Welcome to the
Black Renaissance 2.0
EMPOWERMENT | OPPORTUNITY | SERVICE
We empower Bay Area African Americans and underserved communities to achieve their highest true social parity, economic self-reliance, power, and civil rights. The League promotes economic empowerment through education, job training, housing, community development, workforce development, leadership programs, entrepreneurship, health, sustainability, and quality of life.
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HOLIDAY EMPOWERMENT RECEPTION
Join us for the Urban League Bay Area's Third Annual Holiday Empowerment Reception! Celebrate the holiday season with a photo opportunity with Black Santa, enjoy festive refreshments, and while supplies last, pick up a toy for your loved ones. Don't miss this chance to spread holiday cheer in our community!
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Oakland City Center
Youth Peace Ambassadors Program
The United Nations Security Council adopted unanimously, on December 9th 2015, a ground-breaking resolution on Youth, Peace and Security which recognizes that “young people play an important and positive role in the maintenance and promotion of international peace and security”. Join the author of this resolution with us on the 8th anniversary December 9th 2023, to kickoff our Urban League Bay Area Youth Ambassadors program! Interested youth in High School or Middle School learn more and apply today.
Entrepreneurship 101 Program
Our Entrepreneurship 101 Certificate program for small business entrepreneurs will cover a range of topics and provide practical knowledge and skills that are essential for starting and running a successful business. Sessions will be virtual with in person orientation and graduation including networking opportunities.
The purpose of this program is to empower small business owners with a deeper understanding of how to build a thriving business, and impart the invaluable skills essential for cultivating a robust return on investment. The program will cover a range of topics including Business Planning, Marketing & Sales, Finance Management, Technology and Digital Tools, and much more. Our goal is to ignite your ambition and prepare you to take that bold leap towards your entrepreneurial dreams.
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BLACK EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP ACCELERATOR
CURRENT PROGRAM DATES:
We are currently scheduling program dates for our next cohort. You can submit your application in advance below, and we will let you know immediately when the schedule is finalized. You can also send us questions at email@example.com
The Black Executive Leadership Accelerator is a vehicle for professionals from African American and underrepresented communities to develop critical leadership skills, navigate accelerating change in the business ecosystem, and strengthen their impact. Throughout the virtual program, participants will reflect upon modern opportunities and challenges that African American leaders face.
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Upcoming and Recent Events
- Sun, Sep 24Children's FairylandSep 24, 2023, 12:00 PM – Sep 25, 2023, 2:00 PMChildren's Fairyland, 699 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
- Sat, Sep 23Oakland Museum of CaliforniaSep 23, 2023, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PMOakland Museum of California, 1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA