A Family Brought a White-Tablecloth Restaurant to the Lower Ninth Ward

Tia explains her rationale for Cafe Dauphine. “I thought the community would benefit more from a full-fledged restaurant, because there was nothing else to eat in the are – not even a drive-through McDonald’s,”  #PositivelyBiased #WhoDat #BlackFriday #SupportBlackOwnedBusinesses A Family Brought a White-Tablecloth Restaurant to the Lower Ninth Ward | TakePart When the Henrys […]

Georgia cheerleader, 16, sets tumbling world record

“Angel Rice completed ten double full twists in one minute while an official from the Guinness World Records counted the seconds of her tumbling routine.” #PositivelyBiased #GuinnessWorldRecordHolder #BlackCheerleaders #DoubleFaultTwist Georgia cheerleader, 16, sets tumbling world record | theGrio A 16-year-old Georgia cheerleader has just broken a tumbling world record. Source: thegrio.com/2015/09/11/georgia-cheerleader-16-sets-tumbling-world-record/    

Akon’s Lighting Africa project on track

Senegalese born hip-hop musician and entrepreneur Akon says his goal of bringing electricity to 600 million people across Africa through his Lighting Africa project is on track. #PostitvelyBiased #MoreThan #LightingAfrica #GlobalEntrepreneurshipSummit WATCH: Akon’s Lighting Africa project on track Businessman and hip-hop artist Akon says his ‘ambitious’ Lighting Africa project is bearing fruits with roots in […]

Why actor Wendell Pierce didn’t wait for someone else to rebuild his New Orleans neighborhood

Wendell Pierce is perhaps best known for his acting roles on “The Wire” and “Treme”€ Lately, he’s taken on a different kind of role, as community rebuilder. In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, Pierce invested time, money and art into to bringing back the neighborhood where he grew up. #PositivelyBiased #MoreThan #Katrina #CommunityRebuilder Why actor […]

Men bringing high-fives, warm welcomes to other Indy schools

“I was uplifted by the show of support by so many caring men at Tindley Prep,” Minkler said in a statement. “The rally gave me renewed confidence, that together, we can make a difference in keeping our children safe and reducing violent crime in our neighborhoods…” #PositivelyBiased #TinelyPrep #UrbanInitiative #BlackMenStepUp Men bringing high-fives, warm welcomes […]

Minnesota’s first hijab wearing police woman: how cool is she?

“…She’s Minnesota’s first hijab wearing police woman and the first Somali female officer. Kadra Mohamed is only 21 years old and already making history.” #PositivelyBiased #PDinHijab #HistoryMakers #ProtectAndServe Minnesota’s first hijab wearing police woman: how cool is she? | Mvslim Source: mvslim.com/minnesotas-first-hijab-wearing-police-woman-how-cool-is-she/    

Arkansas Next

Supply Chain Management Spotlight: Twin Sisters Essence & Shaybrean Baker #PositivelyBiased #EndlessOpportunities #Spotlight #BreakingBarriers Arkansas Next Source: www.arkansasnext.com/post/106796/supply-chain-management-spotlight-twin-sisters-essence-shaybrean-baker    

Denzel Washington Left A Group Of Students Speechless When He Said THIS. At 3:42, I Cheered!

“Surrounded by a group of theatre students, Washington gave some amazing words of wisdom that everyone in the world should take to heart.” #PositivelyBiased #WordsOfWisdom #MoreThan #Denzel Denzel Washington Left A Group Of Students Speechless When He Said THIS. At 3:42, I Cheered! Denzel Washington is one of the greatest actors to grace the silver […]

This Woman’s Sweet Potato Pie Is Helping Heal Charleston AME Church

“Rose is somebody who really wants to teach the community about random acts of kindness,” Towle told HuffPost. “Her focus is on bringing people together and she uses pie as her tool. She uses sweet potato pie as a catalyst for change.” #PositivelyBiased #ComfortPies #CharlestonAME #EveryoneCanDoSomething This Woman’s Sweet Potato Pie Is Helping Heal Charleston […]

Venus Williams First to Earn Her Degree Through Women’s Tennis Association Program She Help Start

The former world’s #1 tennis player, Venus Williams can add college graduate to her impressive resume. We are not talking about some honorary degree you see many celebrities grab because of their name recognition. #PositivelyBiased #MoreThan #HigherEducation #BlackGirlMagic Venus Williams First to Earn Her Degree Through Women’s Tennis Association Program She Help Start – Urban […]

The Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Expands to Help a Community in Need

The Detroit, native was the first African American to represent the U.S. in international competition, but her historical accomplishments were not achieved without challenge. The lack of diversity in the gymnastics world, coupled with her personal experiences, inspired Hilliard to began a low-cost gymnastics program for urban youth. #PositivelyBiased #Gymnastics #BlackGirlsTumble #WHGF The Wendy Hilliard […]

Top 10 Amazing Black-Owned Bed and Breakfasts

“If you are looking to support local Black-owned businesses and/or you want to experience the best of African American culture and hospitality during your next getaway, here are our top 10 picks..” #PositivelyBiased #WeekendGetAway #BlackFriday #SupportBlackBusinesses Top 10 Amazing Black-Owned Bed and Breakfasts Source: blog.blackbusiness.org/2015/05/top-10-amazing-black-owned-bed-and-breakfasts.html?m=1    

5 Black-Owned Companies You’ve Never Heard of That Make $500 Million or More A Year

“There are more than 2 million businesses in the United States that are owned by African Americans, but most are small operations with very few employees. However, there are many Black-owned businesses that employ hundreds or thousands of people, and generate annual revenues of $100 million or more – some even generate billions” #PositivelyBiased #SupportBlackOwnedBusinesses […]