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(BPRW) The IE Black Equity Fund Raises an Historic $6 Million to Build and Sustain the Power of Black-led Organizations in the IE

(BPRW) The IE Black Equity Fund Raises an Historic $6 Million to Build and Sustain the Power of Black-led Organizations in the IE

(Black PR Wire) RIVERSIDE – The Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Black Equity Initiative of the Inland Empire (BEI-IE) announced that the IE Black Equity Fund raised more than $6 million since launching in 2020 a...
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(BPRW) FOREIGN CURRENCY PRESENTS “SPILLIGATE ‘23”

(BPRW) FOREIGN CURRENCY PRESENTS “SPILLIGATE ‘23”

(Black PR Wire) NASSAU, The Bahamas – As the holiday season approaches, the night sky over Nassau is poised to sparkle with “Spilligate ’23,” headlined by Afro-Fusion sensation Burna Boy. This premier event, slated f...
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(BPRW) NAMI Homefront Mental Health Resources: Helping Veterans Navigate Mental Health

(BPRW) NAMI Homefront Mental Health Resources: Helping Veterans Navigate Mental Health

(Black PR Wire) As we approach Veterans Day, let's remember the immense sacrifices made by our military heroes and their families. November is dedicated to honoring and supporting these individuals, and it's crucial that we extend our...
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(BPRW) ALL ROADS LEAD TO PHOENIX FOR THE THIRD ANNUAL HBCU ALL-STAR GAME

(BPRW) ALL ROADS LEAD TO PHOENIX FOR THE THIRD ANNUAL HBCU ALL-STAR GAME

(Black PR Wire) PHOENIX - The Valley of the Sun has been selected for the Third Annual HBCU All-Star Game to be held April 7, 2024, at Grand Canyon University (GCU). The HBCU All-Star Game is an elite college basketball showcase featur...
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(BPRW) Capital Health Surgeon Becomes First Black Woman to Lead Regional Surgical Society

(BPRW) Capital Health Surgeon Becomes First Black Woman to Lead Regional Surgical Society

(Black PR Wire) Dr. Africa Wallace, director of Thoracic Surgery at Capital Health, was recently named the president of the Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society (ECTSS). Dr. Wallace is the first Black female president for ECTSS and...
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(BPRW) Global Citizen and pgLang Announce ‘Move Afrika,’ a Long-Term Vision to Pioneer a World Class Music Touring Circuit Across the African Continent

(BPRW) Global Citizen and pgLang Announce ‘Move Afrika,’ a Long-Term Vision to Pioneer a World Class Music Touring Circuit Across the African Continent

(Black PR Wire) New York - International advocacy organization Global Citizen and creative imprint, pgLang today announced ‘Move Afrika: A Global Citizen Experience’, a new long-term, large-scale ef...
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(BPRW) $76,000 in grants awarded to entrepreneurs addressing health disparities in local communities

(BPRW) $76,000 in grants awarded to entrepreneurs addressing health disparities in local communities

(Black PR Wire) DALLAS – Approximately 50 million people in the United States are at higher risk for heart disease and/or stroke because they lack the most basic needs — healthy food, clean air and drinking water, quality e...
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(BPRW) Thrivin’ in Color Podcast Observes Diabetes Awareness Month

(BPRW) Thrivin’ in Color Podcast Observes Diabetes Awareness Month

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – It’s National Diabetes Month!  According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) 1.4 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year. Though there are many people living with diabetes...
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(BPRW) 6th Annual Dallas-Fort Worth Black College Expo™ Offers   Thousands of Dollars for College

(BPRW) 6th Annual Dallas-Fort Worth Black College Expo™ Offers Thousands of Dollars for College

(Black PR Wire) Dallas. Texas – The 6th Annual Dallas–Fort Worth Black College Expo™, hosted by National College Resources Foundation (NCRF) and the Fort Worth Independent School District, is on Saturday, No...
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(BPRW) NEXT, MARTA Artbound, and WABE Host National Premiere of “The NEXT Movement Season 1” Concert Series at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, November 21

(BPRW) NEXT, MARTA Artbound, and WABE Host National Premiere of “The NEXT Movement Season 1” Concert Series at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, November 21

(Black PR Wire) Atlanta, GA - NEXT Atlanta, MARTA Artbound, and WABE are proud to launch the premiere of ‘The NEXT Movement’ Concert Series (Season 1) – an innovative film featuring commissioned performances from five...
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(BPRW) 14-Year-Old Scientist Invents Soap to Treat Skin Cancer

(BPRW) 14-Year-Old Scientist Invents Soap to Treat Skin Cancer

(Black PR Wire) In a world where young minds are constantly pushing the boundaries of science, one exceptional 14-year-old from Annandale, Virginia, has made a significant breakthrough. Heman Bekele, a ninth-grader with a passion for biolog...
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(BPRW) Concessions International, LLC Achieves Official LEED Certification Status for the First Time on Two Airport Dining Locations

(BPRW) Concessions International, LLC Achieves Official LEED Certification Status for the First Time on Two Airport Dining Locations

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA/SEATTLE - SEA Airport's Central Terminal dining and retail partners Salty’s at the SEA, a local favorite, and BrewTop Social, a Concessions International LLC (CI) proprietary brand, have achieved the Unite...
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(BPRW) Neon Money Club Introduces the Cream Card on the American Express Network

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neon Money Club, a digital financial wellness and investment platform, today announced the launch of the Neon Money Club Cream American Express Card. This is the next step in Neon Money...
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(BPRW) Just Announced: Cynthia Erivo and Friends

(BPRW) Just Announced: Cynthia Erivo and Friends

(Black PR Wire) Washington — The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces Cynthia Erivo and Friends, presented in the Eisenhower Theater on December 6, 2023. Additional artists joining Erivo will be anno...
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(BPRW) Sallie Mae ® Awards $250,000 in Scholarships to Expand Access to Higher Education

(BPRW) Sallie Mae ® Awards $250,000 in Scholarships to Expand Access to Higher Education

(Black PR Wire) NEWARK, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To commemorate National Scholarship Month, Sallie Mae, today announced the latest recipients of its Bridging the Dream Scholarship for High School Seniors. The Sallie Mae Fund -- the...
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(BPRW) Thankful and Grateful

(BPRW) Thankful and Grateful

As we embrace the spirit of gratitude during National Gratitude Month and gear up to celebrate Thanksgiving, the Black PR Wire corporate team reflects on the many things we have to be grateful for. We want to thank our valued customers, med...
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(BPRW) Black PR Wire's November Power Profiler: Alena Analeigh McQuarter

(BPRW) Black PR Wire's November Power Profiler: Alena Analeigh McQuarter

(Black PR Wire) Alena Analeigh McQuarter can be described as phenom, prodigy and whiz kid.  Alena is truly in a class all by herself and embarked on her college journey at the age of 12. Currently a senior majoring in Biological S...
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(BPRW) November is National Entrepreneurship Month

(BPRW) November is National Entrepreneurship Month

(Black PR Wire) Entrepreneurship can be the gateway to success. Conceptualizing an idea and bringing it to life can reap the sweetest rewards. Although entrepreneurship means different things to different people, it typically involves...
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(BPRW) Morgan State University Announces Kim Godwin, President of ABC News, as Fall 2023 Commencement Speaker

(BPRW) Morgan State University Announces Kim Godwin, President of ABC News, as Fall 2023 Commencement Speaker

(Black PR Wire) Baltimore — Morgan State University President David K. Wilson announced today that Kim Godwin, president of ABC News, will be the keynote speaker for the University’s 10th Fall Comme...
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(BPRW) NCNW Uncommon Height Awards Gala BACK FOR 18th YEAR

(BPRW) NCNW Uncommon Height Awards Gala BACK FOR 18th YEAR

(Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Recently, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) announced the Uncommon Height Awards Gala will return on Dec. 8 for the 18th year. The biennial event will be held at the Gaylord Nation...
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