February 7, 2018

African American Parents Are Finding New Ways to Invest in Their Children’s Futures

Northwestern Mutual survey reveals majority of African American parents who have saved for their children’s education are taking on side jobs to do so. MILWAUKEE, Feb. 7, […]
February 7, 2018

Kroger Celebrates Black Heritage Month

Company’s “Going Beyond: A Community Legacy” program highlights African-American Suppliers CINCINNATI, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is inviting customers to celebrate Black Heritage Month. […]
February 6, 2018

McDonald’s® to Serve as Platinum Sponsor of 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards, Event World Premieres on Bounce Sun. Feb. 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET

ATLANTA, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — McDonald’s® will serve as the Platinum Sponsor of the 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards with SheaMoisture and Denny’s also participating in the prestigious annual event celebrating African-American achievements and contributions which […]
February 6, 2018

ESSENCE Announces Four Hollywood Game-Changers as Honorees for its Prestigious 2018 Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon: Danai Gurira, Tiffany Haddish, Tessa Thompson and Lena Waithe

NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ESSENCE, the preeminent brand for African-American women, has announced the honorees for its prestigious “Black Women in Hollywood Awards.” The highly anticipated […]
February 6, 2018

Redfin Survey: 15% Of Respondents Sold Their Home Or Did Not Buy Last Year Due To Concerns About Immigration Policies

37% of People of Color Felt they May Have Been Discriminated Against When Trying to Buy a Home. SEATTLE, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN)– Fifteen percent of […]
February 5, 2018

“Erase The Hate” Announces “Change Makers” Selected For Social Impact Campaign’s Innovative Accelerator Program

Nonprofit Start-ups For Erase The Hate Accelerator Include Athlete Ally (NY, NY), The Better Arguments Project (Washington, DC and Boston, MA), Data For Black Lives (Boston, […]
February 5, 2018

BET Executive to Headline Women Leading Women

Event Kicks Off Monthlong Celebration at UMD’s Smith School COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — BET Networks executive Donna Blackman will discuss women in business and the #MeToo movement […]
February 5, 2018

Poor circulation’ leads to worse outcomes in African American vascular patients

CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to a new study, black Americans have more severe vascular disease by the time they see a vascular surgeon, and they […]
February 1, 2018

2019 Commemoration, AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ Applauds New Federal Commission Commemorating 400 Years Of African-American History

Federal Commission Will Advance National Awareness of The 1619 African Arrival and The African-American Experience. JAMESTOWN, Va., Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Last month, President Donald Trump signed into law the 400 […]
February 1, 2018

JLL earns diversity accolade from BLACK ENTERPRISE magazine

Firm recognized as one of the 50 Best Companies for Diversity CHICAGO, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — JLL (NYSE: JLL) has been named one of the 50 Best Companies […]
February 1, 2018

Altice USA Launches THE IMPACT NETWORK

DETROIT, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Impact Network, the only African American owned and operated Christian television network in the United States, is now available on Altice USA’s Optimum […]
February 1, 2018

Fastweb commemorates Black History Month by highlighting scholarship opportunities for African Americans

WESTON, Mass., Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — While celebrating the many achievements of African Americans during Black History Month, Fastweb (www.fastweb.com), the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information […]
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