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Philly Lawyer launches new app to help people in need

by Ayana Jones Tribune Staff Writer on

Attorney Nikki Johnson-Huston has launched Donafy, a smartphone app that allows people to locate and donate to nearby nonprofit organizations that serve people in need.... Read full article

The Largest Black Business Directory in the World

by USBC Directory Staff on

“When we support Black-owned businesses, we assist in building the Black community, while also bringing down the unemployment rate and the crime rate in the African American community,” said Morse. ... Read full article

Shea Moisture and the Need for Black Venture Capital Firms

by Charing Ball on

“Sundial’s sales have been largely in the U.S. and the products are predominantly purchased by African-Americans. Bain’s investment is aimed at boosting growth by targeting a broader market that isn’t defined by ethnicity, said a Bain Capital Manager... Read full article

NewsOne Now Celebrates The Life & Legacy Of Journalist George Curry

by Kenon White on

Longtime journalist and champion of the Black press, George Curry, passed away on Saturday of a heart attack in Maryland at the age of 69.... Read full article

How We Raised Over $1M in Our Seed Funding Round

by Danny Wong - Business Collective on

After Blank Label raised outside funding through a seed round of $1.1 million, I started getting emails asking me how we did it. ... Read full article

Lack of Venture Capital and Bankers Stifles Economic Growth in Communities of Color

by R. Donahue Peebles - NewsOne Now on

“The minority business community would have employed more than 16 million workers, generated more than $2.5 trillion in gross receipts, and expanded the tax base by more than $100 billion.” R. Donahue Peebles... Read full article

8 Atrocities About Christopher Columbus and Columbus Day

by Vincent Schilling on

Columbus Never Landed on What is Known Today as "American" Soil—Not in 1492, Not Ever!... Read full article

Four Ways President Obama Can Help Blacks in His Last 100 Days in Office

by Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) on

Instead of staking his legacy on the results of the November elections, however, President Obama might be better advised to improve his legacy by taking bold actions in these last days of his presidency.... Read full article

How Meeting Obama Changed the Attorney that Now Fights for Justice and for Black Boys

by Millions Two One Staff on

One of Jackson's close friends told him, "You can't wait for the perfect season to go be great." He started laying down the foundation of Building Powerful Minds while he was in law school.... Read full article

Largest Black Business Mobile App Collaborates with the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc.

by Angie Bee - USBC Directory on

"We have seen companies receive as much as a 2,000% return from being listed on the USBC Directory. USBC Directory and mobile app is a GPS-driven application that helps consumers find the nearest Black-owned business based on their location."... Read full article

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