Empowering Communities.
Changing Lives.

Black Business Directory
In an effort to promote community support and uplift our local Black-owned businesses, we’ve created a Black Business Directory that highlights an extensive list of over 90 companies local to King County!
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What does the Urban League do?

With a vision of equity for all, the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle (ULMS) empowers those we serve by providing programming and services designed to support and encourage self-sufficiency in all aspects of life. Our five areas of focus include advocacy & civic engagement, education, housing, public health and workforce development.

Learn more about ULMS here:

programs & services

In need of assistance? Get started here.

Are you interested in Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle programs or in need of direct service assistance? We’re here to help! The first step is to complete and submit a ULMS Support Services Intake Application. Get started by clicking the button below! 

programs & services

Youth Web Design program now accepting applications for the Summer 2022 cohort!

Interested youth participants & Seattle small businesses can now apply to participate in the summer 2022 cohort of the Youth Web Design Program!

Business Application Deadline: May 31, 2022

Student Application Deadline: June 17, 2022


Advocacy & Civic Engagement

Community advocacy resources & support services.  



ULMS education programming, services, & resources.

small businesses


ULMS small business programming, services, & resources.


Public Health

ULMS public health programming, services, & resources.

local businesses

Black Business Directory

Supporting Black-owned businesses is an essential part of building economic strength within our communities. Use our ULMS Black Business directory to search more than 90 minority owned/operated businesses located in King County! Featured businesses come from a variety of industries, including food, retail, media, beauty, entertainment, and more!

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Upcoming Events

Check out the ULMS upcoming events calendar! 


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