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The Franklin County Community Equity Fund is back with two grant options available. Learn More

Rebuilding Trust Forum — Did you miss it?

We’ve got you covered. Watch the forum now, hosted by CUL, YWCA Columbus & the National Urban League. Watch Now

A Foundational Investment!

The Columbus Foundation gift advances social justice, racial equity and solidifies core operations for CUL. Learn More

Need emergency rental assistance?

If you’re behind on rent or utilities, see how we can help. Learn More

Want Vaccine Green?

Providing financial support to remove a barrier for getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Learn More



Your Columbus Urban League has led Central Ohio’s racial and economic equity movement for more than a century. Our culturally authentic, integrated services achieve family stability and economic mobility, touching nearly 40,000 people in 2020 alone. Thousands more now seek our help to survive health, economic and racist devastation. We relentlessly work for:

RECOVERY – emergency relief that keeps families in housing and businesses flourishing

REFORM – policies that eliminate systemic racism

RESILIENCY – coaching that boosts individual earning power while leveling the economic playing field for black communities

Your CUL News Feed

  • Think you’ve experienced housing discrimination? See how CUL can help. Learn More
  • Test positive for COVID-19? Learn about the City of Columbus Right to Recover program. CALL 614-372-2312 or Click Here
  • Columbus Urban League event shares wealth-building strategies for Black community (from The Columbus Dispatch). Read More
  • See what our team has been up to since the pandemic hit last March. View More