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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan gift $120 million to California schools

...gone and a lot of people are angry. The story's most poignant quote is from Vivian Cox Fraser, the president of the Urban League of Essex County, who said "Everybody's getting paid, but Raheem still can't read."Zuckerberg said the Newark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-30/facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerbe
NBA statement on Sterling expected today

...prejudice in the NBA is unprecedented in the league," said Marc H. Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League.Several team owners have condemned the alleged remarks in recent days, including Charlotte's Michael Jordan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-28/nba-statement-silver-expected
Former executive loses sex discrimination lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch

...company's influential strategy committee.But Katz's base salary was half that of John Jacob, a former National Urban League president and an Anheuser-Busch board member. The company argued that Katz's salary, benefits and bonuses compared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-16/former-executive-loses-sex
A courageous Dash

...your future," she has considerable facts on her side."In August," reports the Chicago Tribune, "the National Urban League's State of Black America 2012 report found that nearly all the economic gains that the black middle class made during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-10-08/courageous-dash
Obama vows fight on voting rights

...Conference on Civil and Human Rights; Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund; National Urban League President Marc H. Morial; Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed; and Laura W. Murphy, director of the American Civil Liberties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-30/obama-vows-fight-voting-rights
Georgia football coach Mark Richt might have hip replacement surgery

...scheduled to be played at Yankee Stadium on Nov. 17 has been moved to Morgan State's Baltimore campus.The New York Urban League, which sponsored the game, and the Yankees made the announcement Wednesday, citing relief and recovery efforts still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-11-07/georgia-football-coach-ma
Haley says Martin Luther King Jr. would be proud of South Carolina's progress

...female and first minority governor, said at the Columbia Urban League's annual breakfast recognizing the slain civil rights...Day rally at the Statehouse on Monday.The Columbia Urban League's executive director, James T. McLawhorn Jr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-15/haley-says-martin-luther-king
Leonard Price

...50-year Mason, a founding member of the Columbia Community Relations Council, a former president of the Columbia Urban League, the first president of Crime Stoppers of the Midlands, a board member of the Babcock Center, a board member of the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165160187
Hard work brings rewards

...and the contacts she's made over the years. McDonald's has selected Christine as a spokeswoman on panels for the Urban League and at high schools for the National Black MBA Association. "She's doing a good job in operations," George said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2008-08-18/hard-work-br
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James boosts area where he learned game

...play. He's also played host to bike-a-thons to benefit local groups such as the Akron Area YMCA and the Akron Urban League. "He cares about northeast Ohio," says Joyce, who first coached James when he was 11. "This is his home. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/09/nba_131639.shtml
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