Afro Charities celebrates 60th anniversary

The founding of Afro Charities, Inc., 1963 (L to R) John H Murphy III, President; James D. Williams; Moses J. Newsom; Cliff W. Mackey; and Mrs. Elizabeth M. Phillips, Secretary and Treasurer. By Helen Bezuneh, Special to the AFRO November 15 marked the 60th anniversary of Afro Charities, a nonprofit partner to the AFRO American


From ideas to impact: Baltimore Together Summit 2023 and the EXCEL Project

Panelists discuss the Excel Project, a collaborative research initiative between Coppin State University (CSU) and the Baltimore Development Corp. that aims to identify and nurture young entrepreneurs. From left to right: Ron Williams, director of CSU’s Center for Strategic Entrepreneurship and principal investigator of the EXCEL Project; Rashad Staton, executive director of Community Law In