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NBA player Jarrett Allen provided children in Brooklyn with back-to-school haircuts.
The Exonerated Five’s Korey Wise donated backpacks and school supplies to underprivileged children in Harlem.
Chuck Cooper—the first Black NBA player—was posthumously inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Music mogul Berry Gordy has donated $4 million to the expansion of Detroit’s Motown Museum.
A new Syracuse University scholarship named after the Exonerated Five’s Kevin Richardson will support the education of Black and Latinx…
Spelman College received a $2 million grant for the creation of a new STEM center.
Legendary WNBA player Lisa Leslie will be honored with a statue outside of the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
A 7-year-old from South Carolina used the money he saved for his birthday trip to help Hurricane Dorian evacuees.
A Black-owned real estate development company is fighting gentrification in Atlanta through the creation of affordable housing.
A statue honoring tennis legend Althea Gibson was unveiled at the U.S. Open.
NBA star LeBron James surprised one of his I Promise School students with a back-to-school shopping spree.
The city of Atlanta has raised $50 million to build houses for homeless families.
Meek Mill recently unveiled renovated basketball courts for youth in Philadelphia.
A middle schooler from Louisiana created a closet at his school to provide his classmates in need with clothes and…
The Howard University School of Business has launched a new diversity coaching program.
Keshia Knight Pulliam and Arian Simone launched a $5 million venture capital fund for Black women entrepreneurs.
Nestled in the heart of Ocho Rios, Moon Palace Jamaica captures the rich and bold spirit of the country through…
NBA star Stephen Curry will financially back Howard University’s revived golf program.
Aretha Franklin’s estate is backing a fund for pancreatic cancer research.
NBA player Russell Westbrook is launching a tech education program for Los Angeles youth.
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