The Urban League of Essex County is proud to present the 2022 R.E.D. Gala Corporate Citizen Award to Wells Fargo for being a committed partner and financial supporter through generous grants to the Urban League of Essex County for major programs including community revitalization, housing affordability assistance, and financial health.

Wells Fargo works with small businesses to help them keep flourishing and assists communities by addressing societal challenges through small business growth, sustainability + climate justice, financial health and housing affordability.

Through the lens of financial health, we've assisted the Urban League of Essex County achieve their mission:

to assist African Americans and disadvantaged residents in the achievement of social and economic self-sufficiency. We carry out our mission through quality programs and services in the areas of education, youth development, employment assistance, financial capabilities coaching, housing counseling and community building.