US Bank commits $25M microbusiness fund for women of color business owners


By Press Release U.S. Bank chief diversity officer, Greg Cunningham (Photo provided) U.S. Bank announced details of its U.S. Bank Access Commitment, a long-term approach bringing the strengths of U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation (USBCDC), corporate social responsibility and its business lines, to help build wealth while redefining how the bank serves diverse […]

‘You Don’t See Them On The News:’ How Two Sisters-In-Law Launched A Nonprofit To Help Find Missing Black People


News coverage for missing persons is even more scarce in the coronavirus pandemic, according to the co-founders of the Black and Missing Foundation. BY STEPHANIE GOMULKA Natalie Wilson and Derrica Wilson Photo: Black and Missing Foundation, Inc. Tamika Huston, a 24-year-old Black woman, was reported missing in May 2004 in Spartanburg, South […]

Woman Leads Program to Help Blacks With Previous Marijuana Convictions Become Entrepreneurs in the Industry


By BlackNews Nationwide — Khadijah Tribble is fighting hard for returning citizens with marijuana convictions. As Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility at Curaleaf, a leading medical and wellness cannabis operator, she is using her experience in government relations to help create equitable cannabis regulations that will give returning citizens a new […]

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