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The Passing of Mr. Wendell G Freeland, Esq.

We salute our dear friend and champion Wendell G. Freeland, Esq. at his passing. Wendell served as Chairman of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh’s Board of Directors from 1962-1967. Prior to becoming Board Chair, Wendell chaired the Board’s Education Committee and established the paradigm for dialogue between the African American community and the Pittsburgh Public [...]

2014-01-27T14:11:34+00:00 January 27th, 2014|Making News, Uncategorized|

29th Annual Urban League Sunday

Join us on Sunday February 9, 2014 at the 29th Annual Urban League Sunday from 4 to 6 pm Ebenezer Baptist Church 2001 Wylie Ave, Pittsburgh, PA. Hosted by Reverend Dr. Vincent Campbell and the the Ebenezer Baptist Church Congregation with keynote speaker Reverend Dr. William H Curtis Mt Ararat Baptist Church of Pittsburgh, PA [...]

2013-12-13T01:41:17+00:00 December 13th, 2013|Events, Uncategorized|

Ronald H Brown Leadership Awards Gala 2013

Ronald H. Brown Leadership Awards Gala December 6, 2013 West Club Lounge at Heinz Field 100 Art Rooney Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15212 The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh Requests the Pleasure of Your Company at the Ronald H. Brown Leadership Awards Gala Friday, December 6, 2013 West Club Lounge at Heinz Field Silent Auction and [...]

2013-10-30T04:55:14+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Events, Uncategorized|

State of Black Pittsburgh 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers past and present and their parents joined Urban League President & CEO Esther L. Bush, Urban League Board Chair Annie Hanna Cestra , and Board member Andrew Stockey in a discussion of what it takes to raise children into self-reliant adulthood at the State of Black Pittsburgh 2012, which was held at Carnegie [...]

2013-07-15T13:47:23+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Events, Making News, Uncategorized|

Kick Off of 95th Anniversary of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh and URBAN LEAGUE SUNDAY 2013

The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh kicked off its 95th Anniversary Year on 2013 with events beginning on February 9th and 10th, 2013, under the Honorary Chairs Judy and Ron Davenport, Ann and Leon Haley, and Nancy and Milt Washington. Past and present members and supporters of the Urban League attended the regional premier screening [...]

2013-07-15T13:47:19+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Events, Making News, Uncategorized|
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