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,…

Black billionaire famous for Morehouse tuition gift invests in Tennessee solar project for underserved community

BCN Executive Editors Wesley Brown – June 25, 2021 — Black Billionaire Robert Smith, the former Silicon Valley and Wall Street venture capitalist widely known for covering the debt of…