Welcome to the Birmingham Urban League Online,
a resource for information regarding our programs and
services, staff, special events and community partners.
The Birmingham Urban League is an affiliate of the
National Urban League, the nation’s oldest and largest
community-based movement devoted to empowering
underserved individuals particilarly African Americans in
the Birmingham community to enter the social and
The Urban League employs a five-point strategy, tailored to local needs, in order to implement the mission of our movement
Education and Youth Empowerment
Health and Quality of Life Empowerment
Civic Engagement and Leadership Empowerment
Civil Rights and Racial Justice Empowerment
We invite you to explore this site for volunteer and membership opportunities
Your support enables the Urban League to help individuals and families avoid foreclosure; educate prospective home buyers; assist unemployed job seekers and juvenile offenders; conduct community-based fianancial education sessions; provide educational enrichment opportunities for middle and high school students and develop the next generation of community leaders.
“I pledge to responsibly commit my time and talent to ensure that the nation is empowered to achieve the following goals by 2025”
1. Every American child is ready for college, work and life
2. Every American has access to jobs with a living wage and good benefits.
3. Every American lives in safe, decent, affordable and energy-efficient housing on fair terms.
4. Every American has access to quality and affordable health care solutions.