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Giving is Living @DryerBuzz.com | MatchingMillions Launches With Partners | Organizations Should Have Box Office Budgets

Matching Millions — It’s no secret bloggers are trendsetters. It seems we have become the be all to end all for brands. Can a blogger help match millions when it comes to supporting organizations with a community not necessarily known for being philanthropic . Keep in mind we said “known,” as in not promoted through media. Philanthropic African Americans get short end of the buzz when it comes their giving.  We intend to shine a light on givers and opportunities to give by continuing a Friday campaign. Formerly known as…

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The Cut with That Brother! Denzel Washington, Bill Cosby, Pres Obama to address grads – USATODAY.com News Clippings Schools 

The Cut with That Brother! Denzel Washington, Bill Cosby, Pres Obama to address grads – USATODAY.com

Denzel Washington will deliver the commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania, where his son, Malcolm, is a sophomore. The actor will address about 5,000 graduates and receive an honorary degree at the May 16 ceremony, reports AP. And President Obama will deliver a commencement address at Miami Dade College’s North Campus on April 29. Follow the Buzz via content.usatoday.com The Cut with that Brother! — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Got Buzz – Pitch it…

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What’s Up: BLUE Scholarship Gala To Benefit Spelman College | PhotoBuzz Black Friday Giving Livng Atlanta Style Schools 

What’s Up: BLUE Scholarship Gala To Benefit Spelman College | PhotoBuzz

(L-R) Honoree Rosalind Brewer, Malaak Compton-Rock and TV personality Star Jones attend the BLUE Scholarship Gala to benefit Spelman College at The Plaza Hotel on October 4, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images) Spike Lee (L) and Tonya Lewis Lee; Steve Harvey (L) and Marjorie Harvey attend the BLUE Scholarship Gala; Chris Rock with Anthony Anderson; Former MLB player Dave Winfield, Tonya Winfield and actor Samuel L. Jackson; Honoree Marian Wright Edelman (L) and LaTanya Richardson Jackson; Blue Champions stand on stage during the BLUE Scholarship…

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BlackFridayGiving: Urban Prep Academies Classic Man Schools 

BlackFridayGiving: Urban Prep Academies

Urban Prep Academies is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates a network of all-boys public schools including the country’s first charter high school for boys. Urban Prep’s mission is to provide a high-quality and comprehensive college-preparatory educational experience to young men that results in our graduates succeeding in college. The schools are a direct response to the urgent need to reverse abysmal graduation and college completion rates among boys in urban centers. Lear More at UrbanPrep.org | Click to Give | Click to Follow @UrbanPrep100 Note: Links open in new…

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Ford Announces $100K HBCU Scholarship Program‏ Schools 

Ford Announces $100K HBCU Scholarship Program‏

Ford Announces The Entry Extension Of The 2009 Hbcu Business Classic $100,000 Scholarship Program Business Plan Submissions Will Be Accepted Until March 11 Continuing its long-standing tradition of promoting education and the entrepreneurial spirit, Ford announced today the extension of the its 2009 HBCU Business Classic. The annual business plan competition is open to students who attend Historically Black Colleges and Universities and offers $100,000 in scholarship prizes. The new deadline for student submissions is Wednesday, March 11, 2009. To enter the competition, students, individuals or teams of two to…

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New Web Site MostSpirited.com Judges Most Spirit – Raising Grant Money for College Students Schools 

New Web Site MostSpirited.com Judges Most Spirit – Raising Grant Money for College Students

A new interactive Web site aims to use the Internet to engage college communities in friendly competition while raising money for one-time student grants. School spirit is measured by the number of users from a given school who become affiliated with MostSpirited.com. School spirit percentages are calculated from enrollment statistics provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). Much media attention has focused on the current economic situation and students’ reduced ability to access loans for college. This comes on the heels of rising tuition costs in recent years….

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BlackFridayGiving: KIPP South Fulton Academy Schools 

BlackFridayGiving: KIPP South Fulton Academy

KIPP South Fulton Academy (KSFA) is a charter middle school to put all of students on a college track beginning in the fifth grade.  KIPP South Fulton Academy believes that every child can learn, and that all children deserve access to a high-quality education that will truly prepare them for academic and personal success. KSFA believes that when students, parents, and teachers make a serious commitment to work hard and work together, anything can become possible for our children. KIPP South Fulton Academy (KSFA) serves students in the fifth through…

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BlackFridayGiving: HBCU Contributions Schools 

BlackFridayGiving: HBCU Contributions

For direct links to make BlackFridayGiving contibutions to HBCU’s, use the link below to find the HBCU of choice.  Detailed information will be provided on as needed basis where special programs or needs exists.  Whereever possibile, BlackFridayGiving will direct existing programs which offer continued support.  Click to Find HBCU BlackFridayGiving Poll: [poll id=”29″] Note: Links open in new windows. BlackFridayGiving.org is provided by Sistributions and receives neither monies nor portions of contributions. All contributions are made through official websites. Links directly related to schools, organizations and charities listed.

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BlackFridayGiving: Morris Brown College Schools 

BlackFridayGiving: Morris Brown College

Morris Brown College, established in 1881 by the African Methodist Episcopal Church to serve the educational needs of African-American young men and women, is a historic institution with a unique offering on today’s educational horizon. Morris Brown is proud of its tradition of serving the educational needs of the best and the brightest young minds, while simultaneously providing educational support to students who might not otherwise receive the opportunity to compete on the college level. Students fitting the latter are given the tools they need to increase their potential for…

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