LULYP’s Signature Programs and dedication to Community Service is in tandem with the mission of the Louisville Urban League while aligning with the National Urban League’s Five-Point Empowerment Agenda.
National Day of Service
LULYP has participated in the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP) National Day of Service for the last four years, providing financial education seminars to teens in Louisville Public Schools during 2006-2009. LULYP recently partnered with Shawnee High School for this program, to facilitate high school students.
Dr. Charles Drew Blood Drive
Green Tie Bash & Community Clean-Up
Annual day-long college preparation workshop for minority and other disadvantaged high school students
Health Empowerment Festival
In tandem with the mission of the Louisville Urban League, LULYP’s work and initiatives align with the National Urban League’s Five-Point Empowerment Agenda:
Education and Youth Empowerment ensures the education of all children by providing access to early childhood literacy, after-care programs and college scholarships.
Economic Empowerment invests in the financial literacy and employability of adults through job training, homeownership and entrepreneurship.
Health and Quality of Life Empowerment promotes community wellness through a focus on prevention, including fitness, healthy eating and access to affordable healthcare.
Civic Engagement and Leadership Empowerment encourages all people to take an active role to improve quality of life through participation in community service projects and public policy initiatives.
Civil Rights and Racial Justice Empowerment guarantees equal participation in all facets of American society through proactive public policies and community-based programs.