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Angélique Kidjo Awarded $100,000 Vilcek Prize in Music
February 07, 2023 10:45 ET | The Vilcek Foundation
NEW YORK, Feb. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Angélique Kidjo receives a 2023 Vilcek Prize in Music in recognition of her exceptional range as a singer-songwriter, and for her creative leadership in...
Black Women in Ministry to Host Gala at National Press Club for Women Faith Leaders
November 30, 2022 09:00 ET | R.E.A.L. Black Women in Ministry Thrive Initiative
WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three hundred trailblazing Black women faith leaders from across the country will convene at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, this Friday,...
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Campaign for Safe Cosmetics Publishes First-Ever List of Top Non-Toxic Black-Owned Beauty Brands & Product Database
October 18, 2022 06:00 ET | The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC)'s new List of Top Non-Toxic Black-Owned Beauty Brands features entrepreneurs making safer beauty products for...
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Professional Diversity Network, Inc. Announces Launch of Black Women Talk Tech Association Job Board
September 12, 2022 09:15 ET | Professional Diversity Network, Inc.
CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (“PDN”), a developer and operator of online and in-person Diversity talent networks that provide access to...
SheMatters Raises $1.5M Seed Funding Round to Address Medical Neglect and Black Maternal Morbidity in the United States
August 10, 2022 09:00 ET | SheMatters
NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, SheMatters, an online platform and mobile app designed to support Black women/ WOC who experience postpartum comorbidities by helping them to build...
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TVO Original 'Subjects of Desire' challenges harmful narratives about beauty and Black women
January 18, 2022 12:11 ET | TVO
Toronto, ON, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conventional beauty narratives have often excluded Black women and girls, negatively affecting identity and limiting perceptions of beauty. Premiering...
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The National Civil Rights Museum presents the She Took Justice Virtual Book Talk
March 17, 2021 09:19 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- From Queen Nzingha to Shirley Chisholm and now Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, The Black Woman has worked to overcome racial prejudice and gender...
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Gateway Health to sponsor town hall meeting to address postpartum depression among Black women
October 24, 2019 13:53 ET | Gateway Health Plan
PITTSBURGH, Oct. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A recent report released by the City of Pittsburgh’s Gender Equity Commission found maternal health among Black women in Pittsburgh in crisis. As local...
Black Women Millionaires Live Set for Oct. 10-12 in Dallas
September 09, 2014 07:00 ET | Defy Impossible, Inc.
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 9, 2014) - Dr. Venus Opal Reese, owner and CEO of Defy Impossible, Inc. (, a successful coaching business, hosts Black Women Millionaires...