Our Mission

  • Civic Engagement & Social Justice Empowerment
  • Economic and Workforce Empowerment
  • Education & Youth Empowerment
  • Health and Quality of Life Empowerment


Please plan on attending the Springfield Urban League's 89th Anniversary Awards Dinner which will be held on December 4th, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This year's Keynote Speaker is Anthony "Van" Jones. Van Jones is a civil rights leader, former Obama White House advisor, and CNN political correspondent. A Yale-educated attorney, Van has written two New York Times bestsellers.

The 2015 89th Awards Dinner Meeting Advertisement can be found by clicking here. (pdf)

The 2015 89th Anniversary Awards Dinner Meeting Invitation can be found by clicking here. (pdf)

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    Springfield, IL 62703
    Phone: 217-789-0830
    Fax: 217-789-9838