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Empowering Communities.
Changing Lives in Lake, Porter, & LaPorte Counties

Dr. Vanessa Allen McCloud, President/CEO Urban League of NWI
The Believe and Achieve Choir – Tradewinds Services
The Lifetime Achievement Award - Former Senator Earline Rogers
Strack & Van Til - Moving the Needle Award
Minority Business Owner Award - Robert E. Johnson, III
Indiana University Northwest Police Department - Workforce Award
The Adventure Club - Youth Award
Community HealthNet - Leadership Award
Ameristar - Community Award

Our Mission

The Urban League of Northwest Indiana, Inc. works to promote, encourage, and enhance services to improve the social, educational, and economic conditions of African Americans and other minority groups in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte counties.
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The 2019 Champions of Diversity honoree! President and CEO of the Urban League of Northwest Indiana. Dr. Vanessa Allen-McCloud.
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Core Areas of Service

  • Education: From ninth grade to graduation, we provide viable programs and opportunities for students to experience post-secondary success. Please click here for more information
  • Economic Empowerment: Our dedicated Staff and Volunteers are steadfast in preparing adults for sustainable employment opportunities. Please click here for more information
  •  Leadership: We are committed to providing Diversity and Inclusion training that will offer the skills necessary for all citizens to live, work, and recreate in culturally diverse environments. Please click here for more information

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