Our Mission

To enable African Americans and other disadvantaged persons to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

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What We Do

  • Ensure that children are well-educated and equipped for economic self-reliance
  • Help adults attain economic self-sufficiency through jobs, entrepreneurship, and wealth creation
  • Assistance in gaining access to quality affordable healthcare for all
  • Secure civil rights by removing barriers to equal participation in the economic and social mainstream.
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Who We Serve

  • Elementary, middle, and high-school students and their parents or guardians
  • Adults seeking employment or a better career
  • Employers seeking access to a diverse pool of paraprofessional/professional employment candidates.
  • Uninsured and under-insured healthcare consumers.

"It is better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared."

The late Whitney M. Young, Jr, former executive director of the National Urban League