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13 september 2021

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With more than a decade of experience helping small and micro businesses with high potential and limited access to resources they need to grow and thrive, Start Small Think Big is announcing its refreshed look. With this new look also comes an "All...

09:00
Viola, the premium Black-owned cannabis brand rooted in equity, announced the launch of the Harrington Institute, a school for cannabis education created in partnership with Cleveland School of Cannabis, which is currently on pace to be the first...

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ALT Finance Corporation ("AltFinance") is pleased to announce the appointment of Marcus Shaw as its Chief Executive Officer. Shaw is a visionary leader with extensive experience in the technology, investment, and non-profit sectors. In his new role,...


10 september 2021

17:11
The NAACP Houston Branch, in partnership with One Body Networking, Inc. and Young Women's College Preparatory Academy, will mark the 20th anniversary of 9/11....

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BLACK ENTERPRISE, the No. 1 multimedia resource for African American entrepreneurs and business leaders, presented the latest installment of the BLACK ENTERPRISE Economic Equity & Racial Justice Town Hall Series: "Homeownership and Wealth Building:...

10:15
Despite great strides in prostate cancer treatment over the past several years, racial disparities in care persist, according to new data presented this year during the 116th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA). Three studies...

10:10
Brandon L. Swain is a distinguished biographee of Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are chosen from among a pool of the most prominent professionals and are selected on the basis of current...

09:00
The RedTail Flight Academy (RFA) celebrated the opening of its state-of-the-art flight academy today at New York Stewart International Airport in partnership with Wheels Up , the leading private aviation company. Honoring the legacy of the Tuskegee...

08:36
The Black Cultural Zone Community Development Corporation, a Proud Partner of the East Oakland Black Cultural Zone Collaborative, announced the upcoming anniversary of the AKOMA Outdoor Farmer's Market. The celebration will take place on Sunday,...

08:24
MR. SOUL: MUSIC FROM AND INSPIRED BY THE MOTION PICTURE arrives at all platforms today via Hillman Grad Records/Def Jam Recordings. The all-star soundtrack, with classic soul/R&B tracks from Donny Hathaway, Patti LaBelle, Hugh Masekela, Gladys Knight...


9 september 2021

15:00
This week, Oregon redistricting public hearings started. We Draw Oregon(WDO) urges communities of interest, specifically communities of color, to get on the record and raise their voice to demand fair maps that keep their communities together....

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United Way Worldwide today announced that Angela F. Williams will become the next president and CEO of the organization.  Williams will be the first woman and first African American to lead United Way's Worldwide organization.  She currently serves...

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The New York State Occupational Therapy Association's (NYSOTA) Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Committee is hosting a virtual event for occupational therapy educators and students on September 12, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM EST....

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The Nathan Cummings Foundation (NCF) today announced its selection of Bivium-WestFuller as its new Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO). Bivium-WestFuller is a partnership of Bivium Capital and WestFuller Advisors, which are Black owned and...

09:15
Black Connect and NorthOne are pleased to announce they have entered into a partnership that provides Black Connect members with the ability to organize their finances and achieve optimal money management with NorthOne's banking platform. The...

09:00
Today, The Burns Brothers (TBB), a mission-driven marketing and culture agency dedicated to creating a more inclusive world, announced the launch of My Diversity Officer (MDO).  The new service offering will bring together the brightest minds in...

08:45
In time for September's Blood Cancer Awareness Month, the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) is launching an initiative in Baltimore and surrounding areas to change the course of multiple myeloma by removing barriers to early diagnosis and...

08:41
A diverse A-list of musicians, athletes and actors join the African American Voter Registration, Education, and Participation Project (AAVREP) to encourage Black voters and underserved communities to reject the Sept. 14 Recall against Governor Gavin...

07:30
Sun Life is excited to launch the Dean Connor Sun Life Inclusion Scholarships for Black and Indigenous Students ? a new scholarship program designed to equip Black and Indigenous youth with new skills and valuable work experience. Dean Connor led Sun...

06:00
Allied Global Marketing, a full-service integrated marketing agency working with the world's largest entertainment, consumer and lifestyle brands today announced that it is combining its existing teams focused on the African-American, Hispanic, AAPI...


8 september 2021

13:58
Last year, the COVID-19 pandemic created a hunger crisis that pushed at least 60 million people to turn to food banks, food pantries and other private charitable food programs for help, according to an estimate by Feeding America. Additionally,...

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Corporate Counsel Men of Color (CCMOC) will host a virtual Career Strategies Conference on Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The goal of the conference is to support career success for men of color in the workforce. The event,...

10:58
On International Literacy Day, Lancôme is proud to announce its partnership with the NAACP to provide a scholarship fund and mentoring programs for young women on their collegiate educational journey to foster self-confidence, empowerment, and...

08:00
In honor of Gospel Music Heritage Month, which takes place annually in September, McDonald's is serving inspiration with a side of friendly banter for music fans of all ages. Starting Sept. 19 through Oct. 10, the 15th annual McDonald's Inspiration...

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Now and Later® candy is excited to announce the launch of its #RecognizeTheChew Class in Session Series. In alignment with the brand's vision to celebrate hard work and making a difference, the program recognizes the hustle of ambitious...


7 september 2021

16:37
The Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property (Michelson IP) is partnering with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to bring intellectual property (IP) education to a new generation of creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs. The...

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#MIBFF21 celebrates the Francophonie by paying tribute to Omar Sy, Martine Chartrand & Firmine Richard Program also starring Colin Kaepernick, Quincy Jones, Aïssa Maïga, John Lewis, Megan Rapinoe, Jesse Williams, Omar Sy, Tommie Smith, Catherine...

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The Vilcek Foundation announces the recipients of the 2022 Vilcek Foundation Prizes in the Arts and Humanities, a part of the Vilcek Foundation Prizes Program. In 2022, the Vilcek Foundation Prizes in the Arts and Humanities are awarded in dance. ...

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The Vilcek Foundation announces the recipients of the 2022 Vilcek Foundation Prizes, totaling $600,000. These prizes recognize foreign-born scientists and artists in the United States, and are an important part of the foundation's work to celebrate...

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The Student Freedom Initiative (SFI), an organization that provides science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) majors income-contingent funding in lieu of traditional college loans that have long wreaked havoc on their financial futures,...

09:35
Today, Verywell Health, announced the launch of its Health Divide editorial series, addressing health disparities faced by people of color. As part of an ongoing program, the current series, "Health Divide: Breast Cancer and Black Women," aims to...

08:39
Nationally recognized radio star and author Cayman Kelly proudly announced he had renewed his contract as the official voice of ESPN's Monday Night Football (MNF) for the 2021-22 season. Kelly originally contracted with MNF last season, making...

08:38
The Black Travel Expo (BTE) has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 Delta Variant situation along with city and state officials. Due to the escalating COVID-19 / Delta Variant outbreak and in consideration of the health and safety of our...

08:34
Financial Joy School, a free financial education platform for the Black Community, will offer three seminars in the Fall with leading wealth experts, financial resources, and tools to help Black youth and families become long-term investors and build...


6 september 2021

21:04
RESPECT RASTAFARI is launching an international movement to assert the Rights of the Rastafari Community in response to the ongoing persecution for Ganja and Dreadlocks. To reveal the magnitude of the injustice RESPECT RASTAFARI is holding a press...

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Art has the ability to change lives. Art can evoke strong emotion. Art can prompt action for a cause. Art can even share stories that words alone cannot always express. The Children's Museum of Indianapolis debuts a special two-year exhibit called,...


3 september 2021

14:18
The Sister Accord Foundation, the movement that is changing the way girls and women treat, support, and interact with each other, announced the launch of the organization's first chapter in Africa, located in Zimbabwe. Sonia Jackson Myles, Founder...

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After the mainstream media marked the first anniversary of the murder of George Floyd (May 25, 2021) between the conviction and sentencing of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, it's as if they decided to move on to other topics ? the...

12:30
Marking three years as the definitive daily digital source for news and information from an unapologetically Black perspective with his groundbreaking daily digital show #RolandMartinUnfiltered, award-winning journalist Roland S. Martin has announced...

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The Ethiopian American Civic Council (EACC) commends Sean Jones, mission director of USAID to Ethiopia, for confirming reports of looting of the USAID's warehouses by the Tigray People's Libération Front (TPLF)....


2 september 2021

11:15
Black-owned makeup brand, Juvia's Place has released their new i Sculpt, i Shade eyebrow makeup collection. The collection features four must-have, high-quality eyebrow makeup products needed to achieve that trending, thick eyebrow look....

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The Network Journal (TNJ; TNJ.com), an award-winning business magazine for African-American professionals, corporate executives and business owners, announces its 2021 list of 25 Influential Black Women in Business. "The women we honor in the 23rd...

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College football's preeminent HBCU rivalry returns this fall when Florida A&M University and Bethune-Cookman University square off for the 41st time in Florida Blue Florida Classic history and the first time as members of the Southwest Athletic...

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BROWN GIRL Jane and SheaMoisture proudly announce today its investment of a $150,000 grant fund plus comprehensive programming in support of Black-owned independent beauty and wellness brands. The second annual #BrownGirlSwap grant competition is...


1 september 2021

13:00
Today, Molson Coors Beverage Company , along with its craft arm, Six Pints Collective, announced financial awards for students enrolled in select post-secondary brewing programs in Canada, more specifically Bishop's University's Graduate...

12:00
Major Silicon Valley stakeholders, spearheaded by the African Diaspora Network (ADN), are launching the Accelerating Black Leadership and Entrepreneurship (ABLE) program to accelerate the development of Black entrepreneurs and Black-owned businesses...

10:00
A new report finds that economic inequality continues to grow, with Blacks and Hispanics owning only a sliver of financial assets. Even though the Gen X and Millennial generations are more diverse, whites continue to dominate when it comes to...

09:01
Everly Health, the digital health company at the forefront of the 300 billion dollar virtual diagnostics-driven care industry, today announced the appointment of two key executives to its finance division and the addition of a new Board member. These...

09:00
King Boston today announced its research agenda for the Center for Economic Justice, grounded in community engagement and aimed at generating the data and knowledge needed to inform movements at the grassroots level and beyond. This will be the...

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Black News Channel (BNC), the nation's fastest growing news network, announces the launch of BNC GO, an all-new streaming product that will host a slate of unique, all-original content separate from its linear programming offerings....

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