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Vision of Flight, a nonprofit organization dedicated to exposing youth to aviation and aeronautics, held its 2nd annual banquet. During this event two African American youth were recognized for completing their first flight with a flight instructor. Left to right: Thomas Duffy, Director of Operations; Jai Brown, flight student, Crooms...

HBCU News

Microsoft chairman gifts FAMU $5 million Mangum leads in 1890 land grant university quest for dollars Florida A & M University received the largest single donation in its 127 year history from alumnus Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson and his wife Sandi. The $5 million will provide scholarships to high performing students from...

Support For Battered Women

Harbor House, An organization founded to assist battered and abused women held its 38th Annual Purple Door Breakfast at Orlando’s First Baptist Church to raise awareness and funds to give temporary shelter to women and families caught up in domestic violence. In Photo Sharon Jones of Good Will Industries and...

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NCBCP’s Ronald Walters Election Day Command Center – Last Tuesday night, a team of esteemed women from Black Women’s Roundtable, students from Howard University, and young professionals from Black Youth Vote and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, had determined that Black voter participation surpassed expectations and outnumbered turnout in 2010.

Breaking News

  Orange County Public Schools Passive Distribution Policy to be modified - During the School Board Work Session Thursday, Nov. 13, Orange County Chair Bill Sublette and the entire School Board discussed: Passive Distribution Policy revisions will move to a Rule Development Workshop The School Board gave direction to the Superintendent...

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NCBCP’s Ronald Walters Election Day Command Center – Last Tuesday night, a team of esteemed women from Black Women’s Roundtable, students from Howard University, and young professionals from Black Youth Vote and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, had determined that Black voter participation surpassed expectations and outnumbered turnout in 2010.

HBCU News

Microsoft chairman gifts FAMU $5 million Mangum leads in 1890 land grant university quest for dollars Florida A & M University received the largest single donation in its 127 year history from alumnus Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson and his wife Sandi. The $5 million will provide scholarships to high performing students from...

Local

Vision of Flight, a nonprofit organization dedicated to exposing youth to aviation and aeronautics, held its 2nd annual banquet. During this event two African American youth were recognized for completing their first flight with a flight instructor. Left to right: Thomas Duffy, Director of Operations; Jai Brown, flight student, Crooms...

Breaking News

  Orange County Public Schools Passive Distribution Policy to be modified - During the School Board Work Session Thursday, Nov. 13, Orange County Chair Bill Sublette and the entire School Board discussed: Passive Distribution Policy revisions will move to a Rule Development Workshop The School Board gave direction to the Superintendent...

Support For Battered Women

Harbor House, An organization founded to assist battered and abused women held its 38th Annual Purple Door Breakfast at Orlando’s First Baptist Church to raise awareness and funds to give temporary shelter to women and families caught up in domestic violence. In Photo Sharon Jones of Good Will Industries and...

Breast Cancer Awareness

Thousands of Orlando Residents Hit the Streets to Fight Breast Cancer ORLANDO, FL — The American Cancer Society (ACS), the largest voluntary health organization in the U.S., and its subsidiary, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) of Metro Orlando, hosted over 55,000 participants at the 18th annual 5K walk on...