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(BPRW) Salute THEM Awards ‘My HBCU Joy’ Edition Brings To A Close National HBCU Week  Sunday, September 12, 2021, on BNC at 10:00 p.m. ET

(BPRW) Salute THEM Awards ‘My HBCU Joy’ Edition Brings To A Close National HBCU Week Sunday, September 12, 2021, on BNC at 10:00 p.m. ET

(Black PR Wire) HBCUs have shaped the growth, development and culture of America. That is the theme for the third installment of the critically acclaimed Salute THEM Awards (STA) series with Salute THEM Awards ‘My HBCU Joy.’ The...
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(BPRW) Anti-Confederate Statue Movement Gets "Gospel" Music Anthem —   "Confederate Free" - A Song Decrying Nation's Historic Racism Supports National Anti-Confederate Statue Removal Movement

(BPRW) Anti-Confederate Statue Movement Gets "Gospel" Music Anthem — "Confederate Free" - A Song Decrying Nation's Historic Racism Supports National Anti-Confederate Statue Removal Movement

(Black PR Wire) As the Robert E. Lee Statue comes down in Virginia, effectively the capital of the Confederacy and a bastion, at least historically, of slave ideology, along with the recent removal of nearly 170 other Confederate Statues ac...
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(BPRW) Walgreens Mobile Clinic Administers COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines at Historically Black College and University Events

(BPRW) Walgreens Mobile Clinic Administers COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines at Historically Black College and University Events

(Black PR Wire) DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The next stops for the Walgreens mobile clinic offering walk-up access to COVID-19 and flu immunizations are focused on events tied to some of the nation’s historically Black colleges...
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(BPRW) New book, Dream On! is a Groundbreaking Research Study on Racial and Gender Inequalities that Undergraduate African American Women Endure in STEM

(BPRW) New book, Dream On! is a Groundbreaking Research Study on Racial and Gender Inequalities that Undergraduate African American Women Endure in STEM

(Black PR Wire) Detroit, Michigan — African American woman, science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education researcher, Dr. Ezella McPherson is releasing the new book, "Dream on!: Supporting and Graduating African American...
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(BPRW) Educate & Elevate – Access to Accelerate!  M. Gill & Associates Launches MBDA Capacity Building Certificate Program at Miami Dade College

(BPRW) Educate & Elevate – Access to Accelerate! M. Gill & Associates Launches MBDA Capacity Building Certificate Program at Miami Dade College

(Black PR Wire) MIAMI – Now more than ever sharpening your business skillset is an important factor for survival. The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business Center, operated in Florida by M....
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(BPRW) Gospel Music Heritage Month Heats Up With The 15th Annual McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour

(BPRW) Gospel Music Heritage Month Heats Up With The 15th Annual McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour

(Black PR Wire) CHICAGO – In honor of Gospel Music Heritage Month, which takes place annually in September, McDonald’s is serving inspiration with a side of friendly banter for music fans of all ages. Starting Sept. 19...
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National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

(Black PR Wire) September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month. The HHS Office of Minority Health (OMH) is proud to join federal and non-federal partners in raising awareness about this debilitating disease affecting approximately 100,00...
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(BPRW) Sickle Cell Disease: Getting to the Root of the Problem

(BPRW) Sickle Cell Disease: Getting to the Root of the Problem

(Black PR Wire) Chances are you probably know someone who is or has been impacted by sickle cell disease (SCD). In fact, 1 in 13 African Americans have the sickle cell trait. While it’s considered a rare genetic disease, it’s ac...
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(BPRW) National Museum of African American History and Culture Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

(BPRW) National Museum of African American History and Culture Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

(Black PR Wire) In September, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture will celebrate five years as the nation’s largest cultural destination dedicated to exploring the African American story and...
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(BPRW) ONEUNITED BANK ANNOUNCES 11TH ANNUAL  “I GOT BANK” 2021 YOUTH ESSAY & ART CONTEST WINNERS

(BPRW) ONEUNITED BANK ANNOUNCES 11TH ANNUAL “I GOT BANK” 2021 YOUTH ESSAY & ART CONTEST WINNERS

(Black PR Wire) Boston, MA – OneUnited Bank, the largest Black-owned bank in the U.S., is proud to announce the winners of its 11th annual “I Got Bank! Youth Essay & Art Contest.” Each of the ten (10) youth winners are...
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(BPRW) ESSENCE Celebrates Global Black Fashion With Its Annual ESSENCE Fashion House During New York Fashion Week

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ESSENCE, the leading and only 100% Black-owned media, technology and commerce company at scale dedicated to Black women and communities, will celebrate global Black Fashion with its annual ESSENCE...
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(BPRW) MULTI-AWARD WINNING R&B HUMMINGBIRD CHANTE’ MOORE LIVE IN CONCERT (Powered by  TAVGO ENTERTAINMENT)

(BPRW) MULTI-AWARD WINNING R&B HUMMINGBIRD CHANTE’ MOORE LIVE IN CONCERT (Powered by TAVGO ENTERTAINMENT)

(Black PR Wire) TAVGO ENTERTAINMENT (TGE) proudly presents Chante’ Moore live in concert Saturday, September 11 at Rockefeller’s, 3620 Washington Avenue, Houston, TX, 77007. Founder of TGE Tavares Goode says, “The stu...
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(BPRW) PHILADELPHIA NATIVE’S DYING WISHES LEADS TO AN HISTORIC BURIAL IN THE LAND OF HER CAMEROONIAN ANCESTORS

(Black PR Wire) Philadelphia native Elinor Estelle Taylor McCollum was laid to rest in Yaoundé, Cameroon – the land of her DNA-proven Tikar and Ewondo ancestors. McCollum, through her son Victor McCollum, traced her maternal ro...
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(BPRW) L.E.M.O.N.A.D.E The Original Cultural Day Party Experience Returns for Year Four– Columbia, SC

(BPRW) L.E.M.O.N.A.D.E The Original Cultural Day Party Experience Returns for Year Four– Columbia, SC

(Black PR Wire) Coming after the unforeseen Covid19 pandemic, Higher Heights EDU and The Salley R. Brasley Foundation continues with the 4th Annual L.E.M.O.N.A.D.E - The Original Cultural Day Party Experience. L.E.M.O.N.A.D.E is an acronym...
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(BPRW) Grammy-award Winning Artist Lecrae Partners With Experian North America to Talk About the Basics of Financial Health

(BPRW) Grammy-award Winning Artist Lecrae Partners With Experian North America to Talk About the Basics of Financial Health

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Grammy Award-winning recording artist, Lecrae, has partnered with Experian North America, a leading information services company, to present, “Protect The Bag,” a six-part...
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(BPRW) Gospel Music Heritage Month Heats Up With The 15th Annual McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour

(BPRW) Gospel Music Heritage Month Heats Up With The 15th Annual McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour

(Black PR Wire) CHICAGO – In honor of Gospel Music Heritage Month, which takes place annually in September, McDonald’s is serving inspiration with a side of friendly banter for music fans of all ages. Starting Sept. 19...
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(BPRW) Attorney Zulu Ali Speaks with Star Jones about His Journey to Becoming an Award-Winning Trial Lawyer and Activist

(BPRW) Attorney Zulu Ali Speaks with Star Jones about His Journey to Becoming an Award-Winning Trial Lawyer and Activist

(Black PR Wire) Attorney Zulu Ali was a recent guest on The Star Treatment, a prestigious video series hosted by renowned lawyer and television personality, Star Jones (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djxao4vtAAg&lc=UgzPo-Ha07GOpf6JzPp4...
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OWN SETS PREMIERE FOR A NEW BLACK FATHERHOOD SPECIAL,  'OWN SPOTLIGHT: THEY CALL ME DAD'

OWN SETS PREMIERE FOR A NEW BLACK FATHERHOOD SPECIAL, 'OWN SPOTLIGHT: THEY CALL ME DAD'

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network continues its celebration of Black fatherhood with "OWN Spotlight: They Call Me Dad," a one-hour special premiering on Tuesday, September 14 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Actors Derek Luke (The Purge, 13 Reasons Why) and Tr...
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(BPRW) OWN SETS PREMIERE FOR A NEW BLACK FATHERHOOD SPECIAL,  'OWN SPOTLIGHT: THEY CALL ME DAD' ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 AT 9PM ET/PT

(BPRW) OWN SETS PREMIERE FOR A NEW BLACK FATHERHOOD SPECIAL, 'OWN SPOTLIGHT: THEY CALL ME DAD' ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 AT 9PM ET/PT

(Black PR Wire) OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network continues its celebration of Black fatherhood with "OWN Spotlight: They Call Me Dad," a one-hour special premiering on Tuesday, September 14 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Actors Derek Luke (The Purge, 13 Rea...
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(BPRW) READY TO LOVE Season 4 Launch Date: Friday, October 15 on OWN:  The Oprah Winfrey Network

(BPRW) READY TO LOVE Season 4 Launch Date: Friday, October 15 on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network

(lBlack PR Wire) OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network debuts season 4 of its hit dating series "Ready to Love" on Friday, October 15th @ 8 PM EST | 7 PM CST with two back-to-back one-hour episodes.  Packed with romance and drama, host Nephew...
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