Milwaukee Urban League Archives

MUL hosts ’35th Annual Black and White Ball,’ virtually of course

December 10, 2020

As the saying goes, “The show must go on” and the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) put on quite a show despite a pandemic. The “35th Annual Black and White Ball,’ was held on Saturday, November 21, 2020, safely on-line of course. The decision to hold the event virtually this year was an easy one. With… [Read More]

MUL and Target host ‘Thanksgiving Feast and Winter Warm-up’ at Auer Ave. School

December 3, 2020

On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and Target warmed up the hearts of children at Auer Avenue Elementary School, 2319 W. Auer Ave., with a “Thanksgiving Feast and Winter Warm-up.” Turkey dinners were distributed as were coats, hats and gloves for all of the 173 students of the school. Distribution was… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrates Halloween at Auer Avenue Elementary School

November 12, 2020

On Friday, October 30, 2020, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) helped the students of Auer Avenue Elementary School, 2319 W. Auer Ave., celebrate Halloween in a safe way. Students were greeted by school Principal Dr. Zanetta Walker; her staff; MUL President and CEO Dr. Eve M. Hall; and MUL volunteers dressed for a “Halloween Munch… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League urges Black voters to ‘Reclaim Your Vote!’

September 10, 2020

On Saturday, September 5, 2020, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) hosted a press conference at its offices, 435 W. North Ave., announcing its new voter engagement initiative, “Reclaim Your Vote.” Partnering with local organizations and business through the upcoming election on November 3, 2020, the “Get Out the Vote” efforts and activities will focus on… [Read More]

Personal Message on COVID-19 from Eve M. Hall, President, Milwaukee Urban League

April 16, 2020

Greetings, I am sending you this personal message as President and CEO of the Milwaukee Urban League because we need each other now more than ever. It is only through unity and compassion that we will overcome our feelings of isolation and find new ways to support one another. This week represents the first month… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League Guild share the love of reading with Auer Ave. students

February 20, 2020

On Friday, February 14, 2020, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and the Milwaukee Urban League Guild (MULG) launched a brand new community services initiative called, “If You Love Me, Let Me Read to You!” The program was spearheaded by MUL President and CEO Dr. Eve M. Hall (center), and launched at Auer Avenue School, 2319… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts 60th Equal Opportunity Day Luncheon

December 19, 2019

On Wednesday, December 11, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) hosted the 60th Annual Equal Opportunity Day Luncheon at the Pfister Hotel, 424 E. Wisconsin Ave. The Equal Opportunity Day Luncheon is a significant event, not only because it helps to reinforce the importance of diversity and equal opportunity, but it also generates funds which… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Lunch and Learn’ on county budget

November 7, 2019

On Friday, November 1, 2019, the Milwaukee Urban League hosted a “Lunch and Learn” at the Milwaukee Urban League offices, 435 West North Ave. The topic of this “Lunch and Learn” was, “2020 City of Milwaukee-County Budgets Overview and Q&A.” The informative program discussed what goes into making an annual city or county budget. From… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League and Merrill Lynch host Career Night & Networking event

October 16, 2019

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and Merrill Lynch-Milwaukee hosted a career night and networking event at the Merrill Lynch offices, 833 E. Michigan St. The event highlighted Merrill Lynch’s Financial Advisor Development Program (FADP). Merrill Lynch has a long history of hiring, training, developing and successfully graduating some of the… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals celebrate 20 year anniversary with ‘Professional Development Conference’

September 26, 2019

On Saturday, September 21, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League’s Young Professionals (MULYP) celebrated a successful 20 years by hosting a Personal and Professional Development Conference focused on “The Legacy of Leadership: Impact Driven Philanthropy,” at the Harley Davidson University Building, 3700 W. Juneau Ave. Started in 1998 MULYP serves as the oldest young professional organization… [Read More]