Billionaire Robert F. Smith and other Black celebrities launch national campaign to get Black men tested for prostate cancer

BCN Staff – April 4, 2022 — Black Billionaire Robert F. Smith, along with Steve Harvey, Chris Tucker, Cedric the Entertainer and Charlamagne tha God, kicked off a national campaign over the weekend…

Prudential Financial partners with Black billionaire-led nonprofit to support HBCU students

Vista Equity Chairman Robert Smith, nation’s wealthiest Black man, continues legacy of HBCU philanthropy BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown – Nov. 18, 2021 — Another Wall Street financial services giant…

Billionaire Robert Smith leads $1.25 million gift to address inequities at largely African American schools

Philanthropic gift will fund over 1,500 teacher requests for classroom supplies at over 650 schools with at least 50% African American students BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown — Aug. 17,…