African American Homeless Child Population Growing: Remember Them at Christmas

According to recent statistics, roughly 1.6 million children were homeless last year. By homeless, we mean they were living on “the street, in homeless shelters or motels, or doubled up with other families last year.”  This is based on a report published by the National Center on Family Homelessness. The sad reality is that many […]

Black Friday Over: Shop at 10 Black Businesses Online

And now it’s over. The infamous “Black Friday” feeding frenzy has come and gone faster than Kim Kardashian’s marriage. Some folks in my Akron, Ohio, hometown were so desperate to get a 20 percent discount on flat screens that people camped out in the Walmart parking lot for a week. Most of my family and friends […]