CTG Development Company (CTG) has designed a revolutionary and transformative project for Florida A&M University (FAMU), the Main Street...
FAMU and CTG Development Company Break Ground on $500 Million Main Street Corridor Project
Metro Buses Converted Into Mobile Food Markets For Low Income Neighborhoods Featured, Foodie, Mind, Body & Soul
Grocers on wheels are bringing fresh food to those who need it most.
Back in 2010, the city of Toronto (in Ontario, Canada) decided to launch a program that converts old unused...
6 Impressive Black-Owned, Non-Beauty Subscription Boxes Business Sense, Featured, RYSE News
Subscription box opportunities are growing in popularity with consumers who care about supporting black entrepreneurs
The subscription box business is absolutely booming. It started mainly with beauty-inspired products but has since expanded to include...
Meet Kiko Davis, the Only Black Woman in the U.S. Who Owns Her Own Bank Featured, Money Talks, On the RYSE
Davis is a majority owner of First Independence Bank in Detroit, Michigan
48-year old Kiko Davis is the majority stockholder of Detroit-based First Independence Bank, one of the top 10 largest...
Sen. Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Candidacy Featured, Political Power, RYSE News
The California Senator officially throws her hat in the ring.
California Sen. Kamala Harris is running for president in 2020. The first-term Democratic senator made the announcement on ABC’s Good...
South Sudanese College Student Whose Homecoming Photo Went Viral is Now on the Cover of Elle Magazine Empowerment, Featured, Style
A photo of Anok Yai taken at the Howard Homecoming landed on Instagram and has since changed her life.
Anok Yai was just 19 when she attended Howard University’s famous homecoming celebrations in October 2017 to visit a friend. A photo...
The Meaning of Kwanzaa: The History, Principles, Symbols, Colors, Candles and Food Celebrating Cultural Heritage Empowerment, Mind, Body & Soul
Honoring the values of African cultures
The year 2018 will see the 52nd annual Kwanzaa, the African American holiday celebrated from December 26 to January 1....
CNN Fires Marc Lamont Hill After Israel Comments Arts & Entertainment, RYSE News
The Temple University Professor, author, activist, and television personality has received criticism for anti-Semitic views in the past
Yesterday, in a speech before the United Nations, CNN commentator and Temple University professor Marc Lamont Hill advocated for...
Oprah Winfrey’s Mother, Vernita Lee, Dead At 83 Mind, Body & Soul
Lee has already been laid to rest in a private funeral.
Vernita Lee, mother of media mogul Oprah Winfrey, died at 83, multiple media outlets reported. TMZ was the first to...
POWER COUPLE: Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon snag first-look deal with Amazon Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Power Players
The couple runs JuVee Productions together.
Viola Davis just scored another big win along with her husband, Julius Tennon. The Oscar-winning actress who is currently starring in Steve...
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