Atlanta Urban League President Nancy Flake Johnson expresses anger over wages

Nancy Flake Johnson became president and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Atlanta in 2008. She has also served as vice president of Programs for the Detroit Urban League and led Howard University’s Small Business Development Center. Johnson, a Howard University and DePaul University graduate, promotes empowering people and communities as well as economic […]

Terri Vaughn, David Banner honored at Urban League Atlanta luncheon

Urban League of Greater Atlanta held its 4th Annual Spirit of the League Awards Luncheon where they honored actress Terri Vaughn, producer and rapper David Banner, inventor Trista Selmar-Steed, Darold Palmore and Lucia Sims. Entertainment was provided by poet Hank Stewart, saxophonist Antonio Allen and keyboardist Kenny Banks. DeMarco Morgan was the afternoon’s master of […]

Free small-business workshop sponsored by Wells Fargo and Urban League

Small businesses will learn “Where Is the Money!” at May 21 Wells Fargo and Urban League workshop Experts will help entrepreneurs learn how to obtain loans and credit Small business entrepreneurs will go on a quest to find out “Where Is the Money!” at a free workshop on Tuesday, May 21. The workshop, which is sponsored […]