Housing Accelerator

With funding from Key Bank, the Columbus Urban League created the Housing Accelerator Program to help with ongoing recovery from the devastating impact of the pandemic. As the COVID-19 assistance […]

Work Readiness Training University (WRTU)

The WRTU Summer Interest form is Now Open!  Interested in learning more about Summer 2024 opportunities? Click here to complete a short form and our team will be in contact […]

DEI Index

Recent studies from McKinsey & Co. and many others show that companies and organizations led by a diverse mix of people achieve the highest returns. In these days of the […]

Career Services

Emergency Rental Assistance

Minority Business Assistance Center

COVID-19 Response – The Columbus MBAC is committed to continuing to service its clients during this difficult time. While our offices are temporarily closed, our staff is available to assist […]

Accelerate Her

Backed by JP Morgan Chase, Accelerate Her is a training program designed to accelerate the growth of already established Black women-owned businesses by creating a network of support necessary to […]

Incubate Her

 Meeting Central Ohio Women where they are… …to get them where they want to go Incubate Her, an initiative of the Columbus Urban League, is a free incubation program […]

Franklin County Business Growth & Equity Alliance

We created the Franklin County Business Growth and Equity Alliance to level the playing field for black-owned and historically disadvantaged businesses. Our Franklin County Community Equity Fund received grant requests totaling […]

2021 Franklin County Community Equity Fund

We are no longer accepting new Interest Forms for the 2021 Franklin County Community Equity Fund. All eligible forms submitted by November 1, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. will be given […]