February 15, 2018

The Innovate Fund Awarded $55 Million in New Markets Tax Credits

GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Innovate Fund, a South Carolina based Community Development Entity (CDE) managed by taxadvantagegroup and Greenville Local Development Corporation, is excited to announce […]
February 15, 2018

African-Americans Help Drive Growth in Financial Services, but Missed Opportunities Persist

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Between 2006 and 2016 African-Americans were responsible for a significant portion of the growth in several key categories of financial services, […]
February 15, 2018

Racial And Gender Bias At Work Harmful For Women Of Color And Their Health

New Research Shows Unfair Treatment of Asian, Black, Latinx and Multiracial Women in US Workplaces Is Detrimental to Both Employees and Companies In Spite of Challenges, […]
February 14, 2018

Actress Yvonne Orji Partners with Colgate Total Just in Time for Valentine’s Day

To Help Consumers Get “Totally Ready” for Life’s Unexpected Moments NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Colgate Total® has joined forces with popular actress and comedian Yvonne Orji to help consumers […]
February 13, 2018


First-Come, First-Served Offer Valid at 55 AMC Theatres Nationwide to Guests of the 7:00 P.M. Screenings on Monday, February 19. UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Filmmaker […]
February 13, 2018

2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards Increases Viewership for the Second Consecutive Year, Seen by 2.4 Million Viewers Sunday Night

Premiere Telecast Becomes #1 Show on Cable in African-American Homes. ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards was a big hit Sunday night, Feb. 11, racking […]
February 13, 2018

Frist Center Presents “We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights and the Nashville Press, 1957-1968”

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present a selection of 50 photographs from the archives of The Tennessean and The Nashville Bannerthat document an […]
February 13, 2018

Mathew Knowles Sparks an International Conversation With His Latest Book Racism From The Eyes of a Child

HOUSTON, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — With uncanny timing for socially charged topics, music mogul Mathew Knowles hits hard right out of the gate with his latest book Racism from the Eyes of […]
February 13, 2018

McDonald’s Gospelfest 2018 – Praise Break!

Moves to Newark Symphony Hall! ISELIN, N.J., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The 36th Annual McDonald’s Gospelfest comes to Newark Symphony Hall (1030 Broad Street, Newark, NJ) on Saturday, May 12th for […]
February 9, 2018

Indique Hair and Myavana Team Up to Offer New Personalized Hair Analysis Technology to Reengineer the Professional Haircare Industry

Custom Hair Analysis Technology Indique ID powered by Myavana to debut at the Bronner Brother International Hair Show on Feb. 10-12, 2018. ATLANTA, Feb. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Kicking […]
February 8, 2018

Donna Brazile And Carmen de Lavallade Among Women of Power Legacy Award Honorees

Black Enterprise to Present its Highest Honor in Recognition of Women’s Achievement at the 2018 Women of Power Summit, hosted by ADP®, in Orlando, Florida NEW […]
February 8, 2018

Seven African-American Honorees Named ‘Strong Men & Women in Virginia History’ by Dominion Energy and the Library of Virginia

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Dominion Energy and the Library of Virginiacommemorated the leadership and achievements of seven outstanding African-Americans during the sixth annual “Strong Men & Women […]