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Jun 27, 2017, 16:30 ET 2017 ADCOLOR Honorees, Nominees and Futures Announced at ADCOLOR Live!

ADCOLOR, the premier organization celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries, announced their 2017...


Jun 27, 2017, 13:33 ET Done Vida, Haga ECO 2017 hace énfasis en la importancia de la donación y el trasplante en comunidades multiculturales.

Las comunidades multiculturales necesitan trasplantes de órganos para salvar vidas en números desproporcionados, especialmente riñones....


Jun 27, 2017, 12:39 ET 2017 Donate Life ECHO Focuses on the Importance of Donation and Transplantation in Multicultural Communities

Multicultural communities are disproportionately in need of lifesaving organ transplants – especially kidneys. Currently, 58 percent...


Jun 22, 2017, 09:00 ET Upcoming Final Deadline in the Historic Cobell Settlement - November 27, 2017

The following statement is being issued by Garden City Group, LLC ("GCG") regarding the Cobell Settlement. The US District Court for the District...


Jun 12, 2017, 15:50 ET Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) Establish Standards For Government-To-Government Consultation Policy On Key Matters

The Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT), through its Tribal Council, have adopted an aggressive and comprehensive new Government to Government...


Jun 12, 2017, 09:55 ET Ignite Management Consulting Awarded NMSDC Certification

Ignite Management Consulting, a project and change management firm is pleased to announce they are certified by the National Minority Supplier...


Jun 08, 2017, 11:30 ET Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Receives Inaugural Henry A. Wallace Award and Pledge of $1 Million in Support for Tribe's Transition to Renewable Energy

The Wallace Global Fund awarded the inaugural Henry A. Wallace Award and a $250,000 prize to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe for its unyielding...


Jun 02, 2017, 07:11 ET Mixed-Race and Multiracial Americans Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Interracial Marriage

The Mixed Remixed Festival, the largest nationwide gathering of mixed-race and multiracial families and people, will take place at the Los Angeles...


Jun 02, 2017, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for June 2: Citizenship Extended

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: CITIZENSHIP EXTENDED Profile America — Friday, June 2nd. On this...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:00 ET Expanded Ute Indian Museum to re-open June 10

After several years of collaboration between History Colorado and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray...


Jun 01, 2017, 09:30 ET ASF urges caution for 2017 ahead of international salmon talks

State of the Populations report shows potential for low Atlantic salmon returns this year ST. ANDREWS, NB, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Final...


May 25, 2017, 08:30 ET Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald Tops List of Global Minority Business Leaders

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced that CEO Arnold Donald was...


May 24, 2017, 08:40 ET Collective Opens 2017 Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Diversity Scholarship Call for Applications

Advertising technology provider Collective today announced that applications for the 2017 Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Diversity Scholarship are now...


May 23, 2017, 23:08 ET La Cámara de Comercio de las Minorías anuncia una impresionante lista de oradores en la Conferencia Mundial de Municipios-Miami 2017

La Conferencia Mundial de Municipios 2017-Miami, reunirá líderes locales e internacionales este 26 de mayo a llevarse a cabo en el Hotel...


May 23, 2017, 23:00 ET Minority Chamber of Commerce Announces Impressive roster of speakers set to address May 26 World Municipality Conference-Miami 2017

MIAMI, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The World Conference of Municipalities 2017-Miami, May 26 will be at the Hotel...


May 23, 2017, 13:27 ET First Non-Indian Jury Trial Conviction In Indian Country Prosecuted At Tucson, Arizona's Pascua Yaqui Tribal Court

The first jury trial conviction of a non-Indian defendant under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) occurred on May 9 in the Pascua Yaqui Tribe...


May 17, 2017, 21:00 ET Minority Chamber to launch "10,000-Jobs Initiative" at 12th Annual National Minority Career Expo Miami

The Minority Chamber of Commerce (MCC) launches its annual "10,000 Jobs Initiatives" at the XII Minority National Career Fair Miami 2017 on June...


May 16, 2017, 21:00 ET Wompimeequin Wampatuck selected as Keynote Speaker at Breakfast General Session presenter at World Municipality Conference-Miami 2017

With the honor to have Mr. Larry Fisher, traditionally known to many as Wompimeequin Wampatuck, who comes from a long line of royal Chief Sachems,...


May 16, 2017, 21:00 ET Wompimeequin Wampatuck fue seleccionado como orador principal en la Sesión General y Desayuno, la cual se llevara a cabo en la Conferencia Mundial de Municipios-Miami 2017.

Con el honor de contar con el Sr. Larry Fisher, tradicionalmente conocido por muchos como Wompimeequin Wampatuck, el cual proviene de una larga...


May 15, 2017, 17:02 ET Arizona Mining Association Brings Together Arizona Leaders to Support Continued Operation of Navajo Generating Station at Local Rally

The Arizona Mining Association today brought together policymakers, tribal leaders and industry members to demonstrate support for long-term...


May 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Mohegan Sun Partnership with Elegant Clinical Will Provide More Jobs for Connecticut's Mentally Disabled

Mohegan Sun, a premier Northeast resort destination, said it has begun discussions with Elegant Clinical Services in East Windsor, Conn. to help...


May 13, 2017, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 13: Jamestown

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: JAMESTOWN Profile America — Saturday, May 13th. Today marks the...


May 10, 2017, 10:00 ET Joel Rafael With John Trudell's Bad Dog To Perform Summer Festival Dates In Support Of John Trudell Archives Re-Release Of John Trudell's 'AKA Grafitti Man'

Songwriter Joel Rafael with John Trudell's Bad Dog band are scheduled to perform summer festival dates together in support of John Trudell Archives...


May 09, 2017, 07:00 ET Parity Partners Launches New Program to Strengthen Leadership Diversity in Financial Services and Technology

Parity Partners, a firm focused on advocacy, awareness and recruitment to close the gender and minority leadership gap in financial...


May 08, 2017, 14:06 ET Nombran a los 10 mejores voluntarios juveniles de los Estados Unidos de 2017 en la 22ª edición anual de los premios Prudential al Espíritu Comunitario

Por iniciativas de servicio comunitario que van desde apoyar a veteranos hasta proporcionar materiales escolares a niños necesitados, 10...