Education & Youth Development

The Education & Youth Development (EYD) program is designed to help young people take control of their own educational outcomes.

Education has an enormous impact on society and is more essential to a high quality of life than any other single factor. Although education is not the only indicator of opportunity, a lack of education and connection to the workforce translates into significant earning differences among individuals. Many barriers exist that prevent these students from excelling in their studies and pursuing the American dream of attaining higher education, and scoring the perfect career.


Because education and youth development is critical in today’s society, Memphis Urban League, Inc. is pleased to provide the following programs to ensure the proper educational and development tools:

Our Education and Youth Development Department has been gracious funded by the following organizations. Please click on the respective logos to learn more: