July 5, 2017
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Tashni Dubroy Resigns As President And CEO Of Shaw University

RALEIGH, N.C., July 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Shaw University Board of Trustees has announced that President Tashni-Ann Dubroy is resigning to assume the position of Executive Vice President and Chief […]
June 30, 2017
Breaking African American News, Black Community News, African American Entertainment

Beyoncé Partners With UNICEF to Bring Safe Water to Children in Remote Areas in Burundi, East Africa

NEW ORLEANS, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Global entertainer and humanitarian, Beyoncé has teamed up with UNICEF through her BeyGOOD philanthropic arm to announce the launch of BEYGOOD4BURUNDI, a […]
June 30, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment

Rev Run and Justine Simmons Headline AT&T ‘Be The Glow’ Experience at ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans

DALLAS, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AT&T* celebrates Black Music Month by bringing one of the biggest names in hip hop to the largest festival for black music […]
June 29, 2017
African American News, Breaking News

McDonald’s® Recognizes 55 High School Graduates In Greater Philadelphia With College Scholarships

PHILADELPHIA, June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of the Philadelphia Region and McDonald’s Owner/Operators of the Greater Philadelphia Region, Inc., are pleased to award 55 high school seniors from across the greater Philadelphia region […]
June 28, 2017
African American News, Breaking News

2nd Annual Law Firm 500 Award

MIAMI, Fla., June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Application deadline to apply for the 2nd Annual Law Firm 500 Award closes at 11:55 am Friday, June 30, 2017. The Award is given to […]
June 28, 2017
African American News, Breaking News,

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Set To Host Its Largest Conclave In Detroit, Michigan

DETROIT, June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., (PBS), is set to host its International Conclave on July 18 – 23, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan at the Detroit Marriott at […]
June 27, 2017

American College of Physicians and National Minority Quality Forum Partner to Improve Quality of Care for African Americans with Heart Failure

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) and the American College of Physicians (ACP) today announce that the CMS-approved ACP Genesis Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) […]
June 27, 2017

Jussie Smollett Puts His Money Where His Activism Is; Raises $40,000 To Fight HIV/AIDS In Black Communities

LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — When you ask Jussie Smollett—one of the breakthrough stars from Fox’s uber-successful TV show Empire—how he wants to be introduced, he always […]
May 25, 2017

Bankra’ Caribbean Folk Festival Returns To Jamaica, Queens On June 3

NEW YORK, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The music, culture and cuisine of the Caribbean Islands will be on colorful display once again when Braata Productions in association with Sam’s […]