Urban League Contract Under Review

County records show concerns about the quality of services the nonprofit provides.

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The Urban League of Portland saw its president quit last week after allegations of financial mismanagement, but troubles for the 66-year-old nonprofit are far from over. Ex-president Marcus C.   More
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 NIGEL JAQUISS

Maxed Out at the Urban League

Auditors say the nonprofit group’s president used the League’s credit card for questionable spending.

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The president of the Urban League of Portland is under scrutiny by county auditors for more than $44,000 of questionable spending. Over the past 2½ years, Urban League President Marcus C. Mun   More
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 NIGEL JAQUISS

Dudley Says He "Was a Minority"; Black Lawmaker Disagrees

When Republican gubernatorial nominee Chris Dudley addressed the Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs' monthly "Coffee & Issues" breakfast on Sept. 24, he reprised a comment he'd made at an earlier interview with the Urban League of Portland. "I heard him say he 'understood what it was like to be a minority because he had played in the NBA," recalls state Rep. Lew Frederick (D-Portland), ...   More
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS


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