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The Houston Area Urban League, founded in 1968, is a United Way agency affiliated with the National Urban League whose mission is to help African Americans and other minorities to secure economic self-reliance, parity, and civil rights. As a voice for poor and disadvantaged people of all races, the Houston Area Urban League has a long and distinguished record as an agency that offers tangible, lasting benefits to all members of the community without regard to age, sex, race, physical limitations, or ethnic background.


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Press Releases

Houston Area Urban League hosts a poignant conversation with Late South African President’s grandson, Zondwa Mandela

More Released on October 26, 2021

Houston Area Urban League Launches Center for Social Justice & Education to Empower Communities Across the Metropolitan Area

More Released on May 27, 2021