Charities/Foundations Archives

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Over the weekend I had the opportunity to support and capture images at the 2nd Annual Alpha Derby presented by the Alphas of Atlanta. As a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc I had to show my support to this worthwhile cause and celebrate the aspects of charity, scholarship, and flyness of the Kentucky Derby. We took over the City Club of Buckhead and we are FLY.

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What do you think about Harriet Tubman replacing Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill? Well let’s explore this ideal together. In one way It makes me say, yea! But in a another way, it makes me think why now. Where is it coming from? What is the purpose for it! What are they saying this is supposed to mean. Is it going to bring recognition to Harriet Tubman in all that she did? Or is it suppose to bring attention to slavery? Let us work through this.

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Growing up Hip Hop Star Egypt Criss the daughter of Pepa of “Salt & Pepa” and Treach of “Naught by Nature” is working on million dollar shoes for charity.

Check out the details on how you can get a pair of 4 million dollar blinged out tennis shoes after the break.

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imageEver since releasing her hit song Formation and giving everybody something to talk about with her Super Bowl Halftime Performance, Beyoncé seems to not have any plans to slow down. READ MORE

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Big Sean sat down with Rap-Up recently and announced that his forthcoming album is going to be his best work yet.

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Russell Wilson is a lot things, NFL Quarterback , Super Bowl Winner, Ciara’s other half, philanthropist, and now fashion guru.  READ MORE

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Ludacris and The Ludacris Foundation spent the day giving back to a group of high school students at the historic Carrie Steele Pitts Life Learning Center in Atlanta Georgia. Through the use of his foundation the prolific superstar shared tips on how to be an effective leader and the power of giving back.

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Yesterday, R&B crooner Usher, producer Jermaine Dupri, rapper/activist Killer Mike and rapper Big Krit celebrated the first day of Black History Month in a major way.

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The four entertainers made their way to Citizens Trust Bank in Atlanta to open up new personal accounts at the small, black owned financial institution. In doing that, they hope to inspire others to start banking small and “banking black.”

Killer Mike said on Instagram, “Four Entertainers Four New Accounts! #BankSmall #BankLocal #BankBlack #CitizensTrustBank #happyblackhistorymonth” 

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In another IG post, Mike said, “A buncha guys with #CitizensTrustBank President Cynthia Day. She is the most powerful human in the pic. This is why I love ATL, Amercia, My Culture and My people. #CitizensTrustBank #BankSmall #BankLocal #BankBlack #95Yrs #CuzImBlack”

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Nice! Big ups to them.