Why Become A Member?
Investing in your community means becoming a member of the Urban League of Long Island. When you become a member of the Urban League of Long Island, you continue a long tradition of providing advocacy, research, and direct service programs designed to prepare the residents of both Nassau and Suffolk County for:
- economic and employment opportunities
- homeownership opportunities
- educational programs
- preparation for high school students to go on to post-secondary education
- research for the State of Black Long Island (SOBLI)
- and much more
What Are The Benefits?
Members of the Urban League of Long Island help support the mission and goals of the Urban League movement. Members of the Urban League receive the following benefits:
- Monthly Newsletters
- E-mail updates
- Calendar of Events
- Invitations to Special Events
- Invitations to Private Events
- Special offers and discounts from corporate partners
Thank you for choosing to become a member of the Urban League of Long Island. All membership dues are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Payment includes all processing and credit card fees. Donations can be securely made with a debit or credit card via PayPal or mailed.
Frequently Asked Questions
As a member, what is expected of me?
As a member of the Urban League of Long Island, you will be expected to:
- pay your membership dues
- attend meetings and events
- use your professional skills and talents to make a difference
Who can join?
Anyone! Specifically, we are looking for people who support our mission and are passionate about tackling the problems our community face.
What is included in my membership?
Your membership includes access to monthly membership meetings held on the third Thursday of every month and access to our newsletter, where you’ll receive regular updates on our events and new offerings. Not to mention, you’ll be able to professionally connect with other members and supporters to discuss creative ways to solve the problems in Nassau and Suffolk County.
How long does my membership last?
Your membership is valid for one calendar year.
Are membership dues tax deductible?
Yes, to the fullest extent of the law.
Can I get a receipt of my membership?
Yes, receipts are automatically generated when you pay your for your membership dues online. We can also write you out a receipt for your records if you pay in person or via check.
Can I pay my membership in person?
Yes, you can write a check as well.
If I am a student or senior citizen, do I have to pay full price?
No. Students and individuals aged 60 or older are eligible for a reduced membership fee of $25.