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A new children’s museum centered on African history and culture is officially coming to Baltimore.
Missy Elliott will become the first woman hip-hop artist to receive an honorary doctorate degree from the Berklee College of…
4-year-old Alannah George has made history as the second youngest member of Mensa in the UK.
20-year-old Britney Deas has made history by becoming the University of South Florida’s first Black woman student body president.
An entrepreneur and his 11-year-old son created an investment consulting company designed to increase Black wealth.
NFL player Brandon Copeland is teaching a financial literacy course at the University of Pennsylvania.
Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel visited LeBron James’ I Promise School to talk with students about water safety and encourage them…
A Black yoga instructor from Baltimore has created a safe space for Black men to heal from trauma.
Marketing expert Velma Trayham is aiming to combat poverty through entrepreneurship.
Former first lady Michelle Obama’s alma mater will name a new athletic facility after her.
Shonda Rhimes’ show ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ is the longest-running medical drama in U.S. television history.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar auctioned off his memorabilia to raise money to bring STEM education to underserved communities.
Portraits of the Obamas were instrumental in helping the Smithsonian Museum break a visitor record.
Through his company JUST Goods Inc., Jaden Smith is bringing clean water to Flint.
Napa Valley’s first Black-owned winery estate has landed a deal with Delta Air Lines.
A 10-year-old author from Washington, D.C. launched his own book series.
Black producer Charles D. King’s media company has inked a first-look deal with Warner Bros.
Saint Elmo Brady—the first Black person to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry—was honored by the American Chemical Society.
Serena Williams has joined Poshmark’s board of directors.
Actor Michael B. Jordan is launching a fellowship for underrepresented youth who want to pursue careers in the entertainment industry.
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