New Harriet Tubman Debit Card Has People Thinking About Wakanda

The card from OneUnited Bank shows the legendary abolitionist making a cross-armed gesture that clearly has multiple meanings. By David Moye, Huffington Post The nation’s largest...

Fifth Third Bank promises $20M investment in Black Community

Crusader Staff Report Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, Governor JB Pritzker, and World Business Chicago on Monday, January 27, joined Fifth Third Bank to announce its...

Mattel Reaches Out to 9-Year-Old Fashion Designer

By Selena Hill, Black Enterprise Nine-year-old Nevaeh Woods of Macomb County, Michigan, is one step closer to realizing her dreams of becoming a fashion designer. Woods...

Services scheduled for Chicago matriarch Charlie Mae Brown Snowden

Funeral services for Chicago matriarch Charlie Mae Brown Snowden are scheduled at Trinity United Church of Christ, 400 W. 95th Street, for Friday January...

Mayor Lightfoot announces Cannabis Resource Fair

New citywide resource fair hosted in partnership with cannabis businesses, industry experts, social equity leaders, government agencies and others As part of ongoing efforts to...

Program to grow minorities in film industry

Pritzker Administration launches new training program to prevent future staffing shortages and increase minority presence in an  industry with higher than average salaries The Illinois...

Courtney Adeleye Contributes $30 Million To New Fund For Female Business...

The beauty "bawse" wants to help entrepreneurs kickstart their business. By Jennifer Ford, ESSENCE When you hear the name Courtney Adeleye, you probably think of money...

Chamillionaire Launches $100,000 Competition for Minority-Founded Startups

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton, Black Enterprise Hip-hop continues to grow and it encourages others to do the same! According to CNBC, Hakeem “Chamillionaire” Seriki is...

Ladies of Virtue Holds Annual Fundraiser to Support Programs for Girls

Honoring Businesswomen for Their Leadership and Accomplishments The Ladies of Virtue (LOV) is celebrating its 8th anniversary by hosting “Leading with Virtue” Cocktail Reception on...

OneUnited Bank Launches BankBlack X Campaign to Tackle Racial Wealth Gap,...

By Jay Conner, The Root The Black dollar is big business. With $1.3 trillion in annual buying power, the influence we wield on the global economy...