Human Services

Urban League Of Northwest Indiana, Inc.

Gary, IN

Mission

Our Movement: The Urban League movement was founded in 1910. The National Urban League, headquartered in New York City, spearheads our nonprofit, nonpartisan, community based movement. The heart of the Urban League movement is our professionally staffed Urban League affiliates in over 100 cities in 34 states and the District of Columbia.
 

The mission of the Urban League of Northwest Indiana, Inc., works to promote, encourage, and enhance services to improve the social, educational, and economic conditions of African Americans and other minority groups in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties.
 
Our movement promotes neighborhood community collaborations towards the improvement, capacity building, and awareness of citizens in areas of education, financial literacy, health/wellness, civic/civil leadership, and diversity throughout Lake, Porter, and LaPorter Counties through direct services, advocacy, referrals, research, policy analysis, collaboration and communications.

Ruling Year

1951

Principal Officer

Ms. Vanessa Allen

Main Address

3101 Broadway

Gary, IN 46409 USA

Keywords

urban league, Northwest Indiana, civil rights

EIN

35-1178594

 Number

2317677246

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Urban League (P22)

Civil Rights, Social Action, and Advocacy N.E.C. (R99)

Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (S20)

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Financials

Urban League Of Northwest Indiana, Inc.

Fiscal year: Jan 01 - Dec 31

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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