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filmmaker

Project Blaq: New Outlet For Black Media Makers

Black film and media makers now have a forum that has been specifically created and designed to promote their professional works. Project Blaq is an innovative online media showcase that will soon launch in effort to bring more...
by Ashley Precia
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House of Glam: Serious Business

Who says you have to choose labels or love? Some create a life where both are passionately incorporated. The wardrobe stylists and hair and make-up artists on “House of Glam” show us how it’s done.
by Ashley Precia
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Fashion Scholarship Fund Adds Five New Schools

The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund announced five new member schools  increasing membership from 28 to 33 schools. 
by Ashley Precia
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Females In Ghana and Malawi Have New Education and Entrepreneurship Opportunities

The MasterCard Foundation and Camfed  announced Monday, Sept 23rd their 2010 Clinton Global Initiative joint commitment to reach 270,000 young people in rural Ghana and Malawi with secondary education, financial literacy and ...
by Ashley Precia
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Community Clinics to Recieve $5 Million in Free Shots for the Uninsured

CVS Caremark and Direct Relief USA announced today that nearly 350 community clinics and health centers across the country have agreed to participate in CVS Caremark’s donation of up to $5 million in free shots to patient...
by Ashley Precia
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New Football Video Game Encourages Financial Literacy

As part of an ongoing global financial literacy effort, Visa Inc. has joined with New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees to launch Financial Football 2.0, an NFL-themed educational video game. This free game has been develop...
by Ashley Precia
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Soles4Souls Celebrity Charity Challenge

Actors, athletes, and comedians bare their souls to team up with 50Kshoes.com “Celebrity Charity Challenge” to benefit Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity dedicated to providing free footwear to those in des...
by Ashley Precia
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Bright Futures: Clorox Provides Grants For School Programs

For many schools around the country, back-to-school this year is a lesson in economics they’d rather not have.
by Ashley Precia
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Verizon Foundation Offers Grants To Support Literacy Initiatives

Pennsylvania’s 29 district library center organizations can compete for $150,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to support literacy initiatives that incorporate Verizon Thinkfinity.org resources into the organiz...
by Ashley Precia
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