National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today issued the following statement in response to the announcement by Comcast NBCUniversal that it will indefinitely extend its Internet Essentials program:
Today, President Obama announced the appointment of Marc H. Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, to a key Administration post: Member, President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans.
For the first time since President Obama took office, a group of African American civil rights leaders presented President Obama with a formal agenda.
National Urban League Virtual Career & Networking Fair is an online career event where job seekers and employers can interact with each other in a live, 3-D virtual environment.
This year, as Congress prepares for the upcoming mid-term election in November, the Urban League Movement prepares to bring attention to issue of unemployment, income inequality and "The Great Divide" in our community that prevents so many from realizing their American dream.
Sometimes we have our very own "hero" -- in our midst; such was the case with Wendell G. Freeland. Mr. Freeland, who died on January 24th, served as a Board member and Officer (Senior Vice President) of the National Urban League (1967-1975). For many years, Mr.