Sessions’ call for marijuana enforcement condemned by cannabis industry, investors

https://www.facebook.com/TheNCIA/posts/1665234110199937 In response to United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ decision to rescind policy that paved the way for legalized marijuana throughout America, leading cannabis industry organizations resoundingly condemned the announcement. In a memo to federal prosecutors, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions said, “In deciding which marijuana activities to prosecute under these laws with the … Continue reading Sessions’ call for marijuana enforcement condemned by cannabis industry, investors

Caleb McLaughlin, HOT 97’s Laura Stylez celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Olympians in NYC

Embracing and inspiring the next generation of junior tennis players, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) New York Junior Tennis League (NYJTL) and Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning Center will host a fun-filled afternoon of activities for kids this weekend. Making it easier for youth (ages 5 to 18 years old) and their parents to … Continue reading Caleb McLaughlin, HOT 97’s Laura Stylez celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Olympians in NYC

Unprecedented program aims to ‘Rebuild’ Philadelphia, serve as national community investment model

Yesterday the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) concluded its annual conference in New Orleans, bringing together more than 7,000 park and recreation professionals, citizen advocates and industry suppliers from around the country. The premier annual meeting of the park and recreation community, over a three-day period conference attendees were presented networking opportunities, hundreds of education sessions and the … Continue reading Unprecedented program aims to ‘Rebuild’ Philadelphia, serve as national community investment model

Hyundai leads pediatric cancer research efforts during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Funding childhood cancer research in the United States since 1998, the Hyundai Motor Company has contributed significantly to more than 80% of children with cancer surviving. Through its Hope On Wheels program, Hyundai supports the finest minds in pediatric cancer research that serve the one in 285 children (under age 20) that are diagnosed with a cancer each year … Continue reading Hyundai leads pediatric cancer research efforts during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

First-ever Take Your Parent to PE Week concludes successfully

Today marks the last day of the first-ever Take Your Parent to PE Week, a national movement to help schools provide at least 60 minutes a day of physical education (PE) and before, during and after school physical activity for all of America’s students. Sponsored by Active Schools, from September 25-29, the national movement encourages schools’ PE … Continue reading First-ever Take Your Parent to PE Week concludes successfully

MOBB United mom encourages dialogue, aims to change perception of black boys and men | HuffPost

According to mappingpoliceviolence.org, police throughout America have killed 883 people this year, with 207 of those fatalities being black people. Only 6 officers have been charged with a crime resulting from these deaths. In 2016, police killed at least 309 black people. This is one of a multitude of issues that concern Kara L. Higgins, a … Continue reading MOBB United mom encourages dialogue, aims to change perception of black boys and men | HuffPost

African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Catherine Duggan

Global Leadership: African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution Thomson Reuters’ Euvin Naidoo, a Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government senior fellow, will conclude a three-day series on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa later today. Last week Naidoo moderated a panel discussion on Africa’s investment and innovation landscape, exploring the challenges and opportunities of the Fourth … Continue reading African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Catherine Duggan