The mission of the Austin Area Urban League is to provide tools to African Americans and under-served populations to build a foundation for social and economic equality. Our mission is implemented by focusing on programs and services in the areas of educational improvement, workforce and career development, health and wellness, and the preservation of safe and affordable housing.
We assist hundreds of homeowners who qualify and are in need of home repairs every year with our Emergency Home Repair & GoRepair Programs!
Impact Statement2017 is our 40th successful year for
Empowering Communities...Changing Lives!! --and we are Changing more lives for the better every year!!
Needs StatementThe Austin Area Urban league is committed to empowering the community through innovative programs focused on providing accessible education, housing, jobs, and heath care for all people. We ask you to join us as we expand our efforts to reach communities beyond the Austin city limits. Your support will make it possible for the Austin Area League to...
- Domonica I.
"I care about our community and I believe it's never too late to educate yourself on current technology. The AAUL has helped me learn new technology, now I am an asset to the tech hub of America."
- Troy H.
"I love everything about the AAUL, they changed my life and helped me overcome many obstacles. I love you all! Thank you for helping me see the light when at times I felt I walked in the dark."
- Melanie B.
"I valued the structure of the classes. People can learn at different levels and take their time. I was able to witness people coming into the class; not knowing how to turn on the computer. AAUL teaches skills needed to get you to work NOW! Everyone needs a support system when they are trying to get on their feet. AAUL has a vast support system; from computer, job training to financial literacy"
- Thyra D.
"This is my favorite place to come vote. This is a great community resource. The people who work here are wonderful."
- Rita E.