March 30, 2018

Savoy magazine names Dana Pittard to “most influential” list

INDIANAPOLIS, March 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Dana Pittard, vice president of defense programs for Allison Transmission, has been named to Savoy magazine’s list of “2018 Most Influential […]
March 29, 2018

Two JLL leaders among Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America

Executives Herman Bulls and Corey Lewis make Savoy magazine’s exclusive list. CHICAGO, March 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Two JLL executives are included in Savoy magazine’s prestigious 2018 roster of […]
March 29, 2018

MGM Resorts International Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination with Donation to National Civil Rights Museum

TUNICA, Miss., March 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), parent company of Gold Strike Casino Resort, donated $150,000 to the National Civil Rights Museum […]
March 27, 2018

All-New Season Three Episodes of Saints & Sinners And Binge-Worthy Seasons One & Two Plus Gang Related, Reasonable Doubt, Facing Ali; Mindhunters and More Among New Brown Sugar Titles for April

ATLANTA, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Brown Sugar, the popular new subscription video-on-demand service from Bounce featuring the biggest collection of the baddest African-American movies of all-time, announced today […]
March 27, 2018

Johnson & Johnson, Be The Match, and Team Up With Duo Ayo & Teo For Give a Spit About Cancer Campaign

This will activate thousands of young people to join the national bone marrow registry and make it as racially diverse as possible. NEW YORK, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ […]
March 27, 2018

Calculated Genius Nonprofit Rounds Out Women’s History Month With $33K Donation To Young Women’s Leadership Charter School

Pledges Support for STEM Program Implementation and the Future of Girls. CHICAGO, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Calculated Genius nonprofit organization announced today its pledge to sponsor and support […]
March 27, 2018

Skin of Color Society Reaches New Heights as an International Organization Dedicated to Promoting Excellence in Skin of Color Dermatology

GENEVA, Ill., March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Skin of Color Society (SOCS), an international professional organization of physicians dedicated to promoting excellence in skin of color dermatology, reports record […]
March 26, 2018

High School Summer Program Aims to Build Pipeline of Future Doctors, Particularly Among Under-Represented Minorities, Researchers Say

Journal of the American Osteopathic Association Study Finds Summer Program Improves High Schoolers’ Medical Knowledge by 38%, Raises Understanding of How to Prepare for Medical School […]
March 23, 2018

March of Dimes Launches New Campaign To Raise Awareness of Urgent Health Crisis Moms and Babies Face in the U.S.

Nonprofit unveils series of Videos & public mural entitled “Won’t Stop”. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — March of Dimes, the preeminent non-profit organization leading the fight […]
March 22, 2018

McDonald’s Reinforces its Commitment to the Community through 12th Annual Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour

Free Concert Series Continues Support for Ronald McDonald House Charities, Introduces New Scholarship for one HBCU Student. OAK BROOK, Ill., March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — McDonald’s USA announced the return of […]
March 22, 2018

AfroLife.TV Inks Content Deals

Selects a diverse content library starting with Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela. LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AfroLife.TV announced today that is has partnered with Chimpanzee Productions, […]
March 22, 2018

Oakland Museum Of California Announces Major Exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom

Exhibition to run March 24 through August 12, 2018 in OMCA’s Great Hall. OAKLAND, Calif., March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) has announced major exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop […]