WorldChicago hosts workshops and product showcase for African Women Entrepreneurs

The U.S. Department of State’s African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) partnered with WorldChicago to showcase products handcrafted by women from Sub-Saharan and North Africa...

ITT Tech student financial aid at risk, California closes 15 school...

By Charlene Crowell As another school year gets underway, the Department of Education recently announced a series of actions to better protect taxpayers and students...

Local Financial Investment Advisor shares advice on financial fitness

Recently, Financial Investment Advisor Delta Jones-Walker hosted a Financial Fitness workshop in her offices at Atled Financial in Schererville. Young professional women from across...

Seeking Indiana Nonprofits to Apply for Walmart Foundation Grants

The Walmart Foundation will begin accepting grant applications to its State Giving Program on August 29. The Walmart Foundation will award grants between $25,000...

100 Black Men and GM encourage STEM careers

By Brelaun Douglas (NNPA/DTU Fellow, Atlanta Voice) In an effort to boost minority participation in science and technology, 100 Black Men of America recently hosted...

Enhancing Black Owned Print and Digital Press in the Age of...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President & CEO, National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) salutes the career development success of the...

America must equalize access to homeownership and its wealth opportunities

By Charlene Crowell Although many American families have modest financial means, there is nothing small about their hopes. Owning a home has long been an...

$40,000 for business ideas slated for Englewood

Whole Foods Market and Teamwork Englewood, an Englewood community based organization, have issued a “Call for Entries” for local small business owners and entrepreneurs...

Black Owned Newspapers Matter

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President & CEO National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) 2017 will mark the 190th anniversary of the Black Press in America....

Gary local foods, local places workshops planned

In 2015, Gary was one of 26 cities selected to receive technical assistance from the federal Local Food, Local Places initiative. The purpose of...