Philly Arts & Music Festival Saturday, September 24 1:00PM - 8:00PM Marine Parade Grounds, Navy Yard Philadelphia, PA
Black Wall Street Lehigh Valley Mix & Mingle, Wednesday 8/31/22- 5:30pm - 7:30pm 2nd Flr @ The Careing Place Building 931 Hamilton Street
Broadband Breakfast on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 – How to Maximize Minority Participation in the Affordable Connectivity Program
Sixth Annual Stop Killing US (SKU) March to the Congressional Black Caucus, Washington DC Wednesday, August 17th, 2022 @ 12pm
PA Shakespeare Festival Presents August Wilson's Fences: July 27 - August 7 | Starring veteran stage, film, and television actor Tony Todd
2755 Station AvenueCenter Valley, PA 18034BOX OFFICE:Call 610.282.WILL
NEW YORK (AP) — A Pennsylvania mortgage company owned by billionaire businessman Warren Buffett's company discriminated against potential Black and Latino homebuyers in Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware, the Department of Justice said Wednesday, in what is being called the second-largest redlining settlement in history.
“Trident’s unlawful redlining activity denied communities of color equal access to residential mortgages, stripped them of the opportunity to build wealth, and devalued properties in their neighborhoods,” said Kristen Clarke, an assistant Attorney General of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, in a prepared statement. Read more
Jul 25, 2022
“The new board leadership brings a fresh perspective to creating funding opportunities for small business and developing educational opportunities to help advance economic growth among Black-Owned business in our region,” The African American Chamber of Commerce said in a news release. Read more
Easton restaurant owners forced to close multiple times say they are victims of favoritism, racism. City officials are investigating
The Morning Call
•Jun 15, 2022 at 7:30 am
When the couple opened Khanisa’s in 2019 on 118 Northampton St. in Easton, they thought the space they were renting on a prominent downtown strip offered more seating and a better chance to grow the dessert business, with specialties that include pudding.
“Look at where we are; we’re on the gateway block,” Khanisa Darby said recently, referring to the city’s entryway from the Northampton Street free bridge connecting downtown Easton and Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Read more here