The dough keeps rising and the profits keep rolling in for enterprising entrepreneur Vonda McPherson. McPherson, owner of the popular Newark eatery Vonda's Kitchen, recently
expanded her epicurean empire and opened Duke's Southern Table earlier
this month in the heart of the city---the first African American owned jazz
supper club in the the Brick City in nearly 40 years.
When Scott Abdul-Salaam launched The ScottCares Foundation, he had a big
mission in mind. He wanted to change people's lives. A
non-profit organization centered around the arts, ScottCares is a foundation that aims to
affect lives within the community through service projects, educational
programs and fundraisers. Based in North Carolina, they have also
branched out to do some work in Africa.