Hennessy Launches $10 Million Fund For HBCU Graduate Students

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Hennessy have partnered up to launch of the Hennessy Fellows Program, a $10 million graduate scholarship...

Spotlight: Pennie’s Tea

Local artisan tea brand Pennie’s Tea was among the local vendors selected by the new Englewood Whole Foods. The Englewood store made news not...

A world-class airport gets a world-class website

The Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) announced the launch of its new, user friendly website to support the world-class airport. The airport also changed its...

Gary, Indiana—in Deal with U.S. Steel—May Learn the Hard Way How...

By Erik Sherman, Fortune Subsidies have become a way of life for cities and states that want to woo corporations and expected jobs. And Gary,...

National Black Chamber Of Commerce Convenes In Atlanta In July

Networking, Domestic and International Connections, Contracting Opportunities The National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) convenes in Atlanta, Georgia July 24-27, 2019. The theme: Economic Empowerment...

Michelle Flowers Welch honored for commitment to multicultural communications

Founder and CEO of Flowers Communications Group, Michelle Flowers Welch, was recently honored with the 2017 Distinguished Senior Leader Award by the Public Relations...

Congresswoman Maxine Waters to keynote Phenomenal Woman Awards

One of the most powerful women in American politics today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), will keynote the Phenomenal Woman Awards Gala on Thursday, April...

Regional Club Director Rose Joiner receives leadership award

Rose Joiner, Regional Club Director, Honored for 35 Years of Dedication to Underserved Area Youth; Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Recieves...

CHA dedicates fully renovated Jane Addams Resource Center

Officials from the Chicago Housing Authority today joined residents of the ABLA/Brooks Homes, Alderman Danny Solis, Amy Rule and area residents for the dedication...

Black Press conference speaker talks Berlin Conference and plans for Wakanda...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. Recently the National Newspaper Publishers Association (the Black Press) held its 2019 Mid-Winter Training Conference in Orlando, and Her Excellency...