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NAACP Empowerment Programs Becomes Part-Owner in Hello Alice to Build Black Generational Wealth

1 month ago   |   By Essence

By Jasmine Browley · Updated October 22, 2021 For decades, the NAACP has partnered with organizations to help provide valuable resources and visibility to issues affecting the Black community. Now, in an unprecedented move, the institution is aiming to achieve true equity by becoming part-owner of a company dedicated to helping underserved communities grow. NAACP Empowerment Programs announced today they will partner with venture-backed technology company Hello Alice , and founders Elizabeth Gore & Carolyn Rodz, to support the NAACP's proactive mission of improving the lives of African...
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Cantu Beauty And UNCF Partner to Provide Nontraditional HBCU Students With $150,000 in Funding

Cantu Beauty And UNCF Partner to Provide Nontraditional HBCU Students With $150,000 in Funding

1 month ago   |   By Essence

Getty Images By Jasmine Browley · Updated October 22, 2021 Cantu has long been committed to making us feel beautiful. Now, their latest move proves their aiming to empower our brightest minds as well. The haircare company recently announced a $150,000 investment in nontraditional students at historically Black colleges and universities across the country in partnership with UNCF. Nontraditional college students face unique challenges to completing their college education, primarily stemming from balancing heightened family and financial obligations. Cantu will help support these students...
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Celebrities Pen Touching Tributes To Virgil Abloh

Celebrities Pen Touching Tributes To Virgil Abloh

Courtesy of Getty Images By Greg Emmanuel · Updated November 29, 2021 On November 28th, LVMH announced the unfortunate news of Virgil Abloh's passing after privately battling... Read more ...

Olly Alexander Talks Hair Transformations Above and Below The Belt

The up-for-everything pop star and his try-everything stylist have a creative relationship that knows no bounds. Read more ...

Exploring the Unexpected on the Road in Arizona

Exploring the Unexpected on the Road in Arizona

Arizona's bounty of rust-colored canyons and saguaro-laden vistas will easily enchant on a road trip, but it's the unexpected that excites. Home to 22 sovereign American Indian... Read more ...

Debunking Fine Wine's Biggest Myths

Debunking Fine Wine's Biggest Myths

With its array of jargon and multitude of unwritten rules, navigating the heady world of fine wine can feel like a daunting task. From assuming you do not chill red wine to... Read more ...

Your Favorite Luxury Beauty Products Are on Sale Right Now

Violet Grey is offering rare discounts on Augustinus Bader, La Mer, and more. Read more ...

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The Slim d'Hermès Squelette Lune and H08: Design for Life

The Slim d'Hermès Squelette Lune and H08: Design for Life

Image: Johann Sauty There is perhaps no more faint praise when it comes to watchmaking than calling something well-designed. Dismissing design in this way is a long tradition... Read more ...

Have a Very Merry Christmas With Cartier's Art de Vivre

Have a Very Merry Christmas With Cartier's Art de Vivre

Image: Cartier Cartier's Art de Vivre home collection has been given a festive update. The wishlist special of the Cartier objects are festive, playful, and precious, and are... Read more ...

YYachts Custom Yacht Tripp 90 Prevail: Review

YYachts Custom Yacht Tripp 90 Prevail: Review

Image: YYachts YYachts debuted the custom-designed Tripp 90, christened “Prevail”. It was showcased in Cannes alongside the Y7, an earlier design by the American-based company... Read more ...

Narciso Rodriguez for her MUSC NOIR is the fragrance at the top of our...

Narciso Rodriguez for her MUSC NOIR is the fragrance at the top of our Christmas wish list

While a new fragrance as a Christmas gift might be traditionally considered a risky move-“oh it's too personal”-we're here to turn that notion on its head. Granted some women... Read more ...