Knoxville Area Urban League Minority Scholarship Program!
Scholarship award in honor of Walter Hardy, M.D.
Our Minority Scholarship – awarded annually in a minimum amount of $1,000 to minority college students who are pursuing degrees in Health professions is available now! To view a description, the selection process, eligibility, and to download the application click here!
The 2016 Equal Opportunity Awards!
Thank you to everyone who celebrated good times with us this year at The Gala, our most significant fundraising event of the year. Congratulations to our Volunteer of the Year, Minority Business, Corporate Leadership and Whitney M. Young Jr. Lifetime Achievement award winners! The Gala was a huge success! Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 26, 2017 and don’t miss out on this year!
The Gala provides an excellent opportunity for networking with top area business professionals, and an investment in a corporate table is a good investment for local businesses.
Sponsorship/Fundraising is critical to the Urban League’s ability to provide programs and services to the community.
Congratulations Award Recipients!
Each year, we honor individuals and corporations who support equal rights, economic inclusion and diversity! Congratulations Reverend Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Judy Gibson, winner of our most prestigious award, Whitney M. Young Jr. Lifetime Achievement! Click Here to see our Volunteer of the Year, Minority Business, and Corporate Leadership award winners!
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Problems paying your mortgage? We can help!
If you are having problems paying your mortgage, foresee problems making payments in the future, or are already at risk of losing your home to foreclosure, the time to act is now. Take the first step to improve your situation. Call the Urban League at 865-524-5511 and complete the Housing Client Document Package. Our trained and certified counselors are ready to work with you. There’s no cost to you, and all services are completely confidential. Call the Urban League today!
Mortgage Assistance. For homeowners who are behind on their mortgage due to unemployment or substantial underemployment, we help with applications for assistance. Applicants meeting certain criteria may receive mortgage assistance in an amount up to $40,000 over 36 months at no charge. For more information, call the Urban League (865-524-5511).