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U.S. Bank’s $1 million investment in the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) demonstrates its continued evolution as a great corporate citizen through diversity and community development. With this five-year gift, it will also join the prestigious Corporate Leadership Council, a community of engaged corporate donors whose values reflect a commitment to…

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A special screening of the upcoming film Fences was held at the National Museum of African-American History and Culture – The Oprah Winfrey Theatre in Washington, DC on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Fences is directed by Denzel Washington from a screenplay by August Wilson, adapted from Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play. The film stars Denzel Washington, Viola…

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During the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, rolling out honored several Black artists who have made an impact with the “Learn It Live” brunch. Held at the historic Capital Hilton, the event featured exclusive art and engaging conversations. Andrea Richardson, director of multicultural and diversity marketing at Hilton Worldwide…

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As events kick off the grand opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), perhaps the most anticipated museum opening for the nation’s capital, the turn-out has been astounding. Thousands are expected to attend the opening weekend where President Barack Obama will lead the museum’s dedication ceremony. Those who have not already retrieved their free…

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The Smithsonian’s director has expressed interest in exhibiting Trayvon Martin’s hoodie in The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. “They’ve heard of it, but it’s probably a little premature, given the fact that, you know, we just came out of a trial, and we have a hold by the Department of Justice on…

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