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Founder of Black Woman-Owned Tea Brand Expands Grocery Store Distribution into 22 States

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Nationwide — Pennie Crockett, founder and CEO of Pennie’s Teas, now has nationwide distribution of her products in 22 states at The Fresh Market, Giant Foods, and Whole Foods Market. The states where her healthy tea products can be found in grocery stores include Alaska, Anchorage, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, […]

30th Anniversary Bounce Trumpet Awards to honor Courtney B. Vance, Stan Lathan, Tyrese Gibson, Zaila Avant-garde, Princess Sarah Culberson, Senators Raphael Warnock & Jon Ossoff, airs Jan. 17 at 8 p.m. ET

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ATLANTA, GA – Bounce, the nation’s popular entertainment television network serving African Americans, will present the 30th Anniversary Bounce Trumpet Awards — a night of inspiration, history and crowd-rousing performances celebrating African American achievements and contributions — on Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m. ET. The 2022 Bounce Trumpet Awards will honor: Courtney […]

The Meaning of Kwanzaa

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Kwanzaa is a Swahili word that means “first” and signifies the first fruits of the harvest. From December 26 to January 1, many people of African descent in America-celebrate Kwanzaa. In Africa, there are many customs that are common among the various ethnic groups found on the continent. One of […]

Archbishop Desmond Tutu Passes Away at 90

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Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, a towering figure who helped bring an end to apartheid in South Africa, has passed away in Cape Town. He was 90. “The passing of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is another chapter of bereavement in our nation’s farewell to a generation of outstanding South Africans who […]

Caring for the Caregivers

Greetings from the Caring for the Caregiver Expo! Please mark your calendar and plan to Join Us on Saturday, November 6, 2021, as we Host the 2nd Annual Caring for the Caregiver Expo!  This is an Adult only Free event for all Caregivers and First Responders and includes Free Parking, […]

Founder and CEO of SB Market, Inc. created a specialty marketplace ShoptheBlackFoodMarket.com

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Brooklyn, NY — Meet Keisha Spivey, the founder and CEO of SB Market, Inc. who has created a specialty marketplace called ShoptheBlackFoodMarket.com – the fastest growing online platform that sells and promotes Black-owned food brands. The African American community has enormous purchasing power. The University of Georgia reported on August 11, 2021, that the spending […]