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The Urban League of Greater Atlanta: Orientation

The Urban League of Greater Atlanta

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Atlanta, GA

The Urban League of Greater Atlanta: Orientation

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ULGA Orientation:  

The Urban League of Greater Atlanta offers a wide variety of programs that are designed to empower individuals and families to move up the economic ladder.  We offer programs that support education, occupational and job skills, employment, identification of career pathways, entrepreneurship, re-entry, homeownership and affordable housing.

During orientation, you will receive an overview of these programs so that you can make an informed decision regarding the services that will empower you to reach your desired goals. (9:00am – 12noon)

Upon completion of the ULGA orientation, you will meet with a case manager to develop an Individual Action Plan that will identify the ULGA Programs and Services that are right for you and will be your first step toward achieving your goals. (12:30pm – 4:00pm) 

If you are seeking employment and/or a career track, you may enroll in our Step-Up-To-Work Program designed to help you compete in the job market and achieve your employment and career goals. In just one week, you can be on your way to improved job search and employment outcomes with the support of the Urban League’s Workforce Team that is here to help you! The Step-Up-To-Work Program includes a series of powerful job readiness workshops, job coaching, resume assistance, mock interviews and job placement support. 

The job readiness class schedule consists of:

Tuesday – Successful Job Searching and Job Coaching

Wednesday – Creating a Dynamic Resume and Resume Lab

Thursday – Mastering the Interview and Job Sustainability

Friday – Mock Interviews

If you are interested in taking the steps needed to move to your next level, register to attend one of the ULGA orientation sessions to begin your journey today!

The ULGA orientation process begins promptly at 9:00am.

Please bring a valid picture ID. 

Note:  Individuals who arrive late may not be admitted into the session due to space limitations.

 

EXCITING NEWS!  The Urban League of Greater Atlanta has RELOCATED!

Our new address is:

Peachtree Center

International Tower

229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 300

Atlanta, GA 30303-1600

Main:  (404) 659-1150

Website: www.ulgatl.org

We look forward to you visiting us in our new home soon!

 

** We encourage everyone to utilize the MARTA rail system.

 

MARTA

From Five Points MARTA Station, take the Doraville or North Springs train to the Peachtree Center Station (N1).  Take the escalator on the Peachtree Center/Harris Street side. Walk through the food court to the International Tower elevators. Our new office is located on the Third Floor. If you need assistance, visit the Guest Services booth in the center of the food court.

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

From the North: Take I-75 South to Exit 249-A Courtland Street towards Georgia State University. Turn right on Baker Street. Turn left on Peachtree Street. The building will be on your left.

 

From the South: Take I-75 North to Exit 249-B Pine Street towards Peachtree Street/Civic Center.  Merge onto Pine Street. Turn right onto Peachtree Street. The building will be on your left.

 

PARKING:

226 Courtland Street, NE

Operator: LAZ Parking

Lot Access: Courtland Street and Harris Street

Spaces: 210

$5.00 Early Bird

 

218 Peachtree Street (covered parking) - $5.00 entire day if IN by 9:00 a.m.

 

207 Peachtree Center Avenue (located across the street, entrance on Peachtree Street) - $5.00 BEFORE 9:00 a.m.

Have questions about The Urban League of Greater Atlanta: Orientation? Contact The Urban League of Greater Atlanta

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Urban League of Greater Atlanta
Peachtree Center, International Tower
229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30303-1600

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The Urban League of Greater Atlanta

The Urban League of Greater Atlanta (ULGA)

Peachtree Center, International Tower

229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 300

Atlanta, GA 30303-1600

Office: (404) 659.1150

Website:  www.ulgatl.org


For more than 90 years, the Urban League of Greater Atlanta (ULGA) has maintained a singular focus: Economic Empowerment. 

Economic empowerment is proven and tested as one of the most effective means of elevating the quality of life and access to education, jobs, housing, and business opportunities in historically underserved communities.

Our Mission Is...  to enable and empower African Americans and others in underserved urban communities to achieve their highest human potential and secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

Our Programs Are...  designed to delive practical, relevant and impactful solutions to empower individuals and families with the resources, skills and access they need to move up the economic ladder. 

By Focusing on Six Key Tenents that Empower People, We Achieve Economic Empowerment.

1.  Education and Job Skills Training

2.  Employment, Careers and Entrepreneurship

3.  Housing and Community Development

4.  Financial Literacy and Wealth Creation

5.  Youth Development and Empowerment

6.  Civic Engagement and Leadership

 

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