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Therapist Saleemah McNeil raised over $80,000 to provide free mental health resources for the Black community.
Tyler Perry gifted a van to an Atlanta nonprofit that provides the homeless with health and hygiene products.
A series about activist and athlete Colin Kaepernick’s life is coming to Netflix.
Rapper 21 Savage launched an online financial literacy program for youth.
LeMoyne-Owen College—the only HBCU in Memphis—has received a $40 million endowment.
Bozoma Saint John is the first Black woman to hold a C-suite position at Netflix.
WNBA star Angel McCoughtry launched the #SayTheirNames Jersey Campaign to honor victims of police brutality.
Colin Kaepernick has been appointed to serve on Medium’s board to elevate the voices of Black and Brown communities.
Plans to transform an Atlanta jail into a justice and equity center for marginalized communities are moving forward.
LeBron James and Maverick Carter launched a new media company centered on amplifying narratives about the underserved and underrepresented.
Morehouse School of Medicine has received $40 million to help combat COVID-19 in underserved communities.
The grooming brand Bevel has teamed up with Headspace to offer free mental wellness services for the Black community.
Social entrepreneur Marcus Bullock is using his business Flikshop to keep families connected with their incarcerated loved ones and combat…
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and his wife Patty Quillin are donating $120 million to HBCUs.
Rihanna’s nonprofit will donate $11 million to grassroots organizations focused on racial justice.
Atlanta entrepreneur Aisha “Pinky” Cole teamed up with Clark Atlanta University to create a scholarship fund for Rayshard Brooks’ children.
Legendary actress Cicely Tyson received the 2020 Peabody Career Achievement Award.
LeBron James has launched a nonprofit focused on addressing Black voter suppression.
NBA star Russell Westbrook and award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson Jr. have teamed up for the creation of a docuseries about…
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay has launched a new initiative focused on amplifying stories about police brutality.