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SIFTMedia 215 Granted Two Year Operating Grant from Independence Public Media Foundation

SIFTMedia 215 Granted Two Year Operating Grant from Independence Public Media Foundation

SIFTMedia 215, a Black & Latinx Women Filmmakers Collective of Philadelphia, was awarded $215,000 for operating expenses from The Independence Public Media Foundation (IPMF) as part of their initiative to support organizations that lift up storytelling and creative expression as pathways for communities building power. - July 23, 2021 - SIFTMedia 215 Collective

Former City Councilwoman and CEO, Tawnya Morris, Announces Candidacy for Mayor of Southfield, Begins Summer Outreach Events & Gains Major Endorsements

CEO, Mechanical Engineer and former Councilwoman, Tawnya Morris, has launched a strong campaign against an incumbent, for Mayor of Southfield, Michigan. Her summer community campaign kick-off, a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, is open to Southfield families and features food, music and games. The event will be held Saturday, July 31st at 12 noon at the Beech Recreation Center in Southfield. - July 17, 2021 - Tawnya Morris

New Legislation Will Help Children and Adults Living with FASD, the Nation’s Most Common and Preventable Developmental Disability

New Legislation Will Help Children and Adults Living with FASD, the Nation’s Most Common and Preventable Developmental Disability

Senators Lisa Murkowski and Amy Klobuchar and Representatives Betty Mccollum and Don Young Introduce the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Respect Act. - July 15, 2021 - Hawaii Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders FASD Action Group

Family Choice Surrogacy Announces Comprehensive Surrogate Training Certification

Family Choice Surrogacy Announces Comprehensive Surrogate Training Certification

Introducing Foundations of Surrogacy, an exclusive education certification for all Family Choice surrogates with learning modules on everything from legalities to medical procedures, pregnancy and beyond. They're preparing their gestational carriers like never before so they are fully equipped to embark on their surrogacy journey. - July 14, 2021 - Family Choice Surrogacy

Hollywood Partners with the Ms. Wheelchair USA Pageant Being Held to Highlight Women with Disabilities

Hollywood Partners with the Ms. Wheelchair USA Pageant Being Held to Highlight Women with Disabilities

The 14th annual Ms. Wheelchair USA national pageant is being held this week in Ohio. Pageant features 12 national finalists with disabilities that will compete for the national title. There are two, live, on-stage competitions complete with evening wear, music, production numbers, and amazing competition. The preliminary competition is July 16 at 7:30pm EST with the finale competition on July 17 at 7:30pm EST that culminates with the crowning of the new Ms. Wheelchair USA. - July 14, 2021 - The Dane Foundation / Ms. Wheelchair USA

Tonia DeCosimo, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of P.O.W.E.R. and P.O.W.E.R. Magazine Endorses Debra Newell's Book, "Surviving Dirty John"

Tonia DeCosimo, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of P.O.W.E.R. and P.O.W.E.R. Magazine Endorses Debra Newell's Book, "Surviving Dirty John"

Tonia DeCosimo, founder and editor-in-chief of P.O.W.E.R. and P.O.W.E.R. Magazine is proud to endorse Debra Newell’s book, "Surviving Dirty John" which will be released on August 31, 2021. About Tonia DeCosimo and Her Endorsement of “Surviving Dirty John” Tonia DeCosimo... - July 10, 2021 - P.O.W.E.R. Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized

Is Alan Roger Currie "The G.O.A.T." of All Dating Coaches for (Single) Men?

Is Alan Roger Currie "The G.O.A.T." of All Dating Coaches for (Single) Men?

A few popular Black male YouTubers have been recently debating which dating coach for men offers the absolute best advice for today's single heterosexual man. A good number of them say it is Author and Dating Coach Alan Roger Currie, who is best known for his popular self-help book for men titled, "Mode One: Let the Women Know What You're REALLY Thinking" which is available on Amazon.com and Audible.com in eBook, paperback and audiobook formats. Currie has been offering dating advice since 1999. - July 02, 2021 - Mode One Multimedia, Inc.

Local Minority Small Business Advocate Selected as Member of the Class of 2021 Small Business Administration (SBA) Emerging Leader Program

Local Minority Small Business Advocate Selected as Member of the Class of 2021 Small Business Administration (SBA) Emerging Leader Program

Talibah Bayles, Founder & CEO of TMB Tax & Financial Services, has been selected as a member of the 2021 Class of 2021 Small Business Administration (SBA) Emerging Leader Program. The SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative is a federal training initiative that specifically focuses on executives... - July 01, 2021 - TMB Tax & Financial Services, LLC

Seizing the Moment: Nod Head Records’ Dres Smuzic Helping Forge Path for LGBTQ Artists

Seizing the Moment: Nod Head Records’ Dres Smuzic Helping Forge Path for LGBTQ Artists

Young, Talented and Prepared, 23 year Old Dres Smuzic Looking to Rip Through Barriers in the Music Industry - July 01, 2021 - Nod Head Records

Tigerlily Foundation Receives Grant to Support Breast Cancer Advocacy Training Program

Tigerlily Foundation awarded $700k grant by the Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation to launch community-based patient advocacy program to dismantle systemic barriers and end disparities for Black women facing breast cancer. - June 30, 2021 - Tigerlily Foundation

Hair Extensions of Houston Uses Custom-Blended Hair Extensions to Add Length and Volume to Hair

Hair Extensions of Houston Uses Custom-Blended Hair Extensions to Add Length and Volume to Hair

Hair Extensions of Houston provides the most natural-looking hair extensions for clients who wish to have longer and thicker hair. - June 30, 2021 - Hair Extensions of Houston

P.O.W.E.R. Magazine Summer 2021 Issue Highlights Amazing Women Who Can Inspire Others in Their Own Careers

P.O.W.E.R. Magazine Summer 2021 Issue Highlights Amazing Women Who Can Inspire Others in Their Own Careers

The Summer 2021 issue of P.O.W.E.R. Magazine-Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized highlights amazing women who are powerful, innovative, and making great strides in their careers. About The Amazing Women Showcased in P.O.W.E.R. Magazine With the COVID pandemic easing in the... - June 30, 2021 - P.O.W.E.R. Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized

The John Abio Scholarship – Working to Inspire Future Entrepreneurs

The John Abio Scholarship – Working to Inspire Future Entrepreneurs

John Abio has created an annual scholarship to help the Future Entrepreneurs of America to pay for their education. Enrollment is open to any current university or high school student that would like to open a business in the future. - June 28, 2021 - John Abio

Hair Extensions of Houston Provides Safest Hair Extensions to Protect Hair from Damage

Hair Extensions of Houston Provides Safest Hair Extensions to Protect Hair from Damage

Hair Extensions of Houston uses the Euro loc system to safely install high-quality hair extensions without damaging natural hair. - June 28, 2021 - Hair Extensions of Houston

Hair Extensions of Houston Introduces the Low-Level Light Therapy in Association with iGrow System

Hair Extensions of Houston Introduces the Low-Level Light Therapy in Association with iGrow System

The full-service salon in Houston, Texas, develops a non-surgical and non-invasive hair restoration treatment that utilizes LLLT for addressing thinning hair and hair loss in patients. - June 26, 2021 - Hair Extensions of Houston

Kings of Carlisle to Release Debut Single "Dirty Little Secret" July 9, 2021 the Journey of a Lifelong Dream

Kings of Carlisle to Release Debut Single "Dirty Little Secret" July 9, 2021 the Journey of a Lifelong Dream

Kings of Carlisle to release their debut single "Dirty Little Secret" on all streaming platforms and their website July 9, 2021. This has been a life long dream for musician Russell Leedy who is the singer, songwriter and producer. He has over 20 years experience in music and has written over 24 songs that will be released as singles over the next year. - June 25, 2021 - Kings of Carlisle

Gaylan Hendricks and Taylor Martin Announce SSB as New Name for Insurance Company, Senior Security Benefits, Inc.

Gaylan Hendricks and Taylor Martin Announce SSB as New Name for Insurance Company, Senior Security Benefits, Inc.

Gaylan Hendricks, Chief Executive Officer, and Taylor Martin, Chief Marketing Officer, announced that “SSB” is the newly rebranded name of the company Senior Security Benefits, Inc. (SSBI) and Insurance Marketing Group, a leader in the U.S. health insurance industry. With rapid growth of the $80 million company, 2021 was the time to consolidate the company under one unified brand name. SSB has a newly redesigned logo and website with changes to social media accounts coming soon. - June 24, 2021 - Senior Security Benefits, Inc.

It's Time to Start Living with a Purpose; Rebel + Saint Box Cause Puts People Above Profit by Offering Mission-Driven Products That Give Back

It's Time to Start Living with a Purpose; Rebel + Saint Box Cause Puts People Above Profit by Offering Mission-Driven Products That Give Back

Rebel + Saint Box Cause is a California-based .com business that has launched a subscription box campaign to support women-owned companies that offer mission-driven products that give back to charity initiatives. - June 21, 2021 - Rebel + Saint Box Cause

Abyan Nur Announces Heated Menstrual Cup Kickstarter Project for Safe and Eco- Friendly Relief from Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Abyan Nur Announces Heated Menstrual Cup Kickstarter Project for Safe and Eco- Friendly Relief from Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Women’s health enthusiast Abyan Nur and her team are introducing the Heated Menstrual Cup to help women find relief from menstrual pain and reduce or eliminate dependence on over-the-counter medication. Many women suffer severe discomfort and pain before and after menstruation due to cramping. For relief, most of them go for over-the-counter drugs, which often provide a temporary solution. - June 18, 2021 - Heated Menstrual Cup

High School Valedictorian Paxton Smith Signs Collaborative Book Deal Focused on Reproductive Rights

High School Valedictorian Paxton Smith Signs Collaborative Book Deal Focused on Reproductive Rights

Di Angelo Publications is proud to announce the forthcoming book, "A War on My Body; A War on My Rights" - a profoundly personal and collaborative book led by Texas high school Valedictorian Paxton Smith, with contributions from numerous reproductive rights activists and public personalities, including renowned women's rights attorney Gloria Allred, reproductive and immigrant justice warrior Sadie Hernandez, and New York Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney. - June 17, 2021 - Di Angelo Publications

Announcing FemAle Brew FestTM 2021 - South Florida’s 4th Annual Beer Festival Celebrating Women in the Brewing Industry

In 2021, this pioneering festival celebrating women in brewing will be hosted at the newly opened Kimpton Goodland - Fort Lauderdale Beach. - June 16, 2021 - FemAle Brew Fest

Miami-Dade County Partners with Be Strong to Bring Project P.E.A.C.E. to Goulds Community

Miami-Dade County Partners with Be Strong to Bring Project P.E.A.C.E. to Goulds Community

Project P.E.A.C.E. (People Engaged and Advocating for Community Empowerment) is hosting a Community Fun Day at Goulds Park on Friday, June 18th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There will be live music, food, and activities to promote unity between community members, and local community... - June 15, 2021 - Be Strong International, Inc.

Christa J. Mekki, CMP, CWP, CITP Honored as a VIP Member for 2021 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Christa J. Mekki, CMP, CWP, CITP Honored as a VIP Member for 2021 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Christa J. Mekki, CMP, CWP, CITP of Pleasanton, California has been honored as VIP Member for 2021 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of event planning. About Christa J. Mekki, CMP, CWP, CITP Christa Mekki, CMP, CWP, CITP... - June 15, 2021 - Strathmore Worldwide

Austin-Weston Center Goes Live with Virtual-X June 18, 19, 20, 2021

Austin-Weston Center Goes Live with Virtual-X June 18, 19, 20, 2021

US medical practices continue to search for alternatives to the physical promotions of pre-pandemic days, The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery will host its interactive “Virtual X-perience” on a standalone site on June 18, 19, and 20, 2021. With a video game-like format allowing users to click through the entire facility, the experience is guided by videos of the three board-certified plastic surgeons, an overview of its Elite Skin center and a full 360-degree facility tour. - June 13, 2021 - Austin-Weston Center

eMediaCampaigns, Fran Briggs, Announce the Public Relations Representation of Maka Taylor

eMediaCampaigns, Fran Briggs, Announce the Public Relations Representation of Maka Taylor

Consultancy supports and advances the interest of a demographic that is often marginalized. - June 07, 2021 - eMediaCampaigns!

Therapist Develops a Self-Care Guide Tailored to Meet the Unique Needs of Black Women

Therapist Develops a Self-Care Guide Tailored to Meet the Unique Needs of Black Women

A self-care guide written by a Black Woman for Black Women is set to be released on July 30, 2021. - June 03, 2021 - Awakening Change Counseling Services LLC

World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation Announces Collaboration with Animal Hero Kids Foundation Prior to the Release of the New Australian Film, Emu Runner

World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation (WWMPC) (formerly OTCBB: WWMO) is proud to announce a collaboration with Animal Hero Kids, a kindness education youth empowerment charity (AHK) prior to the theatrical release of the award-winning Feature Film Emu Runner (emurunner.com), with the support of... - June 03, 2021 - World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation

Conference That Supports Economic Development for Women Launches GoFundMe Campaign

Conference That Supports Economic Development for Women Launches GoFundMe Campaign

Campaign to help with the expense of securing conference speakers such as Kevin Samuels and Iyanla Vanzant. - June 02, 2021 - eMediaCampaigns!

Walker Pest Management Promotes Tara Park to Executive Director

Walker Pest Management Promotes Tara Park to Executive Director

Walker Pest Management owner, Caleb Walker, today named Tara Park as its Executive Director. Tara Park joined Walker Pest in 2018 as a customer service representative in the Greenville, SC office. In October of 2018, she assumed the role of Office Manager for all branches. Since that time, and... - May 28, 2021 - Walker Pest Management

Overlook Investigative Group, LLC Announces the Launch of Hidden Camera Checked Location Program

Overlook Investigative Group, LLC Announces the Launch of Hidden Camera Checked Location Program

The world's first recognition and accountability program for hidden camera detection. Tiny hidden cameras are being placed by voyeurs in public restrooms, short-term vacation rentals, hospitals, fitness centers, schools and anywhere privacy can be violated. Images are sold for profit on websites or viewed for private pleasure. The program and special branding will alert the public to locations checked for hidden cameras, educate employees and provide workplace policy guidelines. - May 25, 2021 - Overlook Investigative Group, LLC

P.O.W.E.R.-Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized Showcases Their New Women of Empowerment Members

P.O.W.E.R.-Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized Showcases Their New Women of Empowerment Members

P.O.W.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized) showcases their new Women of Empowerment members who are being recognized for their contributions and achievements in the many fields and industries listed. About The New Women of Empowerment Members P.O.W.E.R. (Professional... - May 25, 2021 - P.O.W.E.R. Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized

Croatian Wine Enthusiasts Announce First International Pošip Day

Croatian Wine Enthusiasts Announce First International Pošip Day

Public-private Alliance of Organizations from Croatia, USA, Canada and Europe announces international day for the Croatian white variety - May 22, 2021 - Croatian Premium Wine

Trophy Fitness Clothing Ladies Gym Wear Launch New Collection

Trophy Fitness Clothing Ladies Gym Wear Launch New Collection

With the world in coronavirus havoc right now, there's nothing better than a good set of ladies gym wear to get you looking fine and feeling good. Trophy Fitness Clothing has just launched their new ladies gym wear collection. - May 20, 2021 - Trophy Fitness Clothing

Chicago Leading the Way: New Educational Collaboration Seeks to Create a Clinical Action Plan to Eradicate Racial Disparity Gap in Breast Cancer

Chicago Leading the Way: New Educational Collaboration Seeks to Create a Clinical Action Plan to Eradicate Racial Disparity Gap in Breast Cancer

Improving clinical practice and health outcomes for all patients through education. - May 20, 2021 - ACHL

A Change for Wellness at the Woman's Club of Winter Park

A Change for Wellness at the Woman's Club of Winter Park

There is a different kind of change happening at the Woman’s Club of Winter Park. Understanding what wellness isn't is their starting point. It isn't lack of illness. Women and men of all ages come to the Woman's Club weekly to practice how to feel and stay well, for life. - May 17, 2021 - Orlando Health Coach

Hope Seed Foundation Honors 20 Caregivers

"A caregiver needs care." Tasheba Gordon, a former caregiver of her mother for 7 years, wanted to honor those who care for others in the shadows. Most people don't even know what a caregiver is. Hope Seed Foundation is honoring 20 caregivers, 15 women, and 5 men, who were nominated by... - May 15, 2021 - Hope Seed Foundation, Inc.

Farmers Group Inc. Sued by Alleged Victims of California Fire

A 90 year-old widow and her daughter, alleged victims of the Camp fire in Paradise, California, have filed a lawsuit against Farmers Insurance and Gordon Rees Scully and Mansukhani for allegedly trying to prevent their chosen attorney from representing them. - May 13, 2021 - William D. McCann, Esquire

Dee Wallace Lends Her Voice to Breast Cancer Survivors in Courageous Warriors - Beauty from The Ashes

Dee Wallace Lends Her Voice to Breast Cancer Survivors in Courageous Warriors - Beauty from The Ashes

Acclaimed actress Dee Wallace working with Darla Rae of Film It Productions narrates her latest feature length documentary, Courageous Warriors, Beauty from The Ashes. This film of extraordinary women, young and old, took their recovery from breast cancer a leap beyond medical diagnosis. They created new paths of wholeness through body, mind, and spirit. Now they offer those gifts to others. - May 11, 2021 - Film It Productions

Girls Inc. of NYC Honors Moody's at 2021 Annual Spring Gala

Girls Inc of New York City will celebrate 22 years of providing programs that transform girls’ lives, educating and inspiring thousands of low-income girls to better navigate gender, economic, and social barriers in order to be prepared for leadership and academic opportunities. - May 08, 2021 - Girls Inc.

Former Healthcare Executive, Tory Rohelia Launches Mango Mango Mango

Former Healthcare Executive, Tory Rohelia Launches Mango Mango Mango

Mango Mango Mango announces the launch of its hair care product line. All products in this hair care line are made with 100% all-natural ingredients and are carefully formulated to protect, moisturize and nourish natural coils without breaking the bank. Why Mango Mango Mango? The product contains... - May 07, 2021 - Mango Mango Mango

The Power of 100 Girls Seeks Inspiring Youth to Make a Difference in Their Communities

The Power of 100 Girls Seeks Inspiring Youth to Make a Difference in Their Communities

Nonprofit debuts Founders Circle membership to launch powerful grant and scholarship initiative for girls of diverse backgrounds and to empower change-makers. - May 04, 2021 - The Power of 100 Girls

Inspiring Business Book "From Farms to Incubators" Puts a Spotlight on Women Leaders of the Agricultural Technology Revolution

Inspiring Business Book "From Farms to Incubators" Puts a Spotlight on Women Leaders of the Agricultural Technology Revolution

The new business book "From Farms to Incubators" presents inspiring case studies of how women entrepreneurs are revolutionizing agriculture through high technology, stabilizing a secure food supply for a future of climate change and a 10 billion-person population. - May 04, 2021 - Linden Publishing

Baltimore-Based Debut Novelist Emma Beaven Featured Author on Harford County Living Podcast for Her Novel "Where the Briars Sleep" Releasing July 2021

Baltimore-Based Debut Novelist Emma Beaven Featured Author on Harford County Living Podcast for Her Novel "Where the Briars Sleep" Releasing July 2021

Baltimore-based debut novelist Emma Beaven to be featured author on Harford County Living's podcast, "The Word with an Inquisitive Booknerd," for her novel, "Where the Briars Sleep," releasing July 17, 2021, with Tangled Tree Publishing, the "darker side" of Hot Tree Press. - May 02, 2021 - Childress Ink

Recal, a Company Specializing in Mindful Adventure Travel, Launches as a Remedy for Work-Induced Stress and Burnout

Recal, a Company Specializing in Mindful Adventure Travel, Launches as a Remedy for Work-Induced Stress and Burnout

Today, more than ever, burnout at work is a widespread problem in the U.S. Recal – short for "recalibrate" – offers multi-day, guided trips that are a perfect way for people to overcome fatigue from stress. Recal, a travel company that specializes in mindful adventure travel, launched this month. By utilizing adventurous and mindful experiences in the outdoors, trip attendees are able to center themselves, renew their sense of energy, and attain a recalibrated mindset. - May 02, 2021 - Recal Travel

Dating Coach Defends Steve Harvey After Backlash from Women Regarding Platonic Friendships

Dating Coach Defends Steve Harvey After Backlash from Women Regarding Platonic Friendships

Can men and women remain "just friends" indefinitely? Radio and Television Star Steve Harvey says "No way," and Dating Coach Alan Roger Currie agrees. Recently, Harvey experienced a high degree of backlash from many women on social media - Twitter in particular - regarding a video clip of an interview from 2010 where Harvey explains that he does not believe men and women can remain "just friends only" for an indefinite period of time if the man finds his female "friend" physically attractive. - April 29, 2021 - Mode One Multimedia, Inc.

New Therapies Offer Hope to Women with Hair Loss

New Therapies Offer Hope to Women with Hair Loss

New emerging therapies offer hope to women with hair loss. 70 million Americans suffer from hair loss. 20 million are women. The Skin and Wellness Center in Southern California introduces a new, state-of the-art, safe, and totally painless therapy which is readily available to advance the hairline, and capture those falling hairs. The special light therapies take a few minutes to achieve hair regrowth and are performed under medical supervision, in a COVID-19 safe and sterilized environment. - April 27, 2021 - The Skin & Wellness Center

The NIDCAP Federation International Releases a Podcast Series Called NICU Care with NIDCAP, Following World NIDCAP Day 2021

The NIDCAP Federation International Releases a Podcast Series Called NICU Care with NIDCAP, Following World NIDCAP Day 2021

The NIDCAP Federation International releases a podcast series called NICU Care With NIDCAP following the celebrations of World NIDCAP Day 2021. In each episode, best practices are discussed to support the health and development of hospitalized newborns, infants and their families, and those that care for them, in intensive care nursery settings and beyond. - April 17, 2021 - NIDCAP Federation International

Hollywood Icon to be the Voice of Courageous Warriors; Beauty from the Ashes

Hollywood Icon to be the Voice of Courageous Warriors; Beauty from the Ashes

Darla Rae of Film It Productions is pleased to announce that Hollywood Icon, Dee Wallace, will serve as an Executive Producer and will narrate Rae’s latest feature length documentary, Courageous Warriors; Beauty From The Ashes. This film is a tale of extraordinary women, young and old, who took their recovery from breast cancer a leap beyond medical diagnosis. They created new paths of wholeness through body, mind, and spirit. Now they offer those gifts to others. - April 16, 2021 - Film It Productions

New Record Album Release by 1970's Soul/R&B Legend, Freda Payne; Out Friday April 16, 2021

New Record Album Release by 1970's Soul/R&B Legend, Freda Payne; Out Friday April 16, 2021

Singer, legend, Freda Payne pairs up with four of the other world's greatest singers of Jazz for a duets album. It is a classic jazz big band album. Featured on album with Freda are: Johnny Mathis, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kurt Elling, Kenny Lattimore. - April 16, 2021 - Alain Franke Records

New COVID-19 Friendly Speed Dating Service - DriveinDating.com Launches in Toronto & GTA with Plans for Rapid Expansion

New COVID-19 Friendly Speed Dating Service - DriveinDating.com Launches in Toronto & GTA with Plans for Rapid Expansion

DriveinDating.com is the Easy and Fun new way for Singles to meet people while social distancing. Users may register online for free and choose a Drive-in Dating event to attend. Franchise opportunities available in select cities. - April 15, 2021 - Drive-in Dating Inc.

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