Terrence Jenkins and the Black-owned bank First Boulevard have joined forces to launch a financial literacy initiative for HBCU students.
Prairie View A&M University launched a writing program inspired by literary giant Toni Morrison’s legacy.
Issa Rae has inked a multi-year production deal with WarnerMedia.
Killer Mike and Ryan Glover’s digital banking platform Greenwood has secured $40 million in funding.
Spelman College recently hit a major milestone with the highest application pool in the all-women HBCU’s 140-year history.
For the first time in West Virginia University’s 154-year history, a Black woman has been elected as student body president.
Idris Elba has inked a publishing deal with HarperCollins to create children’s books.
LeBron James and his business partner Maverick Carter are part-owners of the Boston Red Sox.
Rapper Rick Ross has teamed up with JetDoc for the creation of an initiative that will provide free doctor visits…
Eddie Murphy will be inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame.
One of the nation’s leading diverse-led, woman-owned investment firms has raised $100 million to provide loans for Black and brown-owned…
Howard University has received a $4.9 million endowment for the creation of a music business center.
NBA star Joel Embiid will donate $100,000 to homeless shelters in Philadelphia.
Rapstress Megan Thee Stallion will help cover the home repair costs for senior citizens and single mothers impacted by the…
The NBA has committed to donating over $3 million to HBCUs and COVID-19 relief efforts during the 2021 All-Star festivities.
The home where civil rights pioneer Malcolm X spent his teenage years has been added to the National Register of…
Rapper Travis Scott led an effort to distribute 50,000 hot meals to Houston residents impacted by the winter storm.
Common is producing a biopic about civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer.
NBA star Russell Westbrook is opening a middle school and high school in Los Angeles.
A Black-owned digital platform designed to educate and empower innovators has received a major boost in venture capital funding.
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