It is our pleasure to invite you to join friends and supporters of the Urban League of Metropolitan for its 2016 Whitney M. Young Jr. Annual Awards Gala. this year, we are moving the event to the University of Denver’s Newman Center for the Performing Arts in the amazing Gates Concert Hall. The event will be taking on a new format similar to the Kennedy Center Honors and we are prod to present the fantastic Motones, who will have attendees dancing in the aisles to the sound of Motown!
VIP Reception 5-6PM
Cocktail Hour 6-7PM
Established in 1946, the ULMD has worked tirelessly to create a level playing field for African Americans and others of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds who reside in the Denver area. At both the national and local level, the focus has broadened to encompass “people of color” in vulnerable educational and economic circumstances, as well as impoverished whites who live in the target communities served by the League.
Sean Bradley – ULMD President
“Sean Eugene Bradley is the Co-Founder of Bradley Capitol Enterprises, LLC in Denver Colorado. He is also the President and CEO of the Urban League of Metropolitan Denver. Prior to serving as President and CEO of Bradley Capitol Enterprises, he served as National Director of Legislative Affairs for the American Federation for Children (AFC).”
The ULMD aims to help individuals attain economic self-sufficiency through advocacy and community organization as well as program services in areas of education, economic development, employment and training, youth and family services. Positioned to achieve great success, ULMD recognizes the opportunity and responsibility facing the greater Denver area.
The ULMD Humbly Pays Tribute to Dr. Paul Martin.
Former Urban League of Metropolitan Denver Board Chairman and a devoted man of God and community, who will be missed.
Ever to excel
“Ever to excel, to do better than others, and to bring glory to your forebears, who indeed were very great … This is my ancestry; this is the blood I am proud to inherit.”
ULMD Sponsors & Supporters.
Mark your calendars! For four power-packed days, political, business, and community leaders will convene for the 2016 National Urban League Conference, August 3-6, 2016. Join us in Baltimore as we confront the crisis in Education, Jobs, and Justice facing our communities. We look forward to seeing you for an inspiring and empowering conference that will provide you with unmatched professional, civic engagement, business development, and networking opportunities.