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Salute THEM Awards Honors Musical Vanguards Sly Stone, Earth, Wind & Fire, Ludacris and Others from The New National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) on June 6, 2021

Salute THEM Awards Honors Musical Vanguards Sly Stone, Earth, Wind & Fire, Ludacris and Others from The New National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) on June 6, 2021

Gospel ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones, jazz pianist Patrice Rushen, renowned songstress Darlene Love, director Bille Woodruff, choreographer Jamal Josef and celebrity stylist June Ambrose to be honored for Black Music Month. To kick off Black Music Month...

Wells Fargo Completes Investments in 13 Black-Owned Banks, Fulfilling $50 Million Pledge Made in 2020

Wells Fargo Completes Investments in 13 Black-Owned Banks, Fulfilling $50 Million Pledge Made in 2020

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced it has finalized investments in two additional African American Minority Depository Institutions (MDIs): The Harbor Bank of Maryland and Industrial Bank of Washington, D.C. By...

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Tyler Perry

Writer, actor, producer and director Tyler Perry has built an entertainment empire that consists of successful films, plays and best-selling books. After watching an episode of Oprah Winfrey’s talk show, Perry was inspired by a comment on the program about how writing about difficult expe...

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Press Releases

June 13, 2021
More (BPRW) National Merit Scholarship Corporation Renews Commitment to HBCUs with Donation to UNCF
June 12, 2021
More (BPRW) AMA releases plan dedicated to embedding racial justice and advancing health equity
June 11, 2021
More (BPRW) Accelerate: New York aimed at tackling unemployment in the metropolitan area with new opportunities for underserved communities
June 10, 2021
More (BPRW) DIRECTOR MAYA TABLE NAMED TO ADWEEK’S CREATIVE 100 VISIONARY DIRECTORS 2021
June 10, 2021
More (BPRW) YouTube Expands Black Voices Fund By Opening New Grant Applications This Month
June 09, 2021
More (BPRW) Comcast Advances Economic Mobility and Racial Equity in Underserved Communities Through $10 Million Investment With Inclusiv
June 09, 2021
More (BPRW) The Black Hollywood Education Resource Center is Proud to Announce the Documentary Film “Ferguson Rises”, Produced and Directed by Mobolaji Olambiwonnu, Premiering During 2021 Tribeca Festival
June 08, 2021
More (BPRW) Together We RISE, Marsh McLennan Launches a Fellowship Program for Black MBA Students
June 08, 2021
More (BPRW) Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Stands with Reverend Al Sharpton and Pastor Blaine Hackett in Effort to Hold Delaware Bench and Bar Diversity Project Accountable to Goals
June 07, 2021
More (BPRW) 19-MONTH OLD BIRACIAL BOY WITH LEUKEMIA SEARCHES FOR LIFESAVING BONE MARROW DONOR
June 06, 2021
More (BPRW) UCLA commencement speakers include alumnus D’Artagnan Scorza, Black Lives Matter’s Patrisse Cullors, astronaut Megan McArthur
June 05, 2021
More (BPRW) People of color twice as likely to die after traumatic brain injury, new study finds
June 04, 2021
More (BPRW) 5th annual Brown Girls Do Gymnastics Conference & Inaugural Isla Invitational Set for July 23-25,2021 hosted by Grambling State University