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FreshWorks Fund Brings Jobs And Health To Inglewood

FreshWorks FundINGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA— More than 105,000 residents of Inglewood will soon have increased access to healthy foods and new, local employment opportunities. The California FreshWorks Fund, a public-private partnership managed by NCB Capital Impact, partnered with U.S. Bank to disburse more than $7.6 million in New Markets Tax Credit financing to Northgate Gonzalez Markets for a full-scale renovation of a 30,000 square foot building to create a new full-service supermarket located at 10801 South Prairie Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90303. The market is expected to employ over 100 people.

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What Michelle Obama Can Teach Us About Creating A Quality Work Life Balance

Michelle ObamaFirst Lady Michelle Obama has been one of the most prominent first ladies in the history of US Presidents. While several first ladies have often opted to remain out of the spotlight, Michelle has continued to play an active role not only in her husband’s presidency, but within schools and of course, within her family as well. Being the first lady could have been an easy task for Michelle Obama if she had chosen such a path. But even with the need to raise her daughters, she has decided to become an active figure in the world, inspiring millions of colored women to do the same.

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Trials of Life: Overcoming Diversity One Sound At A Time

Look Up EntertainmentWe are Look Up Entertainment / JBZ Records. We are a diversified company that believes music can change the world. We are a young Christian-based company. Our company is based with 3 prime players: Jackie Brown, CEO; Chereka Cole-Brown, Co-CEO; and Latasha Howard, President. Each one of us have had music in our hearts along with the good Lord which helped carry us through many trials & obstacles we have had to endure. The following is a brief synopsis of who we are individually and why we feel so strong about our cause.

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234 Students Receive $20 Million in Full-Tuition, Merit-Based Fellowships

The Consortium for Graduate Study in ManagementCommitment to Diversity Links 400 Students Admitted to MBA Programs of The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management

ST. LOUIS, MO:  June 5, 2012 — The MBA class of 2014 will include 391 of a record 1,038 applicants to The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, a national coalition of top U.S. business schools and corporations and the leading advocate for diversity and inclusion in American business. The Consortium’s member schools have also awarded $20 million in full-tuition, merit-based fellowships to 234 of the new MBA candidates, bringing to more than $250 million the total amount The Consortium has awarded since its 1966 founding.

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Sears Holdings Empowers African-American Entrepreneurs

SearsOwn a Sears Store Program Provides Opportunity to Own a Part of the Iconic Brand

Hoffman Estates, Ill. (FEB. 13, 2012) – Sears Holdings will Share the Word™ of empowerment through entrepreneurship in 2012.  The Share the Word™ platform was created to promote and honor the legacy of African-Americans by providing valuable resources and information to enhance the lives of Sears and Kmart customers.

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