Milwaukee Urban League Archives

Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘To Whom Does the Black Vote Matter?’

April 7, 2022

On Friday, March 22, 2022, The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) Guild sat down with party leaders to have the conversation of why the black vote is important to either party when there seems to be a disconnect of urgency on our issues after the election. The event entitled ‘To Whom Does the Black Vote… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrate the joy of reading at Auer Avenue School

March 17, 2022

Reading can be fun! And on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) President and CEO Dr. Eve M. Hall and MUL staff celebrated national “Read Across America Day 2022,” at Auer Avenue Elementary School, 2319 W. Auer Ave. Dr. Hall read the book ‘The Fintastic Fishsitter’ by Mo O’Hara to 3rd grade students,… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrates ’61st Equal Opportunity Day’

March 3, 2022

On Wednesday, February 23, 2022, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) hosted its 61st Equal Opportunity Day at the Pfister Hotel downtown. Since its inception, Equal Opportunity Day unites leaders while celebrating the accomplishments of our aspiring youth and leaders and raises awareness of our most pressing community challenges while raising funds to directly support programs… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League and Lands’ End donate boots to Auer Avenue student

February 24, 2022

The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (MUL), in partnership with Lands’ End, donated 172 pairs of boots for the total student population at Auer Avenue Elementary School, under the leadership of Principal Dr. Zanetta Walker. This project was spearheaded by MUL’s Community School Coordinator, Kimberly Bikulcius, and MUL’s Education Manager Thomas McCreary. Pictured at the give-away… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts Holiday Bazaar at Auer Avenue School

January 6, 2022

On Monday, December 20, 2021, the Milwaukee Urban League and Auer Avenue School hosted the annual Holiday Bazaar at the school, located at 2319 West Auer Ave. The Holdiay Bazaar provides Auer students the opportunity to shop for holiday presents as well as participate in a day of joy. Students purchased tickets and used them… [Read More]

Happy Holidays from everyone at the Greater Milwaukee Urban League

December 23, 2021

Wishing you and your family a holiday season filled with peace, hope, good health and prosperity.

Milwaukee Urban League hosts ’36th Annual Black and White Ball’

November 11, 2021

On Saturday, November 6, 2021, the Milwaukee Branch of the Urban League (MUL) hosted their “36th Annual Black and White Ball,” at the Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave. The Black and White Ball is one of Wisconsin’s premier social events of the year and once again the MUL was able to hold the event… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League Guild hosts 2nd Annual Art Show

September 30, 2021

On Sunday, September 26, 2021, the Milwaukee Urban League Guild (MULG) hosted their “2nd Annual Art Show” at the Greenwood Park Art Gallery and Framing, 4233 W. Fond du Lac Ave. Admission to the art show was free and featured art from local African American artists and highlighted a hidden gem in the community. There… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Auer Avenue Community Resource Fair’

September 23, 2021

On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, The Milwaukee Urban League along with partner Auer Avenue Community School, 2319 W. Auer Ave, hosted a “Community Resource Fair,” to provide resources and support for Auer Avenue students, families and community members. The event included free COVID-19 vaccinations, backpacks and school supplies for students, and information and resources for… [Read More]

MUL welcomes students and families back-to-school

September 2, 2021

On Saturday, August 28, 2021, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and its generous partners Great Lakes Coca-Cola, Target, Spectrum, Nosotros Hair Studio, Pretty Girls Are Educated, Sharp Literacy, Walgreen’s and America’s Black Holocaust Museum joined together to prepare students and their families for a fun and successful start to the 2021-22 school year. MUL’s “Family… [Read More]