United Latinos for Empowerment, Education and Development (ULEED) is a 501(c)3 Illinois non-profit organization established in July 2010 by a small group of individuals who envisioned brighter avenues for the young adult community, ages 18 and over. Members of ULEED have worked within the community in Chicago and have found a continuous pattern of unsupported behaviors amongst fellow peers. ULEED recognizes the opportunities available to young adults today and are eager to become the voice that will lead them to successful and reputable lives.
To foster career-driven leadership through programs focused on empowerment, education and development. In collaboration with other community organizations, these programs are specifically tailored to address the unique challenges facing young adults living in our Chicago communities.
To overcome career and educational barriers for young adults, and create generations of leaders that help Chicago’s communities flourish.