Guild members are instrumental in fostering community engagement and leadership development through various initiatives.

Urban League Guild of Greater Southwestern Ohio

The Urban League Guild of Greater Southwestern Ohio is a dedicated auxiliary volunteer group committed to supporting the mission of the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio (ULGSO). As a vital part of the Urban League movement, the Guild stimulates, develops, and promotes volunteer advocacy within the Greater Southwestern Ohio Community.

What does a Guild Member do?

Guild members contribute thousands of volunteer hours annually, playing an essential role in bridging the Urban League’s mission with the communities we serve. They are instrumental in fostering community engagement and leadership development through various initiatives:

  • Mentorship: Guild members provide valuable mentorship to community members, empowering them with the skills and confidence needed to succeed.
  • Leadership Development: By engaging community members in discussions and activities that shape their lives, Guild members help develop future leaders who are ready to make a positive impact.
  • Fundraising Efforts: Guild members actively raise funds to support ULGSO's programs and services, ensuring that the Urban League can continue to make a difference in the community.
  • Goodwill Ambassadors: Acting as goodwill ambassadors, Guild members represent the Urban League in the community, spreading awareness and fostering relationships that enhance the reach and impact of our initiatives.


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"Let's Stay Together"

The Annual Guild Luncheon

The Urban League Guild of Greater Cincinnati invites you to join them for their highly anticipated Annual Luncheon with this year’s theme, Let’s Stay Together!
One of the luncheon’s highlights is the wildly popular 
Men's Fashion Show. Distinguished individuals representing various sectors, including local business leaders, professionals, clergy, and government officials, will grace the runway as models.

The Guild Luncheon will be held at Holiday Inn Centre Park in West Chester on August 3rd, 2024, from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M.


To join the ULGSO Guild or learn more about event sponsorship opportunities, please contact event Co-Chairs:

Maria Hill: ULGSOGuild.President@gmail.com

Charisse Banks: ULGSOGuild.VP@gmail.com

Vestal Simms: VestalSimms@yahoo.com


Get Involved with the Guild

Joining the Guild offers a unique opportunity to make a tangible difference in the Greater Southwestern Ohio Community. Whether through volunteering, mentoring, or fundraising, Guild members are pivotal in driving the success of ULGSO’s mission. Your involvement helps us create a more equitable and thriving community for all.