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Angie Thomas’ ‘The Hate U Give’ won the Waterstones children’s book prize in London.
WakandaCon, an Afro-futurism conference inspired by the film ‘Black Panther,’ is coming to Chicago this summer.
The comedian was on stage for five minutes.
Sherrexia Rolle is the youngest person to run the largest Black-owned airline in the Bahamas.
The Salvation Army and the city of Baltimore have opened up a supermarket to make healthy foods more affordable.
Rapper Vic Mensa launched a nonprofit—dubbed SaveMoneySaveLife—to help Chicago youth overcome trauma from violence.
Maj. Gen. Gary M. Brito will make history as the first Black person to become the commander of Fort Benning.
Howard University unveiled a new Bloomberg lab for its business students.
A new book penned by author Shomari Wills delves into the journeys of Black pioneers who became entrepreneurs after slavery.
Hadiyah Mujhid created HBCU.vc as an avenue to invest in tech innovators from HBCUs.
Bri’Ann Stephens founded Pink Productions as an avenue to inspire women to reach their personal and professional goals.
Zoe Terry, 11, founded the non-profit Zoe’s Dolls as an avenue to encourage Black girls to have a positive self-image.
Black Girls CODE teamed up with Lyft to increase racial representation in STEM.
Camryn Green, 13, has sold hundreds of her paintings and donated the proceeds to support orphans in Liberia.
A Facebook group is looking to change negative perceptions surrounding Black fathers.
A Utah elementary school is changing its name to honor the late Black NASA mathematician and aerospace engineer Mary W.…
A teen from Florida has raised $17,000 for young girls to see the film A Wrinkle in Time.
Third-grader Alexandra Dow’s school project about Michelle Obama caught the attention of the former first lady herself.
The National Institutes of Health awarded Tuskegee University with an $8.5 million grant to advance research surrounding racial health disparities.
In honor of Black History Month, the U.S. Navy is shining a light on African American sailors who fought for…
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