OneUnited launches $1M lending initiative

OneUnited Bank members and partners have launched a new community-based initiative aimed to help Liberty City residents build wealth and secure homeownership. On Thursday, Sept. 24, the bank and trustees of the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce hosted a private reception ...

Suffolk Co. expands its trades series series in Miami

Suffolk Construction has expanded its Trades Partnership Series to Miami-Dade. The program will assist small, local, disadvantaged, minority, and women-owned firms with training to qualify to be a trade partner with Suffolk. On the heels of success in Boston, Suffolk ...

‘Topping Off’ ceremony held for the John & Anita Senior Residence

On Friday, Sept. 18, the John and Anita Ferguson Senior Residence "topped off." “This is a celebration of the completion of the structure. The building is not complete but the structure is,” said Mark Valentine, executive director for the SBC ...

Seminar to address affects of workplace violence

In an effort to combat workplace violence and misconduct, Miami Gardens Councilman Erhabor Ighodaro will host a series of seminars, Oct. 1-2, the first to address how police misconduct is tied to workplace violence and its affect. “It’s a two-day ...

ICABA salutes distinguished achievers

More than 100 accomplished professionals and entrepreneurs came out to the Mercedes-Benz of Cutler Bay dealership last Thursday to recognize family, friends and colleagues being honored by ICABA.

A push to keep Black talent at home

Twenty years ago, Miami native Adriene McCoy didn’t see herself returning to her hometown to work in her career. Today, she is the chief human resource officer for Baptist Health South Florida and believes she made one of the best ...

MDEAT to host economic summit

Adequate education, decent housing and fairness in the criminal justice system are just some of the things people are fighting for in urban areas of Miami-Dade County. The Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT) is a resource for minorities who live ...

Digital influencers descend on Miami

Social media has permanently changeed society. Not only has it transformed how we learn and interact with one another, it is now a paid profession for some. From across the nation, individuals who have harnessed the full power of social ...

All Aboard Florida closes the deal for new Miami Central station complex

Reaching another milestone in its development of MiamiCentral, All Aboard Florida recently closed on a two-acre parcel in Historic Overtown at Northwest Second Avenue and Northwest Sixth Street. The new development will service as All Aboard Florida’s new headquarters. The ...

Vanguard Award goes to community leaders

Recipients recognized for their leadership, dedication and advocacy for minority-owned businesses in South Florida.

Smplfy wins $10K Thrive pitch

Daymond John tells entrepreneurs to know their brand

A professionals meet up set for Blacks Sept. 12

Summit headlined by president of the Mourning Family Foundation

Are we impostors? Syndrome convinces people they are frauds

You have accomplished so much but you feel like you have accomplished nothing.

Black designer lights up General Motors

You see the shimmering new headlights on the latest Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC or Buick approaching you, there’s a good chance you’re seeing the work of Martin Davis.

Party to close National Black Business Month Saturday

After all the serious panels and events surrounding Black Business Month, Brock Entertainment Group, Urban Miami and SocialXchange have put together a reception where entrepreneurs and others can share all they have learned in August -- in a laid back ...