23rd Annual Diva Conference to Be Held at Consumnes River College

SACRAMENTO – There are many definitions of the term “diva,” but one local organization chooses to put a positive spin on it, hosting an annual event aimed at giving girls the tools they need to succeed. The Sacramento Black Child Development Institute (BCDI) presents its 23rd Annual DIVA Conference November 15-16 at Cosumnes River College. […]

Sigma Gamma Rho & The Girl Scouts Help Girls Imagine Engineering Careers

NEW YORK – Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) has joined forces with Sigma Gamma Rho, one of the nation’s largest African American sororities, to help build awareness of career possibilities in science, technology, and engineering among girls and parents in the African American community. Working with local Girl Scout councils around the country, Sigma […]

‘Black Girls Rock’ Promotes Empowerment

PHILADELPHIA – The Black Girls Rock! 2012 special on Black Entertainment Television/BET is back for a third televised installment to celebrate the achievements of remarkable women of color. Back by popular demand is the dynamic duo of Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King who returned to co-host this year’s awards show, filmed last weekend at […]