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Latest Activity: Nov 11
Robert Morris University Illinois Announces New ScholarshipIn a press conference last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Robert Morris University Illinois (RMU) and Chicago Public Schools in announcing a unique partnership and a significant opportunity for graduating seniors. The New ERA Scholarship, offered through RMU, will engage 300 students in college and career…Continue
Mahalia Jackson Birthday Tribute Saturday October 28th at the communities Mahalia Jackson Elementary School, located at 917 West 87th Street from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM, hosted by another living Elder Chicago Music Icon Rev. Dr. Stanley Keeble, founder of The Chicago Gospel Music Heritage Museum, NFF.. Contact Rev. Keeble directly at 773-870-0224 Continue
Mark Allen Talk Show TALKS about Illinois Governors Race TODAY!!! Now predicted to be the most expensive in campaign spending in U.S. History., and that means exactly what to the Black Agenda and Black vote??? Tune InTuesday October 17th 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (CST) The Mark Allen Show - HEAR MY VOICE! UBM Urban Broadcast Media NetworkSTREAMING LIVE on www.urbanbroadcastmedia.com ., on UBM Radio on YouTube and on Facebook LIVE !!BREAKING NEWS -- THIS…Continue
Pritzker Campaign Responds To Black Media and Black Campaign Spending AgendaBREAKING NEWS - THIS JUST IN --Publicly reported on The Mark Allen Talk Show HEAR MY VOICE heard WEEKDAYS on Rev. Dr. Leon Finney's UBM Urban Broadcast Media Network! Streaming LIVE @ www.urbanbroadcastmedia.comWhen I finished my show yesterday I was met with a surprise visit outside the studio by Wallace Gator Bradley "Urban Translator/Political Consultant" I guess…Continue
CAUSEGEAR L3C, www.causegear.com, the Chicago-based social enterprise announced its "For Human Justice" campaign to expand its roster of socially responsible companies as allies to tackle human trafficking and slavery. With more than 750 million people living in poverty around the world (World Bank), and human trafficking and slavery at unprecedented levels, the call to action has never been more urgent.The Market Tote.…Continue
Veteran activist Mark Allen Talk/Commentary Show HEAR MY VOICE started with one day and is now WEEKDAYS, Monday thru Friday from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST on Rev. Dr. Leon Finney's UBM Urban Broadcast Media Network.Streaming LIVE @ www.urbanbroadcastmedia.com ;Veteran Activist Mark S. Allen is Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of the National Black Wall Street Chicago. Also, he a popular Blog Spot Publicist on The Black List Pub and his blog…Continue
Community Developers Forum Saturday October 7thPartners In Community Building Organization is facilitating a major community development forum Saturday October 7th from 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM at the offices of UJAAMA CONSTRUCTION located at 7740 South Stony Island. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. There will also be a $50 GIFT CARD RAFFLETHE PANEL INCLUDESGihan Foreman, Moderator., Washing Park Development Group Jack Crane - Community Reinvestment Corporation Wendell Harris - Chicago Community…Continue
Calvin Jarrett is the Founder and President of Chicago-based BEE Apparel Manufacturing Company, which is the only…Continue
With Women being the majority of registered voters in The State Of Illinois in general., and Black women voters being the largest ethnic women voting Block in Cook County.., it looks like Democratic candidate for Illinois Governor JB Pritzker may have made a strategically wise choice in Illinois State Representative Juliana Stratton as his running mate for Lieutenant Governor.! A lot of details follow-up coverage details listed in the official Pritzker Campaign release, but for now looks like…Continue
Funeral Services For Slain activist "Big Will" Willie Cooper Saturday July 22ndBREAKING NEWS - THIS JUST IN - Funeral services for "Big Will" Willie Cooper will be Saturday July 22nd Wake from 10 - 11 AM and service from 11-12 at St. John Baptist Church located on 115th & Indiana. A longtime street activist friend to so many of us for many years and will seriously be missed. We fought a many "operational unity" fights together. A damned shame that he was ambushed, shot and killed acros…Continue