Tuesday, October 1, 2013

VCs Report Venture and Growth Capital in Short Supply for Minority Firms’ Supplier Diversity Aspirations

October 1, 2013

Tweet Part I of this article will focus on financial presentations made by Syncom Venture Partners and Stonehenge Capital during a recent meeting hosted by the National Urban League in New York City. The financial presentations highlighted the need to explore non-traditional financing, such as the use of New Markets Tax Credits, for MWBEs interested […]

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Clyburn Visits Oak Ridge High School: Improving The Role of Technology In Education

October 1, 2013

Tweet In our increasingly digital economy, no child should miss out on quality education because of their socioeconomic status.  But low-income students who attend schools in underfunded school districts continue to be disadvantaged. A Pew Research Center study released this February showed a stark difference in the role of technology in wealthier school districts compared […]

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Florida Representative Mia Jones Discusses the Benefits of Telehealth at the State Level

October 1, 2013

Tweet At the 2013 NAACP Florida State Conference held last month, Florida State Representative Mia Jones delivered a presentation on the benefits of telehealth policy and adoption for African Americans and other minority communities in Florida. Representative Jones announced that she is a proponent of the utilization of innovative tools and broadband technology for the […]

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