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Connect to Housing and Job Training:
The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh is a HUD-certified housing counseling agency with a wide variety of programs. Our Housing Department is funded through federal, county and city housing grants designed to help stabilize the current housing situation of residents in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. The department also runs programs aimed at preventing homelessness, keeping families together and hunger relief.
URBAN SENIOR JOBS PROGRAM
The goal of economic self-reliance is one of the pillars of the Urban League movement. To achieve self-reliance, we must ensure that everyone has equal access to successful employment. The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh provides that access through a wide range of services designed for a diverse workforce with varying needs. Our staff help jobseekers find opportunities for financial self-sufficiency and security.
Are you a senior looking to develop or update your skills for the job market?
Enroll Students in Leadership and Cutting Edge Tech Programs:
Youth Leadership Development
Our leadership programs are cutting edge, from our Youth Leadership Development to our STEAM programs, they are designed to inspire, encourage, lead and cultivate young African Americans to excel academically. Our BFLDI and BMDLI programs are creating the new leaders of tomorrow while our TECH U Suite which includes Computer Programming 101, Techno Teens, Digital Connectors and Stem Girlz are preparing our students for the jobs of tomorrow. For more information, choose from one of the following:
Champion Educational Civil Rights, Equity
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
ESSA advances the promise that all students – from pre-kindergarten to postsecondary, including low-income students, students of color, students with disabilities, English Learners, and other historically marginalized students – have access to a world-class education that prepares them for college, career, and life.