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Start your Journey to Wealth today!

See the new signature financial education program created by your coaches at CUL. Learn More

Need Housing Assistance?

Behind on your mortgage or utilities due to the pandemic? Visit our new Mortgage Assistance Page.
Think you’ve been a victim of housing discrimination? Visit our Fair Housing Page.

Statement & town hall on police shootings

CUL, Equity Now Coalition & Urban One Columbus host Town Hall Discussion. Listen Here
Read the statement from CUL President & CEO Stephanie Hightower. Read Now

Get on your career path now!

Get the tools, resources and services you need to advance in the workforce, from CUL’s Career Services. 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, with more than 70,000 client interactions in 2021 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

Click to see our impact over the past two years

Your CUL News Feed

  • “Defining Transformation” CUL featured in latest issue of Columbus African American News Journal. Read Here
  • Alexis Jacobs’ generous spirit uplifts CUL and the Franklin Park Conservatory with record-breaking gifts. Learn More
  • Looking to start or advance your business? The Columbus Minority Business Assistance Center has you covered. Start Here
  • CUL’s Financial Empowerment Institute offers homebuyer and wealth building classes tailored to your needs. Learn More