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43-YEAR OLD ORGANIZATION HELPS RETAIN AND ADVANCE AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE FIELD OF PHILANTHROPY

ABFE 9th Class of Connecting Leaders Fellowship Program Announced New York, NY (BlackNews.com) — ABFE: A Philanthropic Partnership for Black Communities, formally known as the Association of...

ATLANTA EMERGENCY YOUTH SHELTER IS IN DANGER OF CLOSING ON OCTOBER 1ST – SEEKS MORE SUPPORT

Young People Matter (YPM) operates the city’s only emergency youth shelter for girls under 18 Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Young People Matter’s (YPM) teen shelter, the Open Hearts...

NATIONAL HOOK-UP OF BLACK WOMEN, INC. HOLDS SPECIAL NATIONWIDE MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc., (NHBW) a non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of life, facilitate family preservation, achieve...

DOROTHY BUCKHANAN WILSON INSTALLED AS INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT OF ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INCORPORATED

Charlotte, NC (BlackNews.com) — Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a business executive, was installed as the 2014-2018 International President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority,...

GLENDA NEWELL-HARRIS, M.D. ELECTED NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF THE LINKS, INCORPORATED

Washington, DC (BlackNews.com) — The Links, Incorporated and The Links Foundation, Incorporated have elected Glenda Newell-Harris, M.D., as its 16th national president. The election of...

BE THE MATCH® URGES AFRICAN AMERICANS TO SIGN UP TO SAVE LIVES

July is African American Bone Marrow Awareness Month Minneapolis, MN (BlackNews.com) — Josh Biyoyouwei suffered a stroke when he was barely 2 years old. The cause: sickle cell anemia, an...

MapLight Launches Interactive Maps to Track Campaign Contributions & Votes by Geographical Location

June 19, 2014-MapLight, a nonpartisan research organization that tracks the influence of money in politics, announces the launch of an extensive mapping project examining the geographic origin of...