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 Achievers and GM at the UNCF ‘An Evening of Stars’ Awards (photos)

Three Buick Achievers Scholarship winners learned something very powerful during the UNCF “An Evening of Stars” weekend that you cannot learn in a classroom. When you torpedo toward your dreams at full throttle and strive for sustained excellence, you will experience wonderful things that, initially, will be beyond your ability to fathom. There is no […]

Star-studded UNCF Masked Ball in Chicago raises money for college students

It was a masquerade all for a good cause at the first United Negro College Fund Masked Ball in Chicago held at the Marriott Downtown. The room was packed with Chicago’s glitterati all gathered to raise money to support deserving students at UNCF colleges across the country. The evening’s Masters of Ceremonies were NBC 5’s […]

UNCF Houston shined at the star-studded 2012 Reveillon Gala

On Saturday, Nov. 17, Houston’s finest looked on as the United Negro College Fund held its annual Reveillon Gala at the Hilton Americas. Celebrating a rich history of education, mentoring and achievement, the UNCF treated gala attendees to an awe inspiring evening. KPRC Local 2 anchors, Khambrel Marshall and Rachel McNeill, served as emcees for the awards […]