Last year, $630,000 in scholarship awards was offered to minority students during the Empower Me Tour’s first stop in Minneapolis, with a roadshow total of nearly $4 million.  This year, a significant increase in awards, attendance and admission offers to students at top HBCUs is a testament of the value of HBCUs to students and parents. MINNEAPOLIS, MN (September 28, 2017) — The UNCF Empower Me Tour is a free, traveling college-and-career-readiness roadshow presented in partnership

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:  Monique Linder, Founder OMG Media Solutions Tel: 612.787.8705 Email: Monique@omgdigitalmediasolutions.com   Ujamaa Place Announces Host Committee For The Upcoming Nonviolence365 Training Coming To The Twin Cities Dr. Bernice A. King, youngest daughter of civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, will facilitate “Nonviolence 365™ Education and Training” with her team from The King Center on October 10 -11, 2017 at the Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Dear Community Partner,  Nonviolence365™ is a two-day education and training certification program facilitated by the youngest daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Dr. Bernice A. King, based on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s nonviolent leadership philosophy and methods. The King Center is encouraging people all over the world to embrace Nonviolence365™ every day of the year. The primary goal of Nonviolence 365™, is to help people adopt nonviolence as a way of life, resulting

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     September 8, 2017   UNCF Institutions Offering Millions In Academic Scholarships At Upcoming Empower Me Tour Coming To The Twin Cities Last year, nearly $4 million in scholarships were awarded by UNCF Member Schools at UNCF’s Empower Me Tour, a free traveling college and career readiness expo set to present a new season of opportunity to award Minnesota seniors with scholarships to our nation’s top Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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PODCAST: INTERVIEW WITH RUTH POINTER Celebrating culture and community at the Minnesota State Fair producer, Monique Linder and long-time TV personality and author, Roxane Battle co-host the first of a series of interviews with fair artists and musicians, with the amazing Ms. Ruth Pointer about her new book, "She's So Excited" and her upcoming performance at the Great Minnesota Get-Together on August 24th & 25th.  Ruth talks about the history of The Pointer Sisters and the

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:  Monique Linder, OMG Media Solutions Tel: 612.787.8705 Email: Monique@omgdigitalmediasolutions.com  Ujamaa Place Bringing Nonviolence365™, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s  Nonviolent Philosophy and Methodology, To Minnesota  Dr. Bernice A. King, youngest daughter of global human and civil rights leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, will, along with a team from The King Center in Atlanta, facilitate “Nonviolence365™ Education and Training” on October 10 -11, 2017 at the Martin Luther King,

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PRESS RELEASE  Media Contact: Monique Linder, Founder OMG Media Solutions Tel: 612.787.8705 Email: Monique@omgdigitalmediasolutions.com Sheila E. Releases Iconic's Title Track Funky National Anthem: Message 2 America Inspired By Iconic Civil Rights Leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ahead of the release of world-renowned recording artist Sheila E.’s eighth studio album on 9/1, title track Funky National Anthem: Message 2 America Set 2 Release 8.12.17 LOS ANGELES, CA (August 12, 2017) – World-renowned recording artist Sheila

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Rock The Schools Women’s History Month Special with Dr. Bernice A. King, CEO of The King Center talks about her mother’s memoir, My Life, My Love, My Legacy and her life dedicated to nonviolent, social change.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23, 2017 (Minneapolis, MN) – Chris Stewart, host of Rock The Schools with Citizen Stewart podcast, often communicates to listeners the critical need to integrate history into education reform discussions to give parents, students and educators

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Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute (SYLDI) and sponsors Southern Company, OMG Media Solutions and Poarch Band of Creek Indians unite to bring innovation and youth development training that prepares students for careers of the 21st century.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (February 28, 2017) Montgomery, Alabama – Van Jones, co-founder of #YesWeCode is bringing a hackathon technology bootcamp to Montgomery, Alabama as part of the historic Spirit of Rosa Parks day events where civil rights icons Dr.

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