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...
Atlanta Hawks’ First-Ever “Black History Month Assist Challenge” Raises Awareness And $150,000 For Prostate Cancer Research
The Atlanta Hawks’ inaugural campaign to raise awareness to help defeat prostate cancer while raising funds to support life-saving research resulted in $150,000 donated to the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF). In recognition of Black History Month and to bring greater awareness of this disease to the African-American community,... Read more
Howard University Appoints Donna Brazile as King Endowed Chair in Public Policy
Howard University announces veteran political strategist and author Donna Brazile as the 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy. Brazile will develop and host a five-part lecture series to engage the Howard community on several subjects, including politics, voting, criminal justice... Read more
#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke to Keynote Facing Race National Conference in Detroit
Leading racial justice organization Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation today announced that social justice activist, author, and founder of the #MeToo movement, Tarana Burke, will be delivering a keynote address at Facing Race 2018, which will be held at the Cobo Center in... Read more
Nationwide A Culture of Caring
Nationwide was founded on a promise to help our members protect what matters most. Even as we’ve grown to be a Fortune 100 company and one of the most diversified financial services and insurance companies in the country, we’ve never forgotten our roots. Our values are... Read more
Tom Joyner Receives INROADS Lifetime Achievement Award
Tom Joyner, nationally syndicated radio host and philanthropist, recently received the INROADS Lifetime Achievement Award. The award honors leaders whose lives have been dedicated to advancing diversity. More than 200 corporate and community leaders attended the INROADS, Inc. inaugural fundraising and awards celebration – Celebrating Excellence... Read more