Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

As the Congressional Black Caucus nears the conclusion of its 47th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington D.C., The Made Man Initiative will honor an impressive group of distinguished men impacting our nation. Philadelphia Councilman-At-Large Derek Green is one of them. “It’s truly an honor to be recognized by Ky [Dele] and her Made Man initiative and to be a … Continue reading Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

In the face of adversity, African-American parents and alum stay committed to UVA

“As a “D1 Mom” raising twin high school senior athletes, I found myself waking [up] at 3:33 AM as I considered the notion that one of my daughters had committed to play lacrosse at the University of Virginia,” said Jacqueline Jeffries Barnett, referencing JAY-Z’s acclaimed album 4:44. “Myla Grace was recruited to play lacrosse [at the … Continue reading In the face of adversity, African-American parents and alum stay committed to UVA