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First-Grader, Mason Peoples, Raises Over $20,000 For College For “Listening To His Mom”

Parents impress upon their children the importance of following directions and adhering to rules. And one first-grader – not only understood the assignment, but he also aced the test and earned money ...

Actor AJ Johnson’s GoFundMe Campaign Raises Over $50,000 After Wife Calls Out ‘Fake Love’

Anthony “AJ” Johnson’s GoFundMe campaign has exceeded expectations in the last 72 hours. The fundraiser has received over $54,000 in donations. As of Saturday afternoon, more than 1,800 donors c...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Raises Record $2.1 Million To Close Out It’s HBCU Impact Initiative

On September 20, the final occurrence of its four-year “HBCU Impact Day” initiative, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. raised a record $2.1 million in just 24-hours, exceeding their goal by...

Exclusive: Black-Led SPAC Raises Colossal $126.5 Million, Set To Acquire Black, Minority-Owned Firms

Armed with $126.5 million, Minority Equality Opportunities Acquisition Inc. (MEOA) is equipped to help minority businesses and enterprises—including black-owned companies—grow, gain new capital, and f...

Proptech Start Up ‘Sugar’ Raises $2.5M To Turn Apartment Buildings Into Interactive Communities

During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, proptech startup Sugar Living, helped enhance the at-home quarantine experience for those stuck inside. Now, the Los Angeles-based startup has announc...

Proptech Startup ‘Sugar’ Raises $2.5M To Turn Apartment Buildings Into Interactive Communities

During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, proptech startup Sugar Living, helped enhance the at-home quarantine experience for those stuck inside. Now, the Los Angeles-based startup has announc...

Black Company Raises $6.1 Million For New Social Livestream App For Traders and Financial Content Creators

Calling itself a social live stream and immersive chat platform for traders and financial content creators,  Trading.TV has raised $6.1 million in seed funding. The company, led by founder and CEO Tob...

Dana Guthrie Raises $13.5 Million To Invest In Milwaukee Based Startups

Dana Guthrie, a fund manager for Gateway Capital, has raised $13.5 million less than a year after she began raising capital for the Milwaukee-based venture fund. Guthrie, who has more than a decade of...