Milwaukee Urban League Archives

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]

Milwaukee Urban League and the Medical College of Wisconsin hosts 100 Doctors event

September 12, 2019

On Thursday, September 5, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) hosted medical professionals, physicians and health educators from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) at a special reception at Milwaukee Medical College, 8701 W. Watertown Plank Rd. This event was part of the Milwaukee Urban League’s celebration of its 100th anniversary. The event was co-hosted… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League fills backpacks for ‘Stuff the Bag’ event

August 29, 2019

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) staff, the MUL Guild, and the MUL Young Professionals teamed together with Merrill Lynch Financial Advisors for a “Stuff the Bags” back-to-school service project. The volunteers filled more than 140 backpacks to be distributed to schools in MUL’s neighborhood schools program, including OW Holmes, Auer… [Read More]

MUL Young Professionals host scholarship award ceremony

July 4, 2019

On Thursday, June 20, 2019, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) Young Professionals hosted the annual Dr. Wesley L. Scott Scholarship award ceremony at Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Alumni Partnership Center, 1120 N. Broadway. This year the Young Professionals awarded three $1,000 scholarship to Milwaukee area college bound students during their general body meeting. The guest… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrates 100 years by honoring 100 men

June 27, 2019

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) in celbration of its 100th anniversary hosted “100 Men for 100 Years.” More than 100 male leaders came together for an evening of networking and fun. This special event was hosted at Fred’s Pub at MillerCoors. The evening ended with each attendee donating $100 to support… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrates 34th Black and White Ball and 100th Anniversary

June 13, 2019

On Saturday, June 6, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League hosted its 34th Annual Black & White Ball at The Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave. This year’s theme, “100 Years Empowering Communities, Changing Lives,” marked the 100th anniversary of the MUL. Started in 1985, the Black & White Ball’s goal is to promote diversity and… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League Guild hosts ‘Annual Health Awareness Day’

May 30, 2019

On Saturday, May 18, 2019, The Milwaukee Urban League Guild (MULG) hosted their annual “Health Awareness Day,” at the Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, 2819 W. Richardson Place. The focus of this year’s Health Awareness Day was “Combating Obesity in the Community!” The event had information booths, sessions, and demonstrations on everything from Tai Chi, nutrition,… [Read More]