Did you know that only 19% of Arizona high school students graduate college?
The Greater Phoenix Urban League’s Education Programs are working to address this issue.
Did you know, 8% of disadvantaged workers In Arizona are Unemployed?
The Greater Phoenix Urban League’s Employment Program is working to address this issue.
Did you know that several areas in Phoenix were ranked among the 50 healthiest US housing markets?
We have several programs to help you focus on keeping or obtaining a home of your own.
Who we are
The Greater Phoenix Urban League is one of the 94 affiliates of the National Urban League. While there is still much to be done, the GPUL works on behalf of those in need and has literally touched thousands of lives in the City of Phoenix and surrounding areas.
Our Executive Leadership
The Board of Directors is responsible for the general oversight, direction, and management of the Greater Phoenix Urban League organization.
President & CEO
Treasurer Attorney at Sherman & Howard, LLC
CEO & Chief Creative, Change3 Enterprises LLC
Corporate Public Affairs, Southwest Gas Corporation
Dealership Manager - Scottsdale, Enterprise Car Sales
Community Affairs and the APS Foundation, APS
Sr. Safety Manager, West Business Unit, Walmart Stores US
Founder, Academy of Excellence
Senior VPEducational Outreach and Student Services, Arizona State University
Mortgage Lending Officer, NY Community Bank
Sr.VP- Wealth Management, UBS
Exec VP, Willis Towers Watson
Our mission is to equip the disadvantaged with tools to achieve economic and social equality through programs in child development, education, job readiness and housing.
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Make a Difference — Make a Donation
GPUL support for programs and services comes entirely from private individuals, associations, foundations, and businesses that believe in the GPUL mission. Since GPUL is a 501C (3) non-profit, Greater Phoenix Urban League donors are allowed to claim tax deductions for their financial contributions. By making a donation, you help the GPUL to continue to provide much needed social services to residents around the Valley.