The COVID-19 pandemic has had a ripple effect, impacting all of us and our work. As the world responds to this new threat, the Urban League of Middle TN saw this as an opportunity to really engage and support the community. Through the ULMT Cares Program, ULMT aims to prioritize activities for those impacted by COVID-19 providing support for African Americans and other needy families including minority-owned businesses.
WORKFORCE RECOVERY AND RELIEF
WEEKLY WEBINARS: THRIVING THURSDAYS
The Urban League of Middle Tennessee will host weekly, virtual career development trainings and consultations called "Thriving Thursdays." Each week, up to 15 participants will be registered to participate in 1-hour Zoom webinar. Thriving Thursdays will cover job readiness, resume building, cover letter assistance, and submitting job applications, virtual interview etiquette, and career development consultation.
Urban League of Middle TN hosts a virtual job fair connecting individuals to jobs in the community.
SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE
SMALL BUSINESS WEBINAR SERIES
In partnership with Fifth Third Bank, the Urban League of Middle Tennessee will host a timely, virtual series for small businesses and entrepreneurs in Middle Tennessee. The series is particularly designed to help minority-owned businesses recover and move forward in the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic.