Milwaukee Urban League Archives

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]

Urban League partnership lights Hoan Bridge to honor Dr. King

January 21, 2021

On Monday, January 18, 2021, The Milwaukee Urban League in partnership with the Light the Hoan Collective lit the Daniel Hoan Memorial Bridge in red, green and black from sunset to 2:00 a.m. in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The bridge is used as a symbol of pride and unity for the… [Read More]

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]