Pro football player William Gay has teamed up with HopeLine from Verizon to share his story about losing his mother to domestic violence
On April 29th, Verizon hosted an event in New York City with pro football player William Gay and actress Uzo Aduba to support their HopeLine® from Verizon program and announce the goal of 1 million phone donations by the end of 2015 to support victims of domestic violence. Together,... Read more
McDonalds and Harlems Fashion Row announce 2015 Lovin Student Fashion Design Competition
McDonald’s USA has joined forces with Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) to challenge college students to showcase lovin’ through fashion via the 2015 Lovin’ Student Fashion Design Competition. One grand prize winner will receive the opportunity of a lifetime – his or her limited-edition lovin’ line of T-shirts and hooded... Read more
Prairie View A&M Wins 2015 Honda Campus All Star Challenge National Championship Title
Prairie View’s winning team was comprised of: Joseph M. Dowell, team captain, senior; Brannon A. Billings, senior; Eric Cole Johnston, sophomore; and Chayse Lavallais, freshman. “Coach Thomas and his team could not be more deserving of this victory,” said George C. Wright, President, Prairie View A&M University. “Prairie View... 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 to eliminate barriers... Read more
Wells Fargo Diversity and Inclusion Living the Vision
At Wells Fargo, we know that we can only be as successful as the communities we serve. We know that when we invest in those communities – by lending to families and businesses, putting people to work and supporting organizations that help people thrive – we win, and those... Read more