Rep. Maxine Waters Will Speak at the 2018 HRC Los Angeles Dinner

Rep. Maxine Waters Will Speak at the 2018 HRC Los Angeles Dinner

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WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, announced that Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) will speak and the Grammy Award-winning rock band Portugal. The Man will perform at the 2018 HRC Los Angeles Dinner. Set…

Black Lives Matter Partners with Charity in a Sign of Growth 

Black Lives Matter Partners with Charity in a Sign of Growth 

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Michael R. Blood, Associated Press Black Lives Matter, which two years ago grew out of street protests and a social-media hashtag, has quietly established a legal partnership with a California charity in a sign of the movement’s growth and expanding ambition, the…

She’s the Boss: Eudoxie Bridges, Unspoken Angels

She’s the Boss: Eudoxie Bridges, Unspoken Angels

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Eudoxie Bridges, a native of the villages of Gabon in West Central Africa, came from humble beginnings and knows what it means to struggle. She was reared in impoverished circumstances, sometimes not even having enough to eat. Enduring various forms of verbal,…

FACE Africa Annual Clean Water Gala Raises $75k to Build 15-20 Water Systems in Liberia (EVENT PICS)

FACE Africa Annual Clean Water Gala Raises $75k to Build 15-20 Water Systems in Liberia (EVENT PICS)

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FACE Africa, the clean water non-profit founded by Liberian-born Saran Kaba Jones held its 4th Annual Benefit Gala at Espace on Saturday, March 23rd. The event attracted close to 350 guests and raised $73,000, enough to build 15 – 20 clean water systems in…

Matt Damon and 5 Nonprofits Bringing Clean Water to the World

Matt Damon and 5 Nonprofits Bringing Clean Water to the World

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According to a Huffington Post article, there are 783 million people without access to clean water and 37 percent of the world’s population doesn’t have access to toilets.  3.4 million people die each year from water, sanitation and hygiene-related causes. Every 21…