Empowering Communities.
Changing Lives.


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:

upcoming events

20th Annual Breakfast

We invite you to join us for a treasured Seattle tradition, our 2021 (virtual) Annual Breakfast! Come and share in this opportunity to learn more about our important work and how you can support our mission of Equity for All. 

DATE: Tuesday, November 30, 2021


2021 Education Scholarship

Together, Columbia Bank and ULMS have teamed up to ensure college students majoring in either business or finance have the financial support they need for successful academic study.

DEADLINE: October 22, 2021

upcoming classes

Professional IT Training without the Student Loan Debt

Learn how to get trained in Amazon Web Services for FREE.


Black Lives Matter, which means Black Health Matters too.

Vaccine education & outreach for us, by us.


One of the most powerful ways to affect change is by voting.

First-time voter & King County elections resource hub. 

Support a Local Black Owned Business

Supporting black-owned businesses is an essential part of building economic strength within our communities. Use our custom ULMS directory to find more than 90 local minority owned/operated businesses in and around the King County area!


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