Our STEM Now Team Wins In Science Center Competition

News Our STEM Now Team Wins In Science Center Competition Congratulations to our STEM Now students for winning the COVID-19 Challenge of South Florida Science Center’s 4th Annual STEM Inventors 3D Printer Challenge! Throughout the 2019-2020 school year, the students at Roosevelt Middle School STEM Now team were taking part in the science center’s competition […]

PBC Administrator Reacts to Protests and Killing of George Floyd

News PBC Administrator Reacts to Protests and Killing of George Floyd Palm Beach County Administrator Verdenia Baker recently sent the county’s 6,000 employees a heartfelt letter that draws from her experience growing up on the Treasure Coast and working for the county for the past three decades. She watched images of protests and riots and […]

National Day of Mourning

News National Day of Mourning In recognition of National Day of Mourning, we encouraged our community to reflect on the death of George Floyd and consider taking actions in his honor and others killed and hurt at the hands of law enforcement over the years. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share […]

Join Us For Peaceful Protest in Delray Beach on Wednesday

News Join Us For Peaceful Protest in Delray Beach on Wednesday A peaceful protest will be held Wednesday, June 3, at 5 PM in Delray Beach to bring attention to the need for police reform in the wake of the death of George Floyd and other African-Americans. The gathering is supported by the City of […]

Statement from our National President, Marc H. Morial

News Statement from our National President, Marc H. Morial and Urban League of Palm Beach County National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial, along with Urban League affiliate leaders from around the country, issued the following statement in response to the civil unrest sweeping the nation: Our communities are overwhelmed with grief. We […]

ULPBC President and CEO Featured on Radio and TV Interviews on Police Issues

News ULPBC President and CEO Featured on Radio and TV Interviews on Police Issues Our President and CEO Patrick Franklin, along with West Palm Beach Police Chief Frank Adderley and Boynton Beach Police Chief Michael Gregory, were on X102.3 (Hubbard Radio Station) for a community discussion about the recent events around the country, dealing with […]

ULPBC Youth Program Graduates 2020

News ULPBC Youth Program Graduates 2020 Join us in congratulating the 2020 graduates of our youth programs! They have been involved in National Urban League Incentives To Excel & Succeed (NULITES), National Achievers Society (NAS), Project Thrive, and other programs. These students worked hard and we wish them great success. Class of 2020 Samirah Abellard […]

ULPBC Launches Mobile APP

News ULPBC Launches Mobile APP The Urban League of Palm Beach County has launched a new mobile app to make it easier to learn about our programs, events and news, as well as support us through donations. The app can be downloaded through two ways: 1) Open this link on your mobile device and save […]

ULPBC Recognizes High School Seniors on Virtual College Signing Day on May 20

News ULPBC Recognizes High School Seniors on Virtual College Signing Day on May 20 The Urban League of Palm Beach County is congratulating all the graduating high school seniors from our youth programs. The Virtual College Signing Day – on May 20 at 3pm on ZOOM – will recognize the hard work and achievement of […]

Support the Florida Urban Leagues During #GivingTuesdayNow

News Support the Florida Urban Leagues During #GivingTuesdayNow Our community needs help and we’re just the people to help them. In addition to our ongoing programming and COVID-19 crisis relief efforts, the Florida Urban Leagues and Derrick Brooks Charities are participating in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving and unity on May 5. This is […]