YouthBuild Aims to Construct Strong Students

Bria Beckley seems like a typical college student: tired, frazzled perhaps, but determined. Scratch the surface and it becomes clear that Beckley’s path to Monroe Community College was a long and bumpy one.

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Google Grant Helps Urban League Address Achievement Gap For African Americans

This summer the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle will be bringing back Summer University, thanks to new funding from Google....

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Lauryn

Lauryn is an active member of the Project Ready: Mentor program in the Houston Area Urban League....

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Jordan

Jordan is an active member of the Project Ready: Mentor program at the Fort Wayne Urban League. At 13 years of age, Jordan is a Youth Advocate, Published Author, and National Speaker....

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Cheyney

Cheyney enrolled in the Louisville Urban League’s Project Ready program, in September 2013. Upon entering the program she expressed interest in majoring in communications, hoping for a career in radio or television broadcasting....

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