Organization

urban university

Joined in June 2014

About Us

urban university is an award-winning nonprofit dedicated to improving the socio-economic status of individuals living in poverty by providing employability training, coaching, and employment opportunities. We currently operate two social enterprises in Grand/Lake Business District. We hire single mothers to work in our stores, where they acquire skills in retail operations, customer service, and professional development.

urban university is an award-winning nonprofit dedicated to improving the socio-economic status of individuals living in poverty by providing employability training, coaching, and employment opportunities. We currently operate two…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Volunteering

Location

3241 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610