"Every American lives in safe, decent, affordable and energy efficient housing on fair terms."
"Every American child is ready for college, work and life."
"Every American has access to jobs with a living wage and good benefits."
Established in 1910, the National Urban League is the nation’s oldest and largest community-based movement devoted to empowering African Americans and other underrepresented minorities to enter the economic and social mainstream. Today, the National Urban League spearheads the non-partisan efforts of its 94 affiliates that provide services to more than 2 million people nationwide. The Northern Virginia Urban League, as part of this national network, provides direct services and effective economic needs of Northern Virginia’s minorities, youth, elderly and low-income residents.