OWN’s new docuseries welcomes the world to get “Checked Inn”

https://www.instagram.com/p/BapmXwFjTEG/?tagged=checkedinn Spotlighting entrepreneur and former Essence magazine editor-in-chief, Monique Greenwood, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will proudly premiere the new docuseries, “Checked Inn,” next month. After juggling two professions for years, Greenwood, whose family-owned and operated Akwaaba Bed & Breakfast Inns is one of the most successful B&B businesses in the country, relieved herself of her … Continue reading OWN’s new docuseries welcomes the world to get “Checked Inn”

African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Mariéme Jamme

Global Leadership: African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution Led by Euvin Naidoo, Head of Financial Institutions - Africa at Thomson Reuters, Mariéme Jamme was one of an esteemed group of panelists and industry leaders that participated in A Discussion on the Investment Landscape in Africa last week in association with the United States Chamber of … Continue reading African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Mariéme Jamme

Diversity & Inclusion in Sports: Rattler Kamau Murray latest to join list of Grand Slam coaches with HBCU roots | HuffPost

For more than a decade, Kamau Murray has committed himself to using the sport of tennis to empower, educate and inspire young people of Chicago. On Sunday, Murray joined a list of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) alum — including Dr. Robert Walter “Whirlwind” Johnson and John Wilkerson — that have gone on to become professional tennis coaches, … Continue reading Diversity & Inclusion in Sports: Rattler Kamau Murray latest to join list of Grand Slam coaches with HBCU roots | HuffPost

Philadelphia foundation to award $15,000 in scholarships at inaugural gala

Delaware County attorney Deon Browning is dedicated to serving and committed to education and scholarship. Earlier this year, the Media, Pennsylvania-based lawyer established The Browning Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to raising money for community entities that serve youth. Through tutoring, mentoring, seminars, literacy outreach programs and entertaining, yet educational, hands-on team building exercises, Browning’s foundation also provides … Continue reading Philadelphia foundation to award $15,000 in scholarships at inaugural gala