John Wall provides 500 meals to sheltered Houstonians
John Wall is giving back to Space City.
Unfamiliar Talent Youth & Family Services Organization (UTi) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2014, in Houston, TX. Unfamiliar Talent Youth & Family Services Organization (UTi) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2014, by a group of 4 young men who were active in the community and sought to address an urgent need for innovative solutions to the growing challenges faced by young people and families in Houston.
John Wall provides 500 meals to sheltered Houstonians
John Wall is giving back to Space City.
Texas Teen Overcomes Homelessness to Receive Football Scholarship
Despite having all the cards stacked against him, Leslie Adindu never gave up.
Texans' Deshaun Watson pledges college scholarships to 4 reading challenge winners
Deshaun Watson is enriching the lives of four Houston area children.
(BPRW) BLACK MEN LAUNCH AFFORDABLE VIRTUAL SCHOLARSHIP COACHING SERVICES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 | Black PR Wire, Inc.
(Black PR Wire) Houston, TX - Million Dollar Scholar, an education social enterprise that empowers students with the knowledge and skills they need to compete for scholarships, is responding to COVID-19 by launching an array of virtual scho...
Pharrell Launches Black Ambition, An Accelerator For Black And Latinx Entrepreneurs
Producer and rapper Pharrell Williams is coupling his entrepreneurial spirit and activism with the launch of Black Ambition, an incubator for Black and Latinx entrepreneurs.
Irish teen recovers from brutal acid attack to win US college scholarship
Tega Agberhiere, who has recovered from a brutal acid attack in Co Waterford in 2019, will be heading to Western Texas College to study and play football.
Brooklyn teen receives college scholarship with her chess skills
Jessica Hyatt, a sophomore from Success Academy Charter School, is a winner. A queen of the game, with the confidence of a dominant player.
A young man’s path out of Houston’s oldest housing project echoes George Floyd’s journey nearly 30 years ago
Floyd once called Houston's Third Ward home. Decades later, it remains a neighborhood segregated from opportunity.
23-Year Old Becomes Youngest African American to Be Certified as a Boeing 777 Pilot
Malik Sinegal, a 23-year old from Mississippi, has made history as the youngest African American to be certified as a Boeing 777 pilot in the world.
Robert F. Smith Donates $50 Million To Assist STEM Students at HBCUs
Robert F. Smith donated $50 million to the Student Freedom Initiative to support STEM students at Historically Black Colleges and Univerisites.
New Morgan Stanley HBCU Scholarship to Cover Full Tuition for 60 HBCU Students!
The scholarships will cover the entire cost of attending the institution for each year and will be open to students in all disciplines and majors. Morgan Stanleys HBCU Scholars program offers scholarships to students at Howard University, Morehouse College and Spelman College. The fi
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After Being Bullied This Dark Skinned 10-Year-Old Girl Found Confidence Thanks To Social Media! | Urban Intellectuals
The message is clear…. POSITIVE reinforcement works and finding community works! After being bullied throughout middle school this dark skinned 10-year-old found an ally in social media who let her know the magical black girl that she is! Chrissie from Divine Dark Skin wrote about this young lady:...
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Imagine your little one as CEO of his own successful company. The 8 “Little Owners Series” is bundled to pave the way for that! Finally, your child can experience ALL magical ingredients of entrepreneurship while having fun!
Next up!! My name is DeVon Preyer, Assistant Coach of the Madison Mavericks. Milwaukee native, and it is an absolute pleasure and privilege to be included in such a great opportunity. I'm excited to bring my 12+ years of coaching, training and mentoring, as well as, professional playing experience to a higher level of the game I love! To the city of Madison, the new coaching staff and new team, it's GAMETIME!!! #MadisonMavs #MadtownBasketball
Caleb Anderson, a 12-year old gifted boy from Georgia, has already finished his first year in college and has just started his second year. He is majoring in Aerospace Engineering at Chattahoochee Technical College. Caleb was just 9-months old when he learned to sign more than 250 words. He eventually...
Arlington teen flies a plane before driving a car, pursuing career as naval aviator
Arlington senior Nilah Williamson has a slightly different goal than other teens -- get her pilot's license before she graduates.
Black Scholars Confront White Supremacy in Classical Music | History News Network
Since nationwide protests over police violence erupted, in May and June, American culture has been engaged in an examination, however nominal, of its relationship with racism. Such an examination is sorely needed in classical music, because of its extreme dependence on a problematic past. The unde...
Racism Permeates Our Entertainment and Music Industries Says Expert - WOUB Public Media
Historically, racism has permeated the American entertainment and music industries including movies, radio, television, and the recording industries. Blacks and black life have not been portrayed accurately and African Americans have been kept out of prime roles. However, there is some hope that the...
T.I. to Teach ‘Business of Trap Music’ Class at Clark Atlanta University: Exclusive
Tip will be teaching the business of trap music at Clark Atlanta University this fall alongside renowned hip-hop scholar Dr. Melva K. Williams.
High School Senior Gets Into 24 Colleges While Running A Company
High school senior RuQuan “Ru” Brown currently has 24 college acceptances, seven of which are Ivy League institutions, and earned 16 full-ride scholarships.
Columbus teen who walked daily to library for homework help gets accepted to 12 colleges
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — For five years, Columbus City Schools student Lashawn Samuel walked three miles round trip from his home to the Franklinton Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library…
Houston Program Aims to Help Boys of Color Attain Higher Education
The Houston Independent School District's Miles Ahead Scholars Program aims to increase the number of Black males pursuing higher education through support and mentorship.
Christian Brothers Automotive Foundation Launches Car Donation Program for Single Moms
Christian Brothers Automotive Foundation announced today the launch of a new philanthropic endeavor that will provide single moms in need of reliable transportation with vehicles.
70 Scholarships available to East Texas students
East Texas Communities Foundation is currently accepting applications from East Texas students for 70 scholarships to be awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year.
UT San Antonio offering free tuition to families making less than $50,500
The University of Texas at San Antonio is making a bold promise to its students: free tuition. On December 12, the university, part of the University of Texas System, announced ...
12-Year-Old Made $10,000 In A Few Months Day Trading | How We Buy Black
Christon Jones has been nominated as a Black Enterprise Teenpreneur of the Year. He has spoken to audiences on three continents and has an online mastermind course that (grown) people across the country are taking, to learn from him. Christon is a day trader on the U.S. Stock Market and the CEO of h...
Chamillionaire, E-40 & Daymond John Launch $100K Competition For Minority Or Woman-Owned Startup
Chamillionaire has long made the seamless transition from award-winning musician to savvy businessman and has used his platform to help others achieve their goals. Having done similar contests in t…
Ex-NFL player finds kids most rewarding work
He has been an NFL player, a Realtor and mortgage broker, but what Michael Bankston has discovered is that working with children is his most rewarding career.
Moon, Ware, Watson and Young Launch 'Brothers In Arms'
From the Harris County - Houston Sports AuthorityHOUSTON – They’re Brothers in Arms. Four Houston legends.
15-year-old creates nonprofit, publishes 3 books, wins $10K young hero award
A 15-year-old boy’s achievements have led to a national award and a $10,000 prize. Udom Appiah has written and published three books, made it to the National Spelling Bee, and started a nonpr…
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Deshaun Watson starts his own charitable foundation
Houston Texans quarterback has launched the 'Deshaun Watson Foundation' which is a non-profit organization to support education, health, housing, and other char
UT-Austin will provide free tuition to undergrad students with family incomes below $65,000 starting in 2020
The UT System allocated $160 million of its oil money for the project.
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