August 7, 2017
Breaking African American News

STEM Summer Day Camp to Support Latino and African American Girls in Southern California

USC Viterbi School of Engineering and Tata Consultancy Services Prepare Middle School Girls for 21st Century Careers LOS ANGELES and MUMBAI, India, Aug. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — USC Viterbi School of […]
August 4, 2017
Breaking African American News

City of Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka to Host the Shani Baraka Women’s Resource Center Memorial Festival

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As the City of Newark’s Mayor Ras J. Baraka stands for women’s rights, safety, health and wellness, which can all be compromised with what’s […]
August 3, 2017
Breaking African American News, Black Entertainment, Black Film

RLTV New Syndicated Special ‘Still In The Game With Roland Martin’ Premieres This Month

BALTIMORE, Md., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RLTV announced today that Still in the Game with Roland Martin is premiering in syndication this month. The RLTV-commissioned show focuses on the second […]
August 3, 2017

Bounce Announces New Comedy Series Grown Folks, Renews Saints & Sinners, Family Time, In The Cut

ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bounce — the nation’s fastest-growing television network designed for African-American audiences — today announced an expansion of original programming heading into the 2017-18 television […]
August 3, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment

UMC – Urban Movie Channel Continues Fall Out Friday Slate With More Original Comedy Series

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Following the recent announcement of UMC – Urban Movie Channel’s new original comedy series, The Rich and the Ruthless, UMC is keeping the laughs […]
August 1, 2017
Breaking African American News

Family Members of South Carolina Church Shooting Support Independent Film “Broken”

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Surviving family members of victims from the Emanuel AME South Carolina Church shooting have spoken out in support of […]
August 1, 2017

Micheal Cristal Elected 35th International President Of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (PBS) announced today that Micheal Cristal was elected International President of the 103 years old community service organization. Effective […]
August 1, 2017
Breaking African American News

Atlanta High School Students Graduate From Community Health Worker Training Program

ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Teaching communities to actively engage in their own health care is the purpose of the Morehouse School of Medicine’s (MSM) Community Health Worker (CHW) Training […]
July 31, 2017
Breaking African American News

Hollywood sticks to the script: Films aren’t more inclusive, despite a decade of advocacy

LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to Professor Stacy L. Smith, author of a new study on inclusion in 900 top movies of the last […]
July 31, 2017

Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International (FGBCFI) Becomes Largest Soles4Souls’ Faith-based Engagement Partner With 70,000 Pairs of Shoes Collected

NEW YORK, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Shoes are being used as a catalyst to intrinsically shift the economic, academic, social and spiritual aspect of a […]
July 28, 2017

Troy Carter, Tony Prophet, John Thompson And More Set To Electrify The Stage At BLACK ENTERPRISE TechConneXt Summit In Silicon Valley Oct. 9-1

NEW YORK, July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its annual TechConneXt Summit on Monday, Oct. 9 through Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the San Francisco […]
July 28, 2017

A Life of Challenge and Adventure: 11 Facts About Service Woman Cathay Williams

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For Buffalo Soldiers Day, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) lists 11 facts about Cathay Williams, the only known female member […]
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