Milwaukee Urban League Archives

Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘The 37th Black & White Ball’

November 10, 2022

On Saturday, November 5, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) hosted their annual “Black & White Ball” at the Wisconsin Center, 400 West Wisconsin Ave. More than 1,100 Milwaukee-area business and community leaders, including many area CEOs, came together to attend the GMUL’s annual fundraiser. The evening included a red carpet walk, pre-event with… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts open house for new satellite office

October 27, 2022

On Wednesday, October 13, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League celebrated the grand opening of their new satellite site located at 3410 W. Silver Spring Dr. (inside the World Outreach Building) with a open house. Members of the community and the public were invited to take part with refreshments, tours, door prizes, information on employment,… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League honors local principals

October 13, 2022

On Thursday, September 29, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) hosted a “Principal Recognition Program” at America’s Black Holocaust Museum, 401 West North Avenue. This event recognized all the principals of elementary and high schools that the Greater Milwaukee Urban League is partnered with for their dedication, service and commitment to the youth of… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League Guild hosts 3rd Annual Art Show

September 29, 2022

On Sunday, September 18, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) Guild hosted their 3rd Annual Art Show at Greenwood Gallery and Framing, 4233 W. Fond du Lac Avenue, which is owned by Guild member Fredrick Robinson, Jr. The event was free to the public; guests were asked to bring school supplies to help assist… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League helps welcome Auer Avenue students back-to-school

September 22, 2022

On Tuesday, September 6, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) and the Auer Avenue Community School staff welcomed the 2022/2023 class of students back to school with a red carpet celebration, to help kick off the school year. Auer Ave. Teachers, GMUL volunteers and other members of the community gathered to cheer on students… [Read More]

GMUL awards laptops to 40 students and 10 scholarships

June 30, 2022

On Tuesday, June 14, 2022, The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) and Kohler Co., teamed up to present 40 local high school graduates laptops as part of the ” The Greater Milwaukee Urban League Annual Laptop Awards Ceremony,” at the Milwaukee County Zoo Peck Pavilion. GMUL President and CEO Dr. Eve M. Hall and other… [Read More]

‘Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Carver Academy 8th Grade Picnic

June 16, 2022

On Friday, June 10, 2022, The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) sponsored George Washington Carver Academy’s 8th Grade picnic celebration. During the celebration the students enjoyed good food and fun activities before moving on to a new grade next year. Pictured are staff from GMUL Angela Callender, Anthony Weston, and Thomas McCreary, Vanessa Brown, Carver… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League celebrates graduates of GTE program

June 9, 2022

On Friday May 6, 2022, Pathways High School welcomed the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) and Kohler Company to their school. These two organizations work in conjunction with the Graduate To Employment (GTE) Program. The GTE Program was designed by GMUL to worked with school-aged students who may be unsure about their education path and… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Man In The Mirror’ event

June 2, 2022

On Thursday, May 19, 2022, The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) hosted their “Man In The Mirror” event at America’s Black Holocaust Museum, 401 W. North Ave. The intent of the event was to improve the GMUL mentoring of youth presence in the city of Milwaukee. They welcomed four speakers from the community to share… [Read More]

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]