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5 Black Businesses to Support in Los Angeles

January 16, 2019

Los Angeles is a teeming metropolis with some of the best young minds in the Black community. They create culturally diverse menus, hair salons, bookstore... (more)

The Best Black-Directed Films of 2018

January 16, 2019

2018 was a great time for Black filmmakers and actors—leaps and bounds were taken forward as movies showed the immense talents and artistry of Black... (more)

'Beyoncé Mass' - a unique worship experience

January 10, 2019

On Jan. 21, 2019, the University of Redlands, a private liberal arts and professional university ... (more)

9-Year Old Queen Running Her Own Home-Based Line of Bath Products

June 14, 2017

Jelani Jones from Fredericksburg, Virginia is only 9-years old, but she runs her business... like a queen! In addition to making and selling her own line of bath products, Lani Boo Bath, from... (more)

Meet Jelani Aliyu -- The Genius Who Designed GM's Flagship Electric Vehicle, the Chevy Volt

May 02, 2017

As a child, Jelani Aliyu always loved cars and it was his dream to design cars when he grew up. Now, he is known around the world as the genius who designed the Chevrolet Volt, which is consi... (more)

At Age 11, He Built His Own Radio Station -- But Now, He's the CEO of His Own Tech Company

April 27, 2017

How does a young man from a small town in Sierra Leone become the CEO of his own tech company? Kelvin Doe can tell you it's all about using your passion for engineering and being focused.... (more)

The Oldest Black-Owned Business in the U.S.

April 19, 2017

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently recognized a Columbus, Ohio business as being the oldest African-American owned business in the United States. This year, they celebrated 134 continuo... (more)

10-Year Old Raises $20K for His Invention That Prevents Child Hot Car Deaths

April 19, 2017

Bishop Curry is a 10-year old 5th grader from McKinney, Texas, and he's also the inventor of a prototype device that is designed to prevent children from dying in hot cars. His lifesaving dev... (more)

12-Year Old Chef Tavia Wins $10K on Food Network Show

April 09, 2017

12-year old Tavia Isaac from Chester, Pennsylvania, had a big secret that she had to keep for four months. The secret was that she was chosen as the top winner on Food Network’s “... (more)