In partnership with

This is the time of year when final preparations would be underway for our Annual Gala, However, due to Covid-19, we will not be able to gather in person. Instead, we are excited to announce our partnership with WLWT (NBC local affiliate) in televising a 30-minute, prime-time special called “Our Community Matters: An Urban League Special Event.”  which will air on Thursday, October 1, 2020, from 7:30-8:00 PM , on Channel 5 in Cincinnati. We anticipate a viewership of over 100,000 people with pre-event spots and rebroadcasts. Payments must be submitted by September 3, 2020 to be included in TV Special.


Platinum Sponsors


Ruby Sponsors

  • J. Phillip and Gail Holloman

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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

  • Western Governors University

  • Dr. Daniel Von & Emily Von Allmen

  • CareSource

  • US Bank

  • Charter Communications, Inc

  • Union Savings Bank and Guardian Savings Bank

  • Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL

  • Techsoft Systems, Inc.

  • Jostin Construction, Inc.

  • d.e. Foxx & Associates, Inc.

VIP Sponsors

  • Michelman

  • Republic Bank 

  • Cincinnati Reds

  • Al. Neyer, Inc. Foundation

  • Daman & Barbara Turner

Host Sponsors

(Non-profit Partner)

  • Xavier University 

  • The Christ College of Nursing Health Sciences

  • The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati

Watch Party Host

  • Black Art Speaks

  • Andria Carter

  • Elizabeth Carter

  • Gary and Nicole Dowdell

  • Howard D. Elliott

  • George and Jamia Gamble

  • Bill and Gina Goings

  • Delores Hargrove-Young

  • J. Phillip and Gail Holloman

  • Desmond and Sidonie Holloman

  • Paula Houston

  • Myron and Sherry Hughes

  • Tony and Lucia Jaccaci

  • Edna Keown

  • Eddie and Andria Koen

  • Joy Marshall

  • John Merchant

  • Ife Mims

  • Gail Munday

  • Susan Noonan

  • Tashawna Otabil

  • Kellye Parker

  • Cinnamon Pelly

  • William and Jeanette Shoecraft & Family

  • Erica Simmons

  • Rickell Howard Smith

  • Dorothy Smoot

  • Antuan Walker

  • Wanda Walker-Smith & Family

  • Lionel and Phyllis Williams

  • Ashlee Young