Steven Williams appointed to Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo Foods North America
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Steven Williams, currently senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Frito-Lay’s U.S....
Howard University Rises in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Graduate School Rankings
Howard University’s graduate programs in social work, business, education, and law increased in the annual national rankings...
Black Restaurant Week Serves Up Cuisine And Cocktails
Enticing foodies across the nation with the soulful flavors and tantalizing aromas of Pan-African cuisine, Black Restaurant Week...
WellCare Executive to Help Lead American Heart Association
Rhonda Mims elected to serve on regional board of directors Rhonda Mims was elected to serve as a board member on the American Heart Association Greater Southeast Affiliate Board of Directors for the Association’s 2018-2019 fiscal year. The American Heart Association is the world’s leading voluntary... Read more
Diverse Partners Network the Courageous Cause of Benjamin F Wilson
What happens when you gather more than 300 minority and female law firm partners in the name of perpetuating diversity? Great things. If you’re Benjamin F. Wilson, Managing Principal of Washington, D.C.’s Beveridge & Diamond and founder of the Diverse Partners Network, you expect nothing less.... Read more
Sherrilyn Ifill and the NAACP Legal Defense Educational Fund Inc (LDF) Driving Diversity and Democracy in the Legal Profession
When asked about the mission of the NAACP LDF, Sherrilyn Ifill, President & Director of the nation’s premier civil rights law organization, stated, “I am fond of saying that civil rights work is the work of democracy maintenance. I truly believe that. Our fundamental mission is... Read more
Building Opportunity by Investing in Change: Philanthropy Takes Charge on Expanding Opportunities for Young Men of Color
A coalition of more than 40 national, regional and local foundations has taken aggressive action to improve life outcomes for America’s boys and men of color in communities throughout the country.  Member institutions of the Executives’ Alliance to Expand Opportunities for Boys and Men of Color... Read more
Sisters Network Inc. Teens4Pink Takes the Lead Nationally To Empower Teens to Take Proactive Role in Their Family’s Breast Health
Sisters Network Inc., the only national African American breast cancer survivorship organization with affiliate chapters across the country, announced today the expansion of the Teens4Pink program to Atlanta, GA and Richmond, VA. Teens4Pink goals are to educate and empower African American teens between the ages of 12-17 with the knowledge... Read more