Memphis Urban League

Empowering Communities. Changing Lives.
Memphis Urban League Mission
The Memphis Urban League’s (MUL) mission is to assist African-Americans, the underserved, and economically disadvantaged to expand economic opportunities, and secure equality, power and civil rights. We carry forth our mission by helping adults attain economic self-sufficiency through employment preparation and job placement, and by helping our youth excel academically and socially by providing the resources they need for success in school and beyond.

Contact Info

Memphis Urban League
413 N Cleveland St, Memphis, TN 38104
Phone: 901.272.2491

About Us
The Memphis Urban League is an interracial, non-profit, nonpartisan, community-based organization that provides direct services and policy advocacy to help individuals and communities reach their full potential. Primarily working with African-Americans, the underserved and economically disadvantaged, we work to close equality gaps for people at all economic levels and stages of life.
Services & Programs

Save our sons

Key program components combine educational, life and social skills that help to make this age category desirable employees of the workforce. These skills sets give the participants the tools required for achieving economic sustainability. The desired outcome is sustainable long-term employment with an understanding of the supply and demand workforce economic pipeline.

Workforce & economic development

The Memphis Urban League’s Department of Workforce & Economic Development was designed to address the employment needs of two constituencies–skilled workers who seek assistance in securing job opportunities and employers who need qualified applicants to fill job vacancies within the Memphis metropolitan statistical area.

Through a series of professional development workshops and innovative projects and events, such as job fairs, specialized recruitment sessions, and networking opportunities, the Department of Workforce and Economic Development assists individuals in creating meaningful professional contacts that enhance their marketability and ultimately assist them in securing employment while simultaneously serving as an invaluable recruitment source to local companies.

Computer training

The training provided is based on a curriculum that is dedicated to innovative approaches to life long learning.

The Memphis Urban League Computer Training Center has been committed to empowering and equipping over 3000 students to achieve the marketable skill sets that will help them achieve economic independence and become productive citizens in the workforce.

The Memphis Urban League has provided training for over 25 years in the fields of: Computer
Training, Professional Development and Job Readiness Skills. We are dedicated to serving the community; while ensuring that job seekers are prepared to enter the workforce.

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