Pharrell Williams is launching a Norfolk-based private school for low-income families.
Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand donated $1 million to Morehouse College’s sports journalism program.
Tiffany Haddish will portray iconic track legend Florence Griffith Joyner in a biopic.
Ava DuVernay has joined forces with Google for the creation of an initiative centered on empowering underrepresented creatives.
Wilberforce University recently announced it would eliminate the student debt for its recent graduates.
The former residence of legendary musician Muddy Waters has been given preliminary landmark status.
Howard University announced its reestablished College of Fine Arts will be named after visionary Chadwick Boseman.
NBA player Bam Adebayo helped surprise students at a Miami-based after-school program with digital learning tools.
The National Basketball Players Association is donating $360,000 to revitalize Harlem’s historic Rucker Park.
Delaware State University announced it will eliminate student loan debt for over 200 recent graduates who were significantly impacted by…
Milwaukee Bucks star Jrue Holiday is furthering his efforts to support small Black-owned businesses and nonprofits throughout the country.
Renowned playwright and activist Lorraine Hansberry’s former New York City residence has been added to the National Register of Historic…
Fisk University has received a multimillion-dollar donation, marking the largest gift in the institution’s 155-year history.
Keshia Knight Pulliam has been appointed to serve as Mielle Organics’ Global Education Ambassador.
Actress Taraji P. Henson has launched an initiative centered on helping Black youth overcome mental health struggles.
Spelman College is naming its performing arts center after actress and director LaTanya Richardson Jackson and her husband actor Samuel…
A 10-year-old chess prodigy who overcame homelessness has won the title of National Chess Master.
Legendary director and actress Phylicia Rashad has been appointed to serve as the dean of Howard University’s College of Fine…
Songstress Ciara and her husband NFL player Russell Wilson have inked a production deal with Amazon Studios.
Jaden Smith is opening a restaurant that will provide free food for the homeless.
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