November 8, 2021

Peel Dem Layers Back, A Non-Profit That Uses Hip Hop Culture to Teach Black Boys How to Live Mentally Healthy Lives Lands Partnership with Theodore Roosevelt High School

Rapper and CEO of Cleveland Non-Profit Initiates A 10-Week Cohort Program To Equip Black Male Students with Coping Mechanisms to Treat Mental Illness CLEVELAND, Nov. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ […]
November 8, 2021

The National Voice of ESPN and Monday Night Football, Cayman Kelly, Signs Deal to Serve as Official Voice of the NHL

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Acclaimed radio personality and voiceover artist Cayman Kelly announced that he had recently inked a deal to expand his coverage and serve also as […]
November 3, 2021

For Fifth Year, Next Day Animations Runs Scholarship Program for Young Women of Color

BALTIMORE, Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Next Day Animations, an award-winning explainer video company, is reopening the Illustrating Awesomeness Scholarship for the fifth consecutive year. Illustrating Awesomeness is a […]
November 3, 2021

Tamron Hall Teams with Court TV For New True-Crime Series, ‘Someone They Knew…With Tamron Hall’ Premieres January 2022

ATLANTA, Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Daytime EMMY Award-winning TV Host, Journalist and Author Tamron Hall will host a new, weekly true-crime series on Court TV, the popular multi-platform network devoted to […]
November 3, 2021

Goldfish Swim School Partners with Four-Time Olympic Swimming Medalist & First African American World Record Holder Cullen Jones to Spread Important Message of Water Safety

Partnership Aims to Raise Awareness on the Importance of Learning to Swim, Bridging the Minority Swim Gap & Providing a Role Model for Young Children TROY, […]
November 1, 2021

2Leaf Press Announces New Series, “TRAILBLAZERS, Black Women Who Helped Make America Great” with the Publication of Volume 1 on November 1, 2021

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Black women have inspired, elevated, and transformed society throughout the ages and across generations. While often breaking through barriers of racism […]
October 29, 2021

UnitedMasters Closes $50M Series C led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) to Further Empower Independent Artists to Find Commercial Success in Creator Economy

Company Now Valued at $550M, Fueled by Company Growth, Cross-Industry Demand, Acceleration of Tech-Enabled Disruption & Global Expansion of the Independent Creator Economy BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 28, […]
October 29, 2021

New Documentary Ties Poisonous Diets To Racial Inequality

They’re Trying To Kill Us documentary spotlights the single biggest threat to Americans of Color LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A groundbreaking new documentary, They’re Trying to […]
October 29, 2021

Fritz Pollard Alliance Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of NFL First African American Head Coach

Honorees Include Fritz Pollard, the Detroit Lions, Wallace Triplett and Willie Horton DETROIT, Oct. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Fritz Pollard League Foundation is honored to host the 100th […]
October 28, 2021

REI Co-op launches Path Ahead Ventures to invest in founders of color

New effort will dedicate $30 million to 300 founders of color in the outdoor industry. SEATTLE, Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — REI Co-op today launched Path Ahead Ventures, a new […]
October 27, 2021

BLACK ENTERPRISE Releases Latest Boardroom Power Report And Exclusive Directory Of Black Corporate Directors

Despite corporate commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion, the latest analysis reveals that 1 in 5 S&P 500 companies are bereft of African American board representation […]
October 26, 2021

Nielsen’s 2021 African American Consumer Report Explores the Influence of Black Culture on Content and Media Trends and the Representation of the Collective Black Community

New data shows African Americans spend more time consuming media than any other group, yet there continues to be a lack of representation of the collective […]