The State of Black New York report provides critical information and statistics regarding education, health, fair hiring and wealth gap, the digital divide, civic engagement and social (criminal justice).
In addition to the report, NYUL’s website features a preface by Marc Morial, President of the National Urban League, and essays from prominent New Yorkers on the data presented and policy recommendations. These guest authors, representing top minds in academia, politics and industry, have contributed their analyses and recommendations in this comprehensive compilation of articles and essays. Among these prominent regional and national leaders are contributors:
Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO and Executive Director of the Federation of Protestant Welfare
Commissioner Jonnel Doris, Small Business Services
Frida Polli, CEO, Pymetrics
The NYUL State of Black New York will help us to prioritize and strategically focus our work on efforts that will close the Black-white gap across the city of New York.