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Do You Know George Crum? | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day IX)

We are pleased to share day IX of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign George Crum | Chef & Inventor Who: George (Speck) Crum Date of Birth: July 15, 1824- July 22, 1914 Place of Birth: Saratoga Springs, NY Education: Accomplishments: Renowned chef…

Arthur Robert Ashe Jr | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VIII)

We are pleased to share day VIII of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign Arthur Ashe | Professional Tennis Player & Aids Activist Who: Arthur Ashe Date of Birth: July 10, 1943 – February 6, 1993 Place of Birth: Richmond, VA Education:…

Black Woman You Should Know: Debra Lee | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VII)

We are pleased to share day VII of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign Debra Lee | Businesswoman & Media Executive Who: Debra Lee Date of Birth: August 8, 1955 Place of Birth: Fort Jackson, South Carolina Education: M.A in Public Policy, Brown…

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Balancing The Busy

Hi Friends, January came in like a lion and brought with it an entire year of drama, foolishness, and mayhem. The month ended on a bitter note; quite literally with a polar vortex that shut down cities across the Midwest and East Coast including…

Black Woman You Should Know: B. Smith | 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign (Day VI)

We are pleased to share day VI of 540’s 2nd Annual Digital Black History Month Education Campaign B. Smith | Lifestyle Guru | Author | Restaurateur Who: B. Smith Date of Birth: August 24, 1949 Place of Birth: Everson, Pennsylvania Accomplishments: First Black model to cover Mademoiselle magazine…