ASCENDtials Partners With James Crawford on Activating Melanin Black Education

ASCENDtials today announced a new partnership with James Crawford, a fourth-year Ph.D. student in the Education Studies department at UCSD. This partnership will be for ASCENDtials inaugural KOS-Melanin-ology™ lunch sessions launch, August 19, 2021, and is intended to educate participants about the importance of activating Melanin in education for Black communities. Two quotes that come to … Read more

Tech Entrepreneur’s News App, Hayti, Increases Visibility for Black Publishers

Touted as the leading app for news, videos and podcasts from Black publishers, Hayti (pronounced “HAY-tie”) is the dynamic app that aggregates digital content from newspapers, magazines, videos and podcasts, highlighting Black culture from Black publishers into one feed. The app features thousands of articles from popular publishers like Essence, Black Enterprise, BET, NewsOne, Blavity … Read more

Four Black Entrepreneurs Announce a New Scholarship for HBCU Students

Black entrepreneurs are showing commitment to their community by joining together to offer a $2,000 scholarship for two HBCU undergraduate students. Four businesses have teamed together to pay it forward to the next generation of black leaders. Lauren and Zevi Lacey, Founders of Urban Business Directory, CEO Wesley Jacques of BlueDrem Media & Marketing Services, Gia Mac, CEO … Read more