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(BPRW) Stride Kicks Off $10 Million Scholarship Investment with Inaugural Private Academy Awards

(BPRW) Stride Kicks Off $10 Million Scholarship Investment with Inaugural Private Academy Awards

(Black PR Wire) HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stride, Inc. (formerly K12 Inc.; NYSE: LRN) has selected 47 recipients for the first round of its multi-year $10 million investment in We Stand Together Scholarships, an initiative aimed to im...
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(BPRW) NFL Legend And Executive Troy Vincent, Sr. & Tommi Vincent Raise Funds for Tampa School, Just Elementary School

(Black PR Wire) TAMPA,FL – For the fourth consecutive year, Vincent Country is making an impact in the Super Bowl host city by raising funds and purchasing supplies for an adopted school in the market. NFL Legend Troy Vincent, hi...
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(BPRW) ONEUNITED BANK, LARGEST BLACK OWNED BANK AND VISA LAUNCH ONETRANSACTION CAMPAIGN

(BPRW) ONEUNITED BANK, LARGEST BLACK OWNED BANK AND VISA LAUNCH ONETRANSACTION CAMPAIGN

(Black PR Wire) Los Angeles, CA - OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank and first and only Black owned digital bank in the country and Visa are proud to announce for Black History Month the OneTransaction Campaign to close the racial...
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(BPRW) The Matthew Saad Muhammad Documentary

(BPRW) The Matthew Saad Muhammad Documentary

(Black PR Wire) The professional life of the late ex-light heavy weight champion, Matthew Saad Muhammad, has been touched on and made into a star-studded 90-minute cinema documentary. The documentary involves over 60 people and it explains...
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(BPRW) Black Women’s Health Imperative and HealthyWomen Partner on National Obesity Awareness Campaign

(Black PR Wire)  HealthyWomen and Black Women’s Health Imperative, leading women’s health experts, today announced a partnership to raise awareness of obesity as a disease and national health crisis, in a manner that i...
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(BPRW) Know Your History, Know Your Risk: Saving Black Lives From Breast Cancer

(BPRW) Know Your History, Know Your Risk: Saving Black Lives From Breast Cancer

(Black PR Wire) DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- According to Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, the inequities laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic have long been experienced by Black women with breast cancer...
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(BPRW) 10 Ways to Avoid Living Paycheck to Paycheck

(BPRW) 10 Ways to Avoid Living Paycheck to Paycheck

(Black PR Wire) How long can you survive without a paycheck from your employer? If you’re constantly on the edge of your seat waiting for payday to arrive, you’re probably living like a majority of Americans who are experienci...
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(BPRW) HHS Announces $22 Billion in Funding to Support Expanded Testing, Vaccination Distribution

(BPRW) HHS Announces $22 Billion in Funding to Support Expanded Testing, Vaccination Distribution

(Black PR Wire) The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today announced two upcoming actions by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide more than $22 billion in funding to states, localities, and territorie...
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(BPRW) ‘Building Atlanta: The Story of  Herman J. Russell’ Documentary to be Featured by Delta Air Lines Starting in Black History Month

(BPRW) ‘Building Atlanta: The Story of Herman J. Russell’ Documentary to be Featured by Delta Air Lines Starting in Black History Month

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA – On your next Delta Air Lines flight, if equipped with seatback in-flight entertainment, you’ll have the opportunity to view ‘Building Atlanta: The Story of Herman J. Russell’, a documen...
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(BPRW) THE FUTURE OF ‘BLACK AMERICAN’ WEALTH IN HOLLYWOOD

(BPRW) THE FUTURE OF ‘BLACK AMERICAN’ WEALTH IN HOLLYWOOD

(Black PR Wire) Donat Ricketts got his start featured in a McDonalds Commercial back in 06' when he was a teenager grinding in New York, New York. He has appeared on national television series: Cold Case (2010); Greek (2011); The Real...
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(BPRW) Citi Hires Black-Owned Firms Exclusively to Distribute $2.5 Billion Bond Issuance in Commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

(BPRW) Citi Hires Black-Owned Firms Exclusively to Distribute $2.5 Billion Bond Issuance in Commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi today announced that it worked exclusively with four Black-owned firms to syndicate a $2.5 billion bond issuance, reinforcing the firm’s commitment to increasing racial equity in the ca...
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(BPRW) COREY JONES, MURDERED BLACK MAN SHOT BY COP, MINI-DOC “KEEPING THE BEAT ALIVE” RELEASED DURING BLACK HISTORY MONTH, FEBRUARY 3RD, COREY JONES’S BIRTHDAY

(BPRW) COREY JONES, MURDERED BLACK MAN SHOT BY COP, MINI-DOC “KEEPING THE BEAT ALIVE” RELEASED DURING BLACK HISTORY MONTH, FEBRUARY 3RD, COREY JONES’S BIRTHDAY

(Black PR Wire) THE YEAR - 2020 - “UNPRECEDENTED”  The year 2020 was, as many have said over and over, in one descriptive word - unprecedented. “Unprecedented” is an appropriate adjective for many reas...
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(BPRW) OWN'S NEW DRAMA "DELILAH"  FROM ACCLAIMED 'GREENLEAF' CREATOR CRAIG WRIGHT ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CAST AND DIRECTORS

(BPRW) OWN'S NEW DRAMA "DELILAH" FROM ACCLAIMED 'GREENLEAF' CREATOR CRAIG WRIGHT ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CAST AND DIRECTORS

(Black PR Wire) Los Angeles - OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today the addition of fourteen new roles plus directors Ayoka Chenzira and Crystle C. Roberson for new drama "Delilah," from acclaimed "Greenleaf" creator Craig Wright, who...
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(BPRW) The Future Is Now 2021 Virtual Conference: Solutions for Black Economics and Community Empowerment: Early Bird Registration Ends January 31 at 11:59pm

(BPRW) The Future Is Now 2021 Virtual Conference: Solutions for Black Economics and Community Empowerment: Early Bird Registration Ends January 31 at 11:59pm

(Black PR Wire) CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- There are still a few days left to register at the early-bird rate for “The Future Is Now 2021 Conference: Solutions for Black Economics and Community Empowerment,” a virtual conference ta...
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(BPRW) THE BEST KEPT SECRET IN THE SOUTH “DENARON” RELEASES NEW SINGLE “WILD OUT”

(Black PR Wire) Although it has been almost a year, we are still entirely in the throes of a worldwide pandemic and its repercussions.  Most continue to be isolated, and fear (with uncertainty) has set in and started overpowering love...
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(BPRW) Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Launches Grassroots Canvassing Campaign to Engage Citizens to Advocate for Diversity on Delaware’s Courts

(Black PR Wire) WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This weekend, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) launched a canvassing campaign to reach thousands of Delawareans as they directly engage with and educate citizens on the lack of...
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(BPRW) ServiceNow Launches $100 Million Fund to Build Equitable Opportunities for Black Communities

(BPRW) ServiceNow Launches $100 Million Fund to Build Equitable Opportunities for Black Communities

(Black PR Wire) SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW), the leading digital workflow company that makes work, work better for people, today announced the creation of the ServiceNow Racial Equity Fund. This $100 millio...
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(BPRW) 22nd ANNUAL SUPER BOWL GOSPEL CELEBRATION RETURNS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH AT 8/7C ON BET

(BPRW) 22nd ANNUAL SUPER BOWL GOSPEL CELEBRATION RETURNS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH AT 8/7C ON BET

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK, NY - For the eighth consecutive year, the 22nd Annual Super Bowl Gospel Celebration will air on BET during Super Bowl LV week on Saturday, February 6th at 8/7c.  The theme "Nothing Can Stop...
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(BPRW) Power Profiler: Stacey Abrams

(Black PR Wire) Stacey Abrams is a Politician, Author, Lawyer, Activist and so much more. Most noted for her political career, Abrams served as minority leader from 2011 to 2017. In 2018, Abrams was the nominee for the Democratic Party gube...
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(BPRW) Black PR Wire Salutes Black History Makers

(BPRW) Black PR Wire Salutes Black History Makers

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL -- African Americans have been making history for decades, and there’s no stopping us now! In celebration of Black History Month, Black PR Wire (BPRW) will showcase and recognize the works and submissions fro...
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