The Chicago Urban League gears up this week to host the National Urban League Conference at the McCormick Place Convention Center. The conference is held from Wednesday, July 29th through Saturday, August 1st. This is the first time the conference is being held in Chicago in over 30 years.
The National Urban League Conference offers powerful resources for those seeking solutions, ideas, and a greater understanding to take back their communities.
These resources include seminars, plenary sessions, workshops, and special events with over 100 speakers and experts including CNN special correspondent Soledad O’Brien; author and radio host Dr. Michael Dyson; ABC Good Morning America Co-host, Robin Roberts; and Rev. Jesse Jackson.