NNPA Receives $1.5 Million Gates Grant for Education Campaign
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NNPA Receives $1.5 Million Gates Grant for Education Campaign

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) When civil rights icon Dr. Benjamin Chavis was…

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MLK’s Legacy for Black America in 2017
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MLK’s Legacy for Black America in 2017

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President/CEO, NNPA) As the United States of America and…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Awarded $1.5 Million ESSA Media Grant
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Awarded $1.5 Million ESSA Media Grant

Contact: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (202) 588-8764 ESSA@nnpa.org NNPA 1816 12th Street NW Washington,…

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Black America’s Resilience Will Keep Us Struggling Forward
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Black America’s Resilience Will Keep Us Struggling Forward

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) Nobody said that the…

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Breaking the Cycle: Young Mother of Seven Turns Life Around at McDonald’s
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Breaking the Cycle: Young Mother of Seven Turns Life Around at McDonald’s

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Ten years ago, Cameo Faust, a single mother…

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Enhancing Black-Owned Newspapers in the Age of Social Media
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Enhancing Black-Owned Newspapers in the Age of Social Media

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) The National Newspaper Publishers…

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WATCH – #DiscoverTheUnexpected: Washington DC & Detroit | Chevrolet
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WATCH – #DiscoverTheUnexpected: Washington DC & Detroit | Chevrolet

“Discover the Unexpected” is a fellowship program that will provide eight students studying at Howard’s…

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This Is Why Black-Owned Newspapers Matter
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This Is Why Black-Owned Newspapers Matter

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (NNPA President and CEO) In 2017, we will celebrate…

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“Icon Talks” Celebrates Black Success in Washington, D.C.
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“Icon Talks” Celebrates Black Success in Washington, D.C.

By Victoria Jones (NNPA/DTU Journalism Fellow, The Washington Informer) A mix of successful entrepreneurs, social…

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Nigerian Businessman Tony Elumelu Wants to Transform the Continent with “Africapitalism”
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Nigerian Businessman Tony Elumelu Wants to Transform the Continent with “Africapitalism”

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) WASHINGTON – Tony O.…

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