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A Successful End to Summer Youth Employment Program

During the first week of August, we ended our yearly Summer Youth Employment Program for 2017. Many of our participants had the opportunity to gain valuable work experience to begin or further their careers, providing skills such as resume writing,

August 08, 2017 by Employment

See the Head Start Advantage

The Head Start Advantage explores the lives of Head Start students, parents, and alumni working to envision and create a better world for all Americans. Get to know Head Start families and see firsthand how the program has given more

July 26, 2017 by Head Start

With Privilege Comes Responsibility – Giving Back with The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Nestled within the heart of ‘New’ Scottsdale, the Westin Kierland Resort gives visitors and guests a scenic view of Arizona’s beautiful landscape. Featuring a variety of spacious rooms, a golf course and club, a water park with The Kierland FlowRider

May 19, 2017 by GPUL Events

Grand Canyon University

GCU and the Value of Community Service

For 65 years, Grand Canyon University has been a gateway of success for scholars and industry leaders within the Phoenix valley. The university has invested millions into their school to help improve the quality of academic offerings and student experience,

April 11, 2017 by GPUL Events

Alan 'AP' Powell

Turning Contacts into Contracts – The Community Strategy of AP Powell

“Growing up in the inner city of Louisville, Kentucky, I felt part of my legacy would be making a difference in other people’s lives. So I wake up thinking how can I make other people’s lives better.” This was said

April 11, 2017 by GPUL Events

2017 Young Award honorees

Sowing the Seeds of Social Equality and Innovation: Meet the 2017 Award Recipients

Social change and empowerment blossoms from the dedication and commitment of individuals that are willing to give of themselves and their organizations.  Helping those in need is often a higher calling for these heroes, who generally go unsung and often

April 04, 2017 by GPUL Events

Meet the Man Behind the Award – Whitney M. Young, Jr

“We are the social engineers, we are the strategists, we are the planners, we are the people who worked at the level of policy-making, policy implementation, the highest echelons of the corporate community, the highest echelons of the government community,

March 20, 2017 by GPUL Events

Providing the Future to our young people

Last year, the graduation rate for America’s high school was at a modern high, reaching to 83.2%. This is of course great news for the future of our children and their education, however while this rate might not reflect the

March 02, 2017 by College Prep

Home is Where Your Heart Is

What does it mean to have a safe and stable home? After the housing market crash, many Americans and their families found themselves losing their homes or barely able to afford the ability to purchase one. The stresses of these

March 02, 2017 by Housing

 

FEATURED STORIES

With Privilege Comes Responsibility – Giving Back with The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Nestled within the heart of ‘New’ Scottsdale, the Westin Kierland Resort gives visitors and guests...

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GCU and the Value of Community Service

For 65 years, Grand Canyon University has been a gateway of success for scholars and...

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Turning Contacts into Contracts – The Community Strategy of AP Powell

“Growing up in the inner city of Louisville, Kentucky, I felt part of my legacy...

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Sowing the Seeds of Social Equality and Innovation: Meet the 2017 Award Recipients

Social change and empowerment blossoms from the dedication and commitment of individuals that are willing...

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Meet the Man Behind the Award – Whitney M. Young, Jr

“We are the social engineers, we are the strategists, we are the planners, we are...

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Providing the Future to our young people

Last year, the graduation rate for America’s high school was at a modern high, reaching...

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Home is Where Your Heart Is

What does it mean to have a safe and stable home? After the housing market...

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Give Children a Head Start

What if you could give a child a head start in life? Not just in...

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Come Celebrate 70 Years of Excellence

Since 1945, the Greater Phoenix Urban League has worked to help individuals who confront hardships...

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Give to Empower

What does a donation to the Greater Phoenix Urban League mean? It means you help...

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