A Virginia-based middle school has been renamed after NASA trailblazer Katherine Johnson.
Afiya Hooker and Joanna Johnson recently opened Mobile’s first Black-owned community-focused mental health center.
Getty Images is providing grants for the digitization of historic HBCU images.
CURLS Founder and CEO Mahisha Dellinger has unveiled a new initiative designed to empower Black women entrepreneurs.
In her third round of giving, Scott donated $2.7 billion to 286 “high-impact” organizations, many of which are in historically…
Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama have created a children’s series about civic engagement.
Dr. Jason Wingard has been appointed to serve as Temple University’s next president; making him the first Black person in…
U.S. District Judge Debra M. Brown has made history as the first Black woman to serve as the chief judge…
Sanaa Lathan will direct the film adaptation of one of author Angie Thomas’ novels.
Megan Thee Stallion will provide a student with a full-ride scholarship to Long Island University’s Roc Nation School of Music,…
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…
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