Invitation: Join Judson Robinson, III and Houston Area Urban League for the Advancing Equity Luncheon


Join Us for a Milestone Event
The Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) cordially invites you to our Advancing Equity Luncheon on Friday, June 21, 2024. This prestigious event celebrates over five decades of HAUL’s unwavering commitment to fostering a diverse, well educated workforce and advocating for equity in Houston.           

Leadership and Legacy                    

Under the visionary leadership of President & CEO Judson W. Robinson III, who has been at the helm since 2008, HAUL has made significant strides in uplifting the under-resourced communities of Houston. Judson Robinson III’s tenure is marked by his pivotal role in shaping key Houston landmarks such as the METRO Light Rail Project, NRG Stadium, The Toyota Center, Minute Maid Park, and the Hilton Americas Hotel. His dedication and civic leadership have earned HAUL numerous accolades and solidified its reputation as a beacon of hope and progress in the community.         

In July 2023, Robinson successfully hosted the National Urban League conference, drawing over 10,000 attendees to Houston. This monumental event highlighted HAUL’s national influence and its steadfast dedication to creating opportunities for all. 

Reflecting on 55 Years,  Focusing on the Next 55 

Since its founding in 1968, HAUL has been instrumental in promoting economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights. As we reflect on our past 55 years, we are inspired to focus on the next 55, continuing to build a future where equity and inclusion are at the forefront.  

Event Highlights 

Inspiring Keynote Speakers: Hear from influential leaders and changemakers who are driving equity and inclusion in various sectors.   

Networking Opportunities: Connect with community leaders, business professionals, and advocates who are passionate about making a difference in Houston.                    

Award Recognitions: Celebrate the achievements of individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to advancing equity in our community. Interactive Sessions: Engage in thought-provoking discussions and workshops designed to inspire action and collaboration towards a more equitable future. 

Event Details               

• Date: Friday, June 21, 2024

• Time: 11:00AM - 2:00PM
 • Location: Hilton Americas 

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of an event that not only celebrates our achievements but also sets the stage for continued advocacy and action towards equity in Houston.              

photo  Judson Robinson, President & CEO of HAUL

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Equity Luncheon by registering today. 

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About the Houston Area Urban League 

The Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) is a non-profit organization dedicated to enabling black people and other marginalized communities to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights. Our programs focus on education, workforce development, housing, health, and social justice. With a rich history spanning over 55 years, HAUL continues to be a pivotal force in promoting equality and improving the quality of life for all Houstonians.                    

A Message from Judson W. Robinson, III 

“As we celebrate our 55th anniversary, I am filled with immense pride and gratitude for the progress we’ve made together. The Houston Area Urban League has been a pillar of support and a catalyst for change in our community. Our journey has been marked by significant milestones, but there is still much work to be done. I invite you to join us at the Advancing Equity Luncheon to reflect on our achievements, honor those who have paved the way, and look forward to the future we are building together. Your support and participation are crucial as we continue to advocate for equity, inclusion, and justice for all.”                    

Join Houston Style Magazine readers, in celebrating our legacy and committing to a brighter, more equitable future for all Houstonians. 

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