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The firm BLCK VC was launched as an avenue to increase the number of Black investors.
Some of Tupac’s personal belongings will be donated to Temple University’s Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection.
Willie O'Ree—the first Black player in the National Hockey League—will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
Hampton University has made history by becoming the first HBCU to add a women’s varsity triathlon team to their sports…
This Black millennial entrepreneur opened up an affordable vegan restaurant in Brooklyn.
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.
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