The 2nd Annual Iconoclast Dinner Experience (PICS)

Photo Credit: Ken Goodman

Photo Credit: Ken Goodman

Eight food, wine and spirits trailblazers came together at the legendary James Beard House in New York City for the 2nd Annual Iconoclast Dinner Experience.  It was an intimate evening that celebrated the life and legacy of the late James Beard Award winning chef, Patrick Clark and honored an impressive roster of experts of color while guests took part in a gastronomic experience curated by the honorees.

The event also honored trailblazers in the culinary, wine and spirits fields while raising scholarship funds to benefit the Spelman College students from Jamaica and sub-Saharan African countries. Read The Rest

Survey Says: Michelle Obama Top Charity Influencer, Not a Celebrity

A survey conducted by crowd funding organization specifically for causes, Razoo, reveals that the top charity influencer is the First Lady, Michelle Obama and not a celebrity.

Americans are twelve times more likely to donate to a charity endorsed by Michelle Obama than by a famous actor or singer  Read The Rest