Bowie, MD– The New 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County Chapter was given full approval from the National 100 Black Men of America yesterday. “Many residents have embraced the fact that we have much to offer, providing a results-oriented environment through MENTORING (which is the cornerstone of the 100 Black men of America, Inc.) […]

Florida Avenue Baptist Church 150th Anniversary Emancipation Proclamation Concert On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 5:00 PM, the Florida Avenue Baptist Church (FABC) commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, with Emancipation Jubilation an original composition by Mr. William H. Sydnor, Sr., FABC Minister of Music. Featured are an ensemble of musicians from the […]

LARGO, Md. — Prince George’s Community College hosts Legacy of Change: Excellence Unleashed, March 7, 6:30 p.m. in Hallam Theatre at the Largo campus. Produced by the National Visionary Leadership Project (NVLP), the program will feature Camille O. Cosby, philanthropist and wife of actor and comedian William H. Cosby, distinguished panel of African-American elder leaders, […]

UNCF- United Negro College Fund, Inc. is gearing up for its nationally televised entertainment special An Evening of Stars® Educating our Future Presented by Target on BET, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:00 pm Eastern and 9:00 pm Eastern. This year, celebrities won’t be the only stars shining… your listening audiences will discover a whole […]

The Watoto Children’s Choir will be in concert at the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church on Saturday, December 15 at 6pm.  1615 Third Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001. This event is Free. Watoto Children’s Choirs have travelled internationally since 1994 as advocates for the estimated 50 million children in Africa, orphaned as a result of HIV/AIDS, […]

The MLK Weekend of Service will be observed  January 18th-21st, 2012 throughout the DC/MD/VA area. It’s being sponsored by HandsOn Greater DC Cares. For more information on how you can get involve, visit

The 6th Annual MLK PeaceWalk will be held on Saturday Jan. 19th 2013. Marching bands, live entertainment and vendors will make this years event even more fun! The MLK PeaceWalk will begin at Friendship Public Charter School 645 Milwaukee Place, S.E.Washington, DC and it will end at Leckie Elementary School 4201 M.L. King Ave. SW […]

Chicago, Illinois – November 26, 2012 – Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority from all over the world will journey to Baltimore, Maryland from January 11-13, 2013 to celebrate the organization’s 105th anniversary. The Sorority, which boasts 265,000 members in 969 chapters worldwide, is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women. Led by […]

Largo, MD — The Redevelopment Authority of Prince George’s County has $250,000 in Community Impact Grants to award to county civic/neighborhood associations or community based organizations that are incorporated as 501 ©3 entities.  Community Impact Grants provide small capital grants to community based organizations to help implement innovative projects within the County’s Developed Tier.  Eligible […]