Every Gift Helps Empower Lives!
Everyday, Urban League of Kansas (ULK) provides solutions to assist our urban community in achieving economic self-reliance and an improved quality of life.
With your support, ULK provides services for individuals, parents, students, and others in the areas of education, housing, employment, healthcare, and entrepreneurship. We strive to make opportunities equal and foster the success of our customers. Your donation helps us empower generations by promoting personal growth and economic self-sufficiency.
By giving to the Urban League of Kansas, you are making an investment in the future of our community. No gift is too small and helps ensure ULK can continue to provide outstanding customer services to Wichita residents.
Other Ways to Support ULK
Creating a fundraiser on Facebook is easy! To create a fundraiser for ULK, follow these steps – Click Fundraisers in the left menu of your News Feed, Click Raise Money, Select Nonprofit/Charity, Select Urban League of Kansas, choose a cover photo and fill in the fundraiser details, finally click Create.
Dillons Community Rewards makes fund-raising easy by donating to ULK based on the shopping you do every day. Once you link your card to an organization, all you have to do is shop at Dillons and swipe your Plus Card! A digital account is needed to participate in Dillons Community Rewards.
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to ULK. Simply search our name and hit select!
Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some will even double or triple the amount of your gift! Click the link to search your company or contact your company’s human resources department for more information.
3rd Party Fundraiser
Third-party fundraisers can be defined as businesses, social clubs, or private individuals and other non-charity groups who are willing to plan and host fundraising drives on behalf of a charity. Some examples include restaurant dinners, school fundraisers, book sales, storefront collections, auctions, game nights, and marathons.
Instead of gifts, ask your friends and family for donations to ULK! This is a very simple way to raise money and you can do it through Facebook or simply send out the link to ULK’s donation page - https://www.kansasul.org/donate-now.
A planned gift is a contribution that is arranged in the present and allocated at a future date, commonly donated through a retirement plan or will. Some other examples include life insurance, real estate, charitable gift annuities and trusts.
Honor or Memorial
A gift made in memory of a person or in honor of an individual or an event, including an anniversary or milestone, is a meaningful way to provide an enduring tribute to someone or something significant in your life.
Occasionally ULK will ask for non-monetary items in need such as cleaning supplies, lawn tools, office furniture, or even volunteers for special projects. Follow us on Facebook for the latest and up to date information about events and programs.