SAVE THE DATE & RSVP NOW! Back To School $ 5 Student Bank Day & School Supply Give-A-Away, Saturday, August 17th, 10am to 12noon, AKA Community Center

         Back to School $5.00 Student Bank Account Opening      & School Supply-Give-Away    Saturday, August 17, 2013  at  Akarama Community Service Center 6120 South Ingelside  from 10am to 12 noon      A Bank […]

2 Influential African Americans Give Back To Their Communities this Black Business Month

First, I would like to introduce to entrepreneur, motivational speaker, model, visionary coach, and author Akilah C. Thompson.  She launched her company, ACT Inspires, Inc., as a way to inspire and motivate today’s younger minority […]

Freight yard expansion could pose lung hazard

Excerpts from,0,1115345.story Analysis by nonprofit shows soot would exceed safety limit even blocks away By Michael Hawthorne, Chicago Tribune reporter July 17, 2013   Advertisement   With a massive freight yard expansion backed by […]

Congress: Pass Comprehensive Student Debt Reform NOW!

By Robert Applebaum,  (Contact) To be delivered to:   The United States House of Representatives, The United States Senate, and President Barack Obama Petition Statement: With approximately 39 million Americans now drowning in more than […]

Choose Community Over Chaos

Excerpts from the Open Society Foundation Voices Posted by Black Star By Shawn Dove ,U. S. Programs July 13, 2013  There is a passage from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s last book, Where do We Go […]