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Nancy Flake Johnson is a strong, ambitious, Black woman who enforces change within her community as president and CEO of Urban League for Greater Atlanta. The Urban League works to create opportunities that enable and empower African Americans to achieve their highest human potential and secure economic self-reliance, power and civil rights through education, employment, financial literacy and…

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Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh continues to be a beacon of the Broward County community. As CEO of Urban League of Broward County, Dr. Smith-Baugh has helped to improve social issues and led a $9 million capital campaign to construct the Community Empowerment Center. On April 25, Dr. Smith-Baugh will be honored by JM Family Enterprises, Southeast Toyota…

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Coinciding with a national campaign to teach everyone about credit, the newest “Get Financially Fit” seminar will take place at Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church on Saturday, Oct. 11, the Concerned Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta announced. The free seminar will have something to offer to almost anyone with financial concerns or aspirations. Sessions will…

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Macy’s is dedicated to ensuring the success of the people they employ but also to those who are in the surrounding communities they service. In a continued effort to not only demonstrate their commitment to service and the dedication to engaging in community affairs, Macy’s has created genuine relationships with several organizations that promote advancement…

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CHICAGO (November 8, 2013) — Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe award winning actor Louis Gossett, Jr. and civil rights leader Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. received the Bill Berry Civil Rights Award at the Chicago Urban League’s 52nd Annual Golden Fellowship Dinner. The event was hosted by Chicago comedian Damon Williams, with entertainment provided by…

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The greatest election of this century is underway and everyone will be awaiting the fate of the nation. To make sure that you are not alone on this momentous night we have compiled the best watch parties in Houston for you to cheer on your favorite candidate.

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