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The Black-owned beauty brand Mayven recently raised $23 million in venture capital funding.
Dr. Olivette Otele has made history by becoming the first Black woman history professor in the UK.
Former NBA player Jalen Rose’s Detroit-based charter school has a 93 percent graduation rate.
Ciara Sivels has become the first African-American woman to earn a nuclear engineering Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.
Black Girl Ventures helps Black women entrepreneurs get access to venture capital.
Depelsha McGruder has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of New York Public Radio.
After losing her husband in a hit-and-run incident, journalist Kimberly Holmes Wiggins is helping others through grief.
Brown University will rename one of its campus buildings after Black graduates.
Sean Combs has pledged $1 million for the creation of a charter school in the Bronx.
Rihanna is reportedly teaming up with Colin Kaepernick for a project about social injustice.
Two women are leading the first Black-owned real estate crowdfunding company.
Marshawn Lynch has launched an initiative to provide the homeless population in Oakland and Seattle with smartphones.
Power couple Beyoncé and Jay Z helped raise $6 million for the non-profit City Of Hope.
A Houston father decided to have a one-on-one conversation with his son’s bully. Now the children are friends.
Actor Jussie Smollett gifted a 6-year-old amputee with a wheelchair accessible van.
This is her fourth marriage.
Shawn D. Rochester, financial literacy expert and author of the acclaimed book The Black Tax: The Cost of Being Black…
Harvard University awarded Colin Kaepernick with the W.E.B. Du Bois medal on Thursday.
Johns Hopkins University recently shared that it would name one of their campus buildings after Henrietta Lacks.
The Getty Institute launched a new program that is centered on research surrounding African American artists and their work.
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