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Brett J. Hart made history by becoming United Airlines’ first Black president.
14-year-old Dorothy Jean Tillman earned her master’s degree.
Former Tuskegee Airmen nurse Second Lt. Irma "Pete" Cameron Dryden recently celebrated her 100th birthday.
For the first time in MIT’s 159-year history, a Black woman has been elected as student body president.
Entrepreneur Frank Baker and his wife launched a $1 million scholarship fund for Spelman College graduates.
We’ve rounded up a list of organizations, funds and initiatives that are providing resources for protesters on the frontlines seeking…
Big Sean and Rihanna teamed up to donate to COVID-19 relief efforts in Detroit.
Questlove will host a televised virtual potluck to raise money for nonprofits focused on combating food insecurity.
NBA player Mike Conley is donating $200,000 towards COVID-19 relief efforts.
A. Benjamin Spencer is the first Black dean in William & Mary Law School’s 241-year history.
Nick Cannon graduated from Howard University with a degree in Criminology & Administration of Justice.
Usher’s nonprofit donated over 350 vegan meals to individuals in need in Atlanta.
Jay-Z and Meek Mill’s nonprofit REFORM Alliance will donate masks to every correctional facility in the U.S.
Black Thought and Questlove inked a production deal with Universal Television.
Howard University has opened a free COVID-19 testing site to eliminate the socio-economic barriers to adequate health care.
Common’s nonprofit has launched a criminal justice reform campaign to address the spread of COVID-19 in correctional facilities.
Actor Michael K. Williams and the nonprofit NYC Together are helping at-risk youth secure summer jobs.
For the first time in its 274-year history, Princeton University has a Black valedictorian.
Actress Taraji P. Henson’s Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation joined forces with the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation to provide mental health…
A collective of Detroit-based chefs donated 20,000 meals to the homeless amid the COVID-19 pandemic.