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It’s down to the last five in the house, but the players fail to realize that even with an alliance, it’s still every man for himself in “The Walking Dead.” Check out the highlights from episode seven below. Eva Marcille and Tiffany Pollard compete for the top HBIC spot As planned, Tiffany “New York” Pollard…

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Cool Smart Inc.’s mission is to educate the youth and young professionals on the importance of philanthropy and increasing awareness of charitable initiatives in metropolitan areas through their cool, smart and fun programming. Their annual event, Tux and Chucks, is a fundraiser where they honor grassroots organizations that they have supported throughout the year. The…

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Native Detroiters and Cool Smart Inc.’s founders Byron Suggs and Jason Appling held their seventh annual charitable fundraising event Tux and Chucks at the Sound Board located inside the MotorCity Casino Hotel in downtown Detroit. Each year, the city of Detroit chooses local non-profit organizations to become honorees who receive a portion of the proceeds…

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Last month, Angela Simmons hosted the “Greenlight Project” fall/winter 2017 fashion showcase in Atlanta. Presented by Dai Moda and celebrity stylist Sudi Spence of sudiSTYLE, the event was held in Atlanta and boasted celebrity guests, tastemakers and influencers alike. Special guests included mistress of ceremony Africa Miranda (Bravo TV), celebrity DJ Toni K along with actor…

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Since receiving the BET Humanitarian Award, Chance The Rapper has continued to dedicate himself to helping Chicago City Schools get the funding they need. Chance’s efforts to help support the Chicago school system began with his donation of $1M. This week, he took it a step further and collaborated with one of the most popular…

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Posh Deux is helping to restore the confidence in children’s’ lives one wig at a time. Posh Deux’s Jennifer Elayne and Maya Mitchell have teamed with Wigs 4 Kids Michigan to host a fashion show. A portion of the proceeds from the show will be used to assist in providing wigs made for children who…

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When most travelers go on vacation it is to relax and unwind. However for Chetachi Ecton traveling to resorts throughout the world proved more taxing than relaxing. It was during a trip almost three years ago when she stepped foot off of a resort that her life changed forever. After witnessing extreme hunger and poverty…

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Sometimes angels come in unexpected forms. Sometimes they come in the form of 2 Chainz. The popular Atlanta rapper recently came to the rescue of a family of 11 in dire need of shelter by donating a five-bedroom, two bath house through his TRU Foundation. In a touching video posted to his Youtube page yesterday, 2…

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Chicago bred emcee Chance The Rapper is once again doing his part to make a positive impact on the community. The rapper born Chancelor Bennett shared via social media that his Warmest Winter campaign has been successful in reaching its goal of raising $100,000 and buying 1,000 coats for Chicago’s homeless population of more than 125,000. The Chicago Coalition For the…

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Last week, rolling out brought you in-depth coverage of this year’s Tux and Chucks charity gala. We would be remiss if we didn’t talk about one of its main attractions: the Chucks. Although some guests opted for stilettos and Kenneth Coles, many rocked Chucks that were specially designed. The unique theme inspired chic ensembles paired with…

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Photo credit: Raquelle Harris for Steed Media Service The fifth annual Tux & Chucks charity fundraiser was definitely a night to remember. This year’s event took place on Nov. 27, 2015, otherwise known as Black Friday. There was no shopping at this event though, instead hundreds of Detroiters came out to support a phenomenal cause. Put on…

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The founders of Cool Smart, Inc. did it again. On Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, Detroit natives Byron Suggs and Jason Appling hosted their 5th Annual Tux & Chucks charitable fundraising event presented by MGM Grand Casino Detroit, and it was definitely an event to remember. Hundreds of Detroit’s socialites and influencers converged upon the MGM Grand…

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For the first time in her 24 years of growing up in Detroit, music artist DeJ Loaf attended and supported the 33rd annual Coats for Kids event, which took place Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. Local hip-hop radio station FM98 WJLB and the Salvation Army hosted the 12-hour fundrasing broadcast to collect donations to ensure that Detroit…

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The Refinement Group collaborated with Darius Fowler of Exquisite Class and Robert Courtney Collins from the Uneek Clothing Collection to hold their second annual charity event Black Ties Pink Ribbons at Coach Insignia, a stylish steakhouse with romantic vibes and views from the 72nd floor of the General Motors Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit. Darren Brown,…

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  Founder and chief visionary Jasmine Crowe has created a groundbreaking platform to highlight the charitable efforts of Black celebrities in the Atlanta area and nationwide. After Crowe noticed a lack of media coverage on their positive impact in the community, she created Black Celebrity Giving in 2011, a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to providing news,…

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Actor and stand-up comedian Chris Tucker has made us laugh with his memorable on-screen performances for just over two decades. He was once billed as one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. The superstar doesn’t exactly need and introduction, but just in case you need a refresher, Tucker played the role of Smokey in Friday; and…

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