On the heels of a $150,000 grant to the University of Michigan-Flint to enable the University of Michigan-Flint to develop a comprehensive data platform that will assist government and community leaders in making more informed decisions about the water crisis, Google today announced $250,000 in grant funding to partners in the Flint community to help resolve the crisis, with a special focus on using data and technology.
Odyssey Media has launched the 15-city "In the Black" tour to motivate and encourage networking opportunities for women entrepreneurs and professional women in transition. TNJ.com was in attendance for the NYC Ritz-Carlton, Battery Park leg of the tour and had a roundtable discussion with the team: Linda Spradley Dunn, Cheryl Walker-Robertson, Mikki Taylor and Becky Davis.
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