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4 End-Of-Year Financial Strategies For Success

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Howard University Partners With Amazon Studios to Promote Diversity in Entertainment Industry

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_margin="-85px|||||"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_column type="4_4" _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.26.6"]According to jbhe.com and deadline.com, Howard University and Amazon Studios have announced the launch of Howard Entertainment, a program designed to diversify the entertainment industry by creating a pipeline for African-American students and other under-represented populations to train and...
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On 95th Birthday, Jimmy Carter is Still Proving Age is No Obstacle as He Builds Homes for Humanity

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.6″ min_height=”1151px” custom_margin=”-52px|||||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.6″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.6″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.6″ custom_margin=”-52px|||||”] Nationwide – Today is the 95th birthday of former US president Jimmy Carter—and despite how he has not served in office for almost four decades, he is still working tirelessly to improve the country. Born…

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Black Entrepreneur Develops First Ever Hybrid Beauty Product For Women With Darker Skin

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.6″ min_height=”832px” custom_margin=”-51px|||||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.6″ min_height=”929px”][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.6″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.6″ custom_margin=”-47px|||||”] Nationwide — Dibawssette is expanding the reach of its already-acclaimed Queendom Cushion Foundation, a hybrid foundation, after its successful launch last year. Created by Faridath Dibousse, the Instagram-famous makeup artist behind @makeupbydibawssette and @dibabydibawssette,…

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Philly Kappas Donate To Cheyney and Lincoln Universities

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_column _builder_version="3.26.6" type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_margin="-98px|||||"]After successfully hosting the 84th Grand Chapter Meeting of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. this past summer in the city of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi donated $20,000 to the two oldest Historically Black...
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Why More Governments Should Require Financial Education In Schools

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_margin="-49px|||||" min_height="987px" custom_padding="5px|||||"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_padding="0px|||||"][et_pb_column _builder_version="3.26.6" type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.26.6"]Last month we witnessed a truly historic moment in the life of financial literacy throughout Pennsylvania. Most notably this came through the state senate officially introducing legislation allowing high school students to apply personal finance...
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Barber-Comedian Turned Entrepreneur Launches New Line of Black Men’s Hair Grooming Products

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.6″ custom_margin=”-54px|||||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.6″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.6″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.6″] Nationwide — Garrick Dixon just recently launched his Dixon’s 1737 Men’s Hair Grooming Products, and it has already taken Hollywood by storm. Notables such as Sean Kingston, David Banner, Tony Rock, Eric Benet, Joe Torry, and DC…

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Longest Running Natural Hair Show to Host it’s 25th Annual Conference in Philly

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_margin="-43px|||||"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.26.6" min_height="1431px"][et_pb_column _builder_version="3.26.6" type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.26.6"]Philadelphia, PA — With all the various social justice rallies and daily incidents of injustices related to racism: white supremacy, hair discrimination to many may seem unrelated and superficial. Yet upon deeper examination, one can find a...
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New App to Help Save Pregnant Black Women and Their Babies Gets $200K in Funding

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.26.6" custom_margin="-80px|auto||auto||"][et_pb_column type="4_4" _builder_version="3.26.6"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.26.6"]New York, NY — Narrative Nation, Inc. a non-profit that creates multimedia content and new technologies to eradicate health disparities, has received a $200,000 grant from the Tara Health Foundation to develop its signature digital platform, Irth (as...