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(BPRW) DC Mayor Muriel Bowser proclaims October 1 as Nigerian American Day

(BPRW) DC Mayor Muriel Bowser proclaims October 1 as Nigerian American Day

(Black PR Wire) Mayor Muriel Bowser officially proclaims Saturday, October 1, 2022, as “Nigerian American Day” in Washington, D.C. In recognition of the significance of this day, The Nigerian Center is opening a walk-in immigrat...
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(BPRW) Black PR Wire Celebrates 22 Years

(BPRW) Black PR Wire Celebrates 22 Years

(Black PR Wire) We are turning 22! Black PR Wire has been delivering its clients' press releases to key reporters, writers, and influential grassroots for 22 years. The success of Black PR Wire has been nothing short of remarkable! Org...
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(BPRW) Black PR Wire Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

(BPRW) Black PR Wire Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

(Black PR Wire) Each year, October is recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. While breast cancer affects women of all ethnicities, unfortunately it is now more fatal for black women. According to the Centers for Disease Control a...
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(BPRW) Four Government Apps for Times of Emergency

(BPRW) Four Government Apps for Times of Emergency

(Black PR Wire) These days, there are mobile applications for every situation that help make your life easier. Did you know there are apps developed for you by the U.S. government to prepare before, stay safe during and recover after a...
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(BPRW) Podcasts Queer News, Jazmyn Gives Bad Advice, and The Brown Girls Guide to Politics Win Big

(Black PR Wire) Brooklyn, NY – Seventeen podcasts shrieked with joy across social media Sunday. They were marveling at winning during the Black Podcasting Awards (the BPAs) third annual ceremony. Three podcasts won big: Queer News swe...
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(BPRW) Alfred Street Baptist Church Designates $1 Million to Jackson State University for Support during Water Crisis

(BPRW) Alfred Street Baptist Church Designates $1 Million to Jackson State University for Support during Water Crisis

(Black PR Wire) Alfred Street Baptist Church’s (ASBC) Mission Division will donate up to $1 million to Jackson State University (JSU) to help defray costs related to the ongoing water crisis in Jackson, MS, which began in late Au...
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(BPRW) THE SPLC AND THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR GREATER ATLANTA ANNOUNCE $84,450 FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS TO INCREASE THE YOUTH VOICE THROUGH THEIR VOTE

(BPRW) THE SPLC AND THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR GREATER ATLANTA ANNOUNCE $84,450 FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS TO INCREASE THE YOUTH VOICE THROUGH THEIR VOTE

(Black PR Wire) MONTGOMERY, Ala., ATLANTA — Recently, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta announced a further expansion to their Vote Your Voice&nb...
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(BPRW) National Urban League and the Center for Energy Workforce Development Partner to Create Pre-Apprenticeship Programs for Clean Energy Jobs

(BPRW) National Urban League and the Center for Energy Workforce Development Partner to Create Pre-Apprenticeship Programs for Clean Energy Jobs

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK – Hundreds of highly-trained workers from underrepresented populations in five cities will be connected with clean energy job opportunities through a new Urban Apprenticeship Readiness Program &ndash...
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(BPRW) CEO of Crandells Enterprises— Mary Ann Crandell— to Receive 2022 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award From the Congressional Black Caucus

(BPRW) CEO of Crandells Enterprises— Mary Ann Crandell— to Receive 2022 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award From the Congressional Black Caucus

(Black PR Wire) RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Crandells Enterprises Inc. today announced that their CEO, Mary Ann Crandell will receive the title of the 2022 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award honoree, selected by the Office of...
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(BPRW) The Black Tech Community Takes Over Disney World – Blacks In Technology Hosts BITCON 2022: A Tech Conference for the Culture

(BPRW) The Black Tech Community Takes Over Disney World – Blacks In Technology Hosts BITCON 2022: A Tech Conference for the Culture

(Black PR Wire) ORLANDO, FL — Blacks In Technology, LLC and the Blacks In Technology Foundation (BIT) hosts (BITCon2022) their 4th annual conference for Black IT professionals, entrepreneurs, gamers, and afro-futurists. Hundreds...
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(BPRW) Announcing the Inaugural Black Tech Gala Fundraising and Awards Ceremony

(BPRW) Announcing the Inaugural Black Tech Gala Fundraising and Awards Ceremony

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA, GEORGIA The Power of Technology Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, is pleased to introduce the Inaugural Black Tech Gala taking place on Saturday, October 15, 2022, at 8:00 pm EST at the Hyatt Regency Villa Chris...
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(BPRW) Bloomberg Launches $85 Million Campaign to Support Frontline Communities in the Fight to Stop Petrochemical Pollution 

(BPRW) Bloomberg Launches $85 Million Campaign to Support Frontline Communities in the Fight to Stop Petrochemical Pollution 

(Black PR Wire) (WASHINGTON) Today, Bloomberg Philanthropies launched Beyond Petrochemicals: People Over Pollution, a new campaign to partner with frontline community groups to stop the rapid expansion of petrochemical and plastic...
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(BPRW) Denny’s Announces Schedule for Hungry for Education™ College Tour, Scholarships for Diverse College Students

(Black PR Wire) SPARTANBURG, SC – As part of its longstanding commitment to education, today Denny’s announced the fall college tour schedule to promote its Hungry for Education™ (HFE) Scholarship Program, b...
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(BPRW) N.C. A&T TAPS INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED VOCALIST WILLIAMS AS JAZZ ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

(BPRW) N.C. A&T TAPS INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED VOCALIST WILLIAMS AS JAZZ ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

(Black PR Wire) EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. – Acclaimed international musician Lori Williams will bring her soulful jazz sounds to the campus of North Carolina Agricultural and  Technical State University as its 2022-2023 Jaz...
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(BPRW) MAJOR DISPLAY OF AIDS MEMORIAL QUILT COMING TO JACKSON AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES SEPT. 28 – OCT. 4 TO CHANGE THE PATTERN IN THE FIGHT TO END HIV IN THE SOUTH

(BPRW) MAJOR DISPLAY OF AIDS MEMORIAL QUILT COMING TO JACKSON AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES SEPT. 28 – OCT. 4 TO CHANGE THE PATTERN IN THE FIGHT TO END HIV IN THE SOUTH

(Black PR Wire) JACKSON, MS – The National AIDS Memorial and Southern AIDS Coalition are bringing the AIDS Memorial Quilt to the Jackson area Sept. 28 – Oct 4. as part of its new Change the Pattern initiative...
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(BPRW) WVSU Teams With IBM to Address Cybersecurity Talent Shortage

(BPRW) WVSU Teams With IBM to Address Cybersecurity Talent Shortage

(Black PR Wire) INSTITUTE, W.Va. – During the National HBCU Week Conference convened by the U.S. Department of Education and the White House, West Virginia State University (WVSU) announced a collaboration with IBM...
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(BPRW) Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association to Host Virtual Conference

(BPRW) Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association to Host Virtual Conference

(Black PR Wire) DETROIT, MI —Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association will host its annual conference, dubbed the Virtual Road Trip: Birth & Breastfeeding Conference, from October 3-5. The conference will convene variou...
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(BPRW) 70 Grassroots Advocates, Civil Rights, Consumer Rights and Faith-based Organizations Urge Congress to Pass Just and Reasonable Communications Acts to Ensure Incarcerated People and their Loved Ones Can Stay Connected

(BPRW) 70 Grassroots Advocates, Civil Rights, Consumer Rights and Faith-based Organizations Urge Congress to Pass Just and Reasonable Communications Acts to Ensure Incarcerated People and their Loved Ones Can Stay Connected

(Black PR Wire) Washington, D.C. — Recently, more than 70 grassroots advocates, civil rights, consumer rights and faith-based organizations issued a joint-letter to congressional leaders urging an immediate House vote on H.R...
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(BPRW) Terrance J To Host 35th Annual TMCF Awards & Fundraising Gala

(BPRW) Terrance J To Host 35th Annual TMCF Awards & Fundraising Gala

(Black PR Wire) he Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), announced recently, the host of the 35th Anniversary Awards & Fundraising Gala will be celebrity host, actor and Historically Black College and University (HBCU) graduate, T...
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(BPRW) UNCF among six Intermediaries receiving $100M to lead Institutional Transformation at HBCUs and other Institutions of Higher Education

(BPRW) UNCF among six Intermediaries receiving $100M to lead Institutional Transformation at HBCUs and other Institutions of Higher Education

(Black PR Wire) To help historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) undergo fundamental changes to dramatically increase success for all students, UNCF has received a catalytic investment to accelerate institutional transforma...
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