Toni Braxton, sons Denim and Diezel advocate for Autism Speaks at UNCF ‘An Evening of Stars’

Six-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and star of WE’s “Braxton Family Values,” Toni Braxton, looked stunning at the 36th “UNCF: An Evening of Stars” which was taped at Atlanta’s Civic Center on April 12, 201,5 wearing Istanbul-born designer Zeynep Erdogan’s sheer appliqué top and fringe skirt, from her A/W 14 collection full of similar sheer creations. Neatly placed on […]

Target’s Laysha Ward rocks Lily Pulitzer at ‘UNCF: An Evening of Stars’

“A mind is a terrible thing to waste, but a wonderful thing to invest in.”The UNCF’s “An Evening of Stars” returned to Atlanta for the second consecutive and it was one of their best productions. Hosted by Anthony Anderson, it was held at the Atlanta Civic Center on April 12, 2015. The 36th event highlighted the organization’s commitment […]

Buick Achiever Nartezya Dykes honored at UNCF for educational success

Because of misinformation and stereotypes promulgated through media and other information outlets, you don’t often publicly hear these words floating out of the mouths of young African American girls and women: “I love math. Math is everything,” Thus proclaimed Spelman College senior Nartezya Dykes, a Buick Achiever Scholarship winner who was honored at the star-studded […]

Best behind-the-scenes photos from UNCF ‘An Evening of Stars’

ATLANTA — The 35th annual airing of the United Negro College Fund’s “An Evening of Stars” will be televised tonight on BET. The nationally televised entertainment extravaganza, hosted by comedic actor Anthony Anderson, supports students matriculating through higher education.   The program will pair up UNCF’s own “rising star” students to focus attention on the importance […]