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How Jordin Sparks is Using Cheer to Make People Smile

Jordin Sparks has plenty to smile about. She is happily married and pregnant with her…

Boldin

Goal Oriented: Anquan Boldin and His Focus on Giving Back

Anquan Boldin has seen his share of NFL success. He’s made three Pro Bowl appearances…

Turning a Health Crisis Into an Opportunity to Give in Africa

Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo was living in New York — an ocean away from her parents, who…

Ugandan Women ‘BeadforLife’

At first glance, a BeadforLife piece may look like any another bracelet —but the story…

Non-Profit Gives Young People ‘Hip Hop 4 Life’

Ask Tamekia Flowers, founder of not-for-profit organization Hip Hop 4 Life, to explain why she…

Get Ready for Black Girls Rock!

Some pronounced it like a mantra, others as a natural fact. Sometimes it was used…

Mike Tyson

Former Heavyweight Champion Launches Charity

On Saturday, former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson took to Twitter to let his 2.8…

Ebonie Johnson Cooper

BECOMING HER OWN BOSS:A Young Entrepreneur’s Journey to Facing Her Fears

“If you can’t just do your job without any push back for your remaining time,…