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(BPRW) Civil Rights Leaders Launch ‘Hands off Our Healthcare’ Campaign with Release of Medicaid Coverage Scorecards

(BPRW) Civil Rights Leaders Launch ‘Hands off Our Healthcare’ Campaign with Release of Medicaid Coverage Scorecards

(Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON – Recently, a coalition of the nation's civil rights organizations held a press call announcing their Medicaid coverage scorecards. The scorecards, based on research conducted by HIT strategies, re...
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(BPRW) A shoppable way to “100%” support Black-owned businesses

(BPRW) A shoppable way to “100%” support Black-owned businesses

(Black PR Wire) As the daughter of a beauty supply shop owner, I’ve seen firsthand how the shop is more than just a place to buy beauty products. (Although we have a lot of those.) My mom founded International Beauty Supply&...
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(BPRW) Virginia State University Makes History As The First HBCU In The Country Selected To Host A General Election Presidential Debate

(BPRW) Virginia State University Makes History As The First HBCU In The Country Selected To Host A General Election Presidential Debate

(Black PR Wire) Virginia State University is proud to announce that it has been chosen by the Commission on Presidential Debates to host a 2024 Presidential Debate. This is a momentous occasion for VSU, as it is the first Historically...
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(BPRW) The Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade Celebrates 20 Years of Community Partnership

(BPRW) The Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade Celebrates 20 Years of Community Partnership

(Black PR Wire) MIAMI, FL – The Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade is celebrating its 20th Anniversary!  The Celebration will take place on Friday, December 1, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Dadeland Marriott D...
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(BPRW) Mastering the Franchise Game: A Conversation with Danesha Smith

(BPRW) Mastering the Franchise Game: A Conversation with Danesha Smith

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – Becoming a franchise owner is a big business move and takes major dedication. Danesha Smith, McDonald’s franchise owner and president of  Shine2Inspire, a 501(c)(3) organization, joined the Thriv...
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(BPRW) ALL BLACK ERRYTHANG POETRY BOOK SET ADDED TO UNITED STATES LIBRARY OF CONGRESS COLLECTION

(BPRW) ALL BLACK ERRYTHANG POETRY BOOK SET ADDED TO UNITED STATES LIBRARY OF CONGRESS COLLECTION

(Black PR Wire) In conjunction with National Family Literacy Day and the start of National Family Literacy Month, New York City-based African-American author Chanel Murray announced that the newly published poetry book set, All Black E...
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(BPRW) The Keeping Families Connected/No Cost Calls Coalition Celebrate Governor Healey and the MA State Legislature Putting Families Over Prison Profiteering

(BPRW) The Keeping Families Connected/No Cost Calls Coalition Celebrate Governor Healey and the MA State Legislature Putting Families Over Prison Profiteering

(Black PR Wire) MASSACHUSETTS – On November 16th, Governor Maura Healey signed a bill that establishes Massachusetts as the fifth state to make prison phone calls free statewide, and the first state to include provision...
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(BPRW) Media Executives and Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Unveil the First Media Sales, Operations & Marketing Collegiate Curriculum in the U.S.

(BPRW) Media Executives and Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Unveil the First Media Sales, Operations & Marketing Collegiate Curriculum in the U.S.

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA – For the first time in the U.S., students of the Atlanta University Center (AUC) will have the opportunity to complete a four-year college degree in which the last two years of the curriculum are devoted...
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(BPRW) HBO Original Documentary SOUTH TO BLACK POWER Debuts November 28

(BPRW) HBO Original Documentary SOUTH TO BLACK POWER Debuts November 28

(Black PR Wire) The HBO Original documentary SOUTH TO BLACK POWER, a This Machine production, directed by Peabody and Emmy®-winning filmmaker Sam Pollard (HBO’s “Hostages,” “Black Art: In the Absence of Ligh...
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(BPRW) ACLS to Celebrate Completion of Its African Humanities Program at Inaugural African Humanities Association Conference

(BPRW) ACLS to Celebrate Completion of Its African Humanities Program at Inaugural African Humanities Association Conference

(Black PR Wire) The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is pleased to announce the completion of its celebrated fellowship initiative, the African Humanities Program. ACLS will join past fellows and advisors of the program in...
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(BPRW) Jessie Trice Community Health System  Observe National Diabetes Month

(BPRW) Jessie Trice Community Health System Observe National Diabetes Month

(Black PR Wire) November is National Diabetes Month. This year’s theme is Take Charge of Tomorrow: Preventing Diabetes Health Problem. Jessie Trice Community Health System, Inc. joins the numerous healthcare providers and organiz...
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(BPRW) Healthline Awards Maternal Health Grant to National Birth Justice Organization Ancient Song

(BPRW) Healthline Awards Maternal Health Grant to National Birth Justice Organization Ancient Song

(Black PR Wire) New York, NY - Healthline Media, the leading digital health and wellness property, recently announced a collaboration with Ancient Song, a national birth justice organization working to eliminate maternal...
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(BPRW) The Charleston Area Black Caucus  Recognizes Dr. Jeannelle Perkins-Muhammad, LMFT-S

(BPRW) The Charleston Area Black Caucus Recognizes Dr. Jeannelle Perkins-Muhammad, LMFT-S

(Black PR Wire) Charleston, SC – DrJeannelle.com proudly announces that Dr. Jeannelle Perkins-Muhammad has been honored by the Charleston Area Black Caucus with the esteemed 40 Professionals to Know Award. This recognition unders...
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(BPRW) Florida Beach Bowl to host a Virtual Press Conference, set for   Thursday, Nov. 16 at 2 p.m.

(BPRW) Florida Beach Bowl to host a Virtual Press Conference, set for Thursday, Nov. 16 at 2 p.m.

(Black PR Wire) The Florida Beach Bowl (FBB) will conduct a virtual press conference to officially present the two HBCU Football Teams selected to participate in the Inaugural Florida Beach Bowl. The press conference takes place on Thu...
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(BPRW) VH1 AND NCREDIBLE ENTERTAINMENT PARTNER FOR NEW DOCUSERIES  “NICK CANNON PRESENTS: FUTURE SUPERSTARS”

(BPRW) VH1 AND NCREDIBLE ENTERTAINMENT PARTNER FOR NEW DOCUSERIES “NICK CANNON PRESENTS: FUTURE SUPERSTARS”

(Black PR Wire) New York, NY – VH1 and Ncredible Entertainment are poised to captivate audiences nationwide with a new docuseries, "Nick Cannon Presents: Future Superstars." Taking viewers on a coast-to-c...
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(BPRW) HBCU Football Teams Selected for the First Annual Florida Beach Bowl

(BPRW) HBCU Football Teams Selected for the First Annual Florida Beach Bowl

(Black PR Wire) Fort Lauderdale, FL – Today, leadership from the CIAA and SIAC conferences have announced the selected teams for the First Annual Florida Beach Bowl. The Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls (7-3) will take on the Fort Valley...
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(BPRW) The Black Archives History & Research Foundation to highlight seven honorees during The Crown of Overtown 110th Anniversary Kick-off Celebration Soiree

(BPRW) The Black Archives History & Research Foundation to highlight seven honorees during The Crown of Overtown 110th Anniversary Kick-off Celebration Soiree

(Black PR Wire) MIAMI, FL – The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater turns 110th this year, and it will mark the beginning of a series of year-long celebrations with The Crown of Overtown 110th Anniversary Kick-off Celebration S...
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(BPRW) Chart-Topping R&B Artist Kevin Ross to be featured in WHUT’s ‘DMV: The Beat’ Concert Series Beginning November 13

(BPRW) Chart-Topping R&B Artist Kevin Ross to be featured in WHUT’s ‘DMV: The Beat’ Concert Series Beginning November 13

(Black PR Wire) Washington, DC – Washington, D.C. native and national chart-topping R&B singer, songwriter and producer Kevin Ross will be featured in an episode of WHUT’s (Howard University Television) “DMV: The...
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(BPRW) CBCF Charts a Path Forward Towards Racial Equity with its Corporate Social Responsibility Guide

(BPRW) CBCF Charts a Path Forward Towards Racial Equity with its Corporate Social Responsibility Guide

(Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) recently announced the release of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) guide, Where Do We Go from Here? A Guide to Advan...
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(BPRW) Chesapeake Shakespeare Company Presents:  A CHRISTMAS CAROL

(BPRW) Chesapeake Shakespeare Company Presents: A CHRISTMAS CAROL

(Black PR Wire) Baltimore - Chesapeake Shakespeare Company (CSC) continues its annual holiday tradition by presenting a Baltimore-inspired version of A Christmas Carol. Last year CSC debuted a brand-new adaptation of the holiday classi...
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