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Veterans Mental Health Breakfast

Veterans Mental Health Breakfast

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 [...]

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Community Business of the Month: Other Suns Event Center

Community Business of the Month: Other Suns Event Center

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 [...]

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Black Philanthropy Initiative Grants $25,000 to Advance Racial Equity in Education

Black Philanthropy Initiative Grants $25,000 to Advance Racial Equity in Education

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 [...]

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2019-20 Emerging Leaders Program Application – Deadline September 6, 2019

2019-20 Emerging Leaders Program Application – Deadline September 6, 2019

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 [...]

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Community Business of the Month: Zaria’s Milk

Community Business of the Month: Zaria’s Milk

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 [...]

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Job Board — Early August

Job Board — Early August

Part Time Sales Leads Generator - Winston-Salem, NC Sears Holdings Corporation  -  Winston-Salem, NCView detailsto share this job Req/Job ID: 979261BR Employing Entity: Transform SR Home Improvement Products LLC Employment Category: Regular, Part-time Job Function: Sales Store ID: 24608: SHP Greensboro S & I $1,000 Sign....Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N61282895R74661?src=email Job Req ID: 979261BR-2168 Posted 2 days ago Part Time Sales Leads Generator [...]

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Job Board — Mid July

Job Board — Mid July

Store Manager II Burlington Stores  -  Winston Salem, NCView detailsto share this job **LOCATION** 7770 N Point Blvd Winston Salem NC US 27106 **Overview** If you are interested in growing your retail management career with one of the largest and fastest growing off-price....Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N61021470R74661?src=email Job Req ID: 2018-88966 Posted 330 days ago Tooling Engineer AREVO Group  -  Yadkinville, NCView detailsto share this job [...]

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WSUL VENDOR BAZAAR

WSUL VENDOR BAZAAR

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 [...]

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Job Board — Early July

Job Board — Early July

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....Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N60660980R74661?src=email Job Req ID: 979261BR-2168 Posted 1 day ago Part Time Sales Leads [...]

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Winston-Salem Urban League honors Community Leaders, welcomes 2020 Board of Directors

Winston-Salem Urban League honors Community Leaders, welcomes 2020 Board of Directors

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: [...]

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Job Board — Mid June

Job Board — Mid June

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 .... Application URL: http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N60439630R74661?src=email Job Req ID: 977494BR-2168 Posted 8 days ago Customer Service - Apparel Kmart Corporation  -  Clemmons, NC View detailsto share this job Req/Job [...]

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Community Business of the Month: Lean Back Soul Food

Community Business of the Month: Lean Back Soul Food

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 [...]

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Job Board — Early June

Job Board — Early June

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 [...]

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Job Board — Mid May

Job Board — Mid May

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 [...]

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SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 20, 2019

SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL MAY 20, 2019

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, [...]

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Young Professionals June Mixer

Young Professionals June Mixer

Join us for the Winston-Salem Urban League Young Professionals End of Fiscal Year Mixer! We'll elect new officers, thank current officers, give awards to volunteers and have a great time. So join us for food, drinks and networking all in the spirit of giving back to community. RSVP

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Community Business of the Month: Ta’Nisha Monique Cupcakes

Community Business of the Month: Ta’Nisha Monique Cupcakes

www.tanishamoniquecupcakes.netPhone: 336-602-45951318 North Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 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 [...]

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2019 Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

Join us for the Winston-Salem Urban League 2019 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 on successes from the current year and share his vision for the new fiscal year. RSVP Now

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2019 State of Black America

2019 State of Black America

The 2019 State of Black America, Getting 2 Equal: United Not Divided, focuses on the state of the Black vote with an emphasis on its power—and heightened vulnerability to suppression. READ NOW

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Job Board — Early May

Job Board — Early May

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 [...]

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Mental Health Seminar: User Friendly Service

Mental Health Seminar: User Friendly Service

Purchase tickets. The Winston Salem Urban League’s (WSUL) Human Service Professionals Seminar will be held on May 23, 2019, from 9 am to 1 pm at Footnote, 634 W. 4th Street St. The seminar, held in partnership with the Mental Health Association in Forsyth County, will provide human services workers with cutting edge training on [...]

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Black Women Made Visible: Melissa Harris-Perry in Conversation with dream hampton and Andrea Ritchie

Black Women Made Visible: Melissa Harris-Perry in Conversation with dream hampton and Andrea Ritchie

RSVP now Join Melissa Harris-Perry for a conversation with dream hampton and Andrea Richie. Time magazine recently named award-winning filmmaker, writer, and organizer dream hampton among its 100 most influential people. Her most recent work, “Surviving R. Kelly”, Lifetime Television (2019), broke ratings records and had wide and far- reaching impact. Andrea Ritchie is a Black lesbian [...]

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Job Board — Late April

Job Board — Late April

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 [...]

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YP Career Day

YP Career Day

Register here. The YP Career Day is an opportunity for students ages 13 - 18 to engage with, and learn from, young professionals about non-traditional careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). During the YP Career Day, it is anticipated that students will have the following opportunities: Hear from college career counselor about [...]

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Job Board — Mid April

Job Board — Mid April

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 [...]

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Action Steps: HB 490, 518 & 519

Action Steps: HB 490, 518 & 519

HB 490 & HB 518 SPEAK against HB 490 at the State and Local Government Committee hearing at the North Carolina State Capitol on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 10 am in hearing rooms 1228/1327 LB. WRITE a letter to the editor of the Winston-Salem Journal and the Winston-Salem Chronicle. Visit www.journalnow.com and www.wschronicle.com. CALL [...]

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Colors of Crisis Forum – Exploring Voter Disenfranchisement

Colors of Crisis Forum – Exploring Voter Disenfranchisement

The Colors of Crisis Forum will explore the warning signs of disenfranchisement in Forsyth County. In particular, the forum will tackle the following controversial, recently filed bills: HB 490, HB 518 and HB 519. Revered Paul Ford of First Baptist Church will serve as forum moderator. Generally, questions will be submitted on note cards. RSVP [...]

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Here’s how YOU can push back against the effort to silence black voters in Winston-Salem.

Here’s how YOU can push back against the effort to silence black voters in Winston-Salem.

Sign the Color of Change petition calling for the withdrawal of HB 519. Click here to sign-up!Email Representatives Lambeth and Conrad and tell them you oppose HB519. Click here to email Rep. Lambeth. Click here to email Rep. Conrad.Attend our Colors of Crisis Forum on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 7 pm at First Baptist Church located at 700 Highland Ave. Click here to RSVP.Submit a letter [...]

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NAACP and Urban League call on Reps Conrad and Lambeth to withdraw discriminatory bill

NAACP and Urban League call on Reps Conrad and Lambeth to withdraw discriminatory bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Contact: James Perryjames@wsurban.org336.725.5614 The Winston-Salem Chapter of the NAACP and Winston-Salem Urban League call on Representatives Debra Conrad and Donny Lambeth to withdraw racially discriminatory House Bill 519. If passed, House Bill 519, short titled, Revise W-S Charter/Elections/Redistricting, would merge three majority African-American council districts, all currently represented by African-American Women, into a single district. The two [...]

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