Think tank

National Urban League

New York City, NY, United States

The National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard of living in historically underserved urban communities. Founded in 1910 and headquartered in New York City, the National Urban League spearheads the efforts of its local affiliates through the development of programs, public policy research and advocacy. Today, the National Urban League has 88 affiliates serving 300 communities, in 36 states and the District of Columbia, providing direct services that impact and improve the lives of more than 2 million people nationwide.

Contact details

Website:
https://nul.org

Address:
80 Pine Street, 9th Floor Floor New York, NY 10005

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1910
Age (years)
National Urban League
 112
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: George Edmund Haynes, Ruth Standish Baldwin
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Marc H. Morial
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Marc H. Morial
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Marc H. Morial
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
National Urban League
 12
United States average
 38
Global average
 89
2019
National Urban League
 10
2017
National Urban League
 10
% Female staff
2021
National Urban League
 42%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2019
National Urban League
 30%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
National Urban League
 $51,303,818
United States average
 $21,223,964
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2021)
National Urban League
 71,616
United States average
 84,487
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
National Urban League
 64,436
Likes (2017)
National Urban League
 58,601
Twitter
Followers (2022)
National Urban League
 112,357
United States average
 49,129
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
National Urban League
 111,416
Followers (2019)
National Urban League
 103,216
Subscribers (2022)
National Urban League
 2,860
United States average
 16,691
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
National Urban League
 2,370
Subscribers (2019)
National Urban League
 1,650
Followers (2021)
National Urban League
 54,680
United States average
 17,972
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
National Urban League
 35,900
Followers (2019)
National Urban League
 11,356
United States average
 8,395
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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