-Salem Urban League Event Center, 510 N. Trade Street, W-S, NC 27101 ...

The Strategic Advantage of Older Workers  Winston-Salem Urban League highlights the importance of 50+ talent during Older Americans Month Winston-Salem, NC, May 1, 2018 – This year Older Americans Month falls as both the national and local US economies reach near-record heights. With increasing discussion on how to maintain a competitive advantage in this marketplace, one universal theme from both policymakers and CEOs is the need for skilled talent to sustain economic growth.   The theme for Older American Month is “Engage at any Age,” highlighting that there’s no such thing as too old to engage in new endeavors. Winston-Salem Urban League in partnership...

PAINT | SIP | ART HOP Join the Winston Salem Urban League Young Professionals for Afro-Cuban Beats & Paint Event on Friday, May 4th. The paint and sip event will be in conjunction with Downtown Winston Salem's First Friday Gallery Hop. Afro-Cuban Beats & Paint will be facilitated by Erica Jones of Art by Fat Rozie. Enjoy delicious appetizers, wine, and listen to a dynamic Afro-Cuban beats playlist while you paint cigar women of Cuba. Come solo, with a group, ladies night, or for date night. Get your tickets today. DATE AND TIME Fri, May 4, 2018 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT LOCATION Winston Salem...

How you interview can determine whether or not you’re hired! Forsyth Tech and the Winston-Salem Urban League can help you brush up on your interview skills. You’ll learn to present yourself to employers as the perfect hire, be it a formal interview or job fair networking. DATE AND TIME Tue, May 15, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT LOCATION W-S Urban League - Main Office 201 W 5th St Winston-Salem, NC 27101 [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="Register Now" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.facebook.com/events/2090545717859284" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

In today’s competitive job market, an excellent resume is a must! Whether you’re dusting off your resume or starting from scratch, let Forsyth Tech and the Winston-Salem Urban League help make sure you’re presenting the best resume possible! DATE AND TIME Tue, May 15, 2018 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT LOCATION W-S Urban League 201 W 5th St Winston-Salem, NC 27101 [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="Register Now" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.facebook.com/events/163205504347232" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

In today’s competitive job market, an excellent resume is a must! Whether you’re dusting off your resume or starting from scratch, let Forsyth Tech and the Winston-Salem Urban League help make sure you’re presenting the best resume possible! DATE AND TIME Mon, May 14, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT LOCATION W-S Urban League Quality of Life Center 3441 Patterson Ave Winston-Salem, NC 27105 [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="Register Now" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.facebook.com/events/156925541813558" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

How you interview can determine whether or not you’re hired! Forsyth Tech and the Winston-Salem Urban League can help you brush up on your interview skills. You’ll learn to present yourself to employers as the perfect hire, be it a formal interview or job fair networking. DATE AND TIME Mon, May 14, 2018 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT LOCATION W-S Urban League Quality of Life Center 3441 Patterson Ave Winston-Salem, NC 27105 [edgtf_button size="" type="" text="Register Now" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.facebook.com/events/605877699773945" target="_self" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...