The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency
today released a new report, Contracting Barriers and Factors Affecting
Minority Business Enterprises: A Review of Existing Disparity Studies.
The report provides an in-depth review and analysis of disparity
studies, summaries and reports.
Robert Smith, a Black American billionaire reportedly worth $2.5 billion
whose source of income is private equity, has agreed to foot the bill
for 24 Nigerian girls to receive an education at the American University
Mayor Bill de Blasio, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives
Richard Buery and Department of Housing Preservation and Development Commissioner Vicki Been announced the selection of eight
Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise teams to lead the
construction of six new 100 percent affordable housing developments on
vacant City-owned land.
Yesterday, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) launched a new
center committed to expanding educational, social, and economic
opportunities in fragile communities through original research and
direct engagement with residents.