Taraji P. Henson Launches New Foundation To Combat Mental Health Issues In The African-American Community

Taraji P. Henson is out here using her platform to make a difference, especially in the African-American community! The actress has officially launched the Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF). Named after Taraji's father, the foundation's goal is to break down the stigma surrounding mental health issues among black people. The BLHF recently held its first…

Vera Bradley and Blessings in a Backpack Teams Up With Celebs to Donate 25,000 Backpacks To Kids In Need

Fashion brand Vera Bradley just wrapped its big charity initiative with non-profit Blessings in a Backpack. During a complete tour with different celebrity guests, the company was able to give 25,000 backpacks filled with food for kids in need! Vera Bradley hosted carnival-themed events for seven elementary schools across the country, giving out these backpacks.…

#GreatRead: “The Power Playbook”- La La Anthony

“Power is the strength to face the things you may be afraid to do and then doing them anyway. Power is no regrets. Power is pushing forward. Power is making the tough choices in your life, and even if you fall or fail, having power allows you to get back up and try again.” —La…

Ciara Inspires Us All To Step Up Our Game With The #LevelUp Challenge

"Thank God I never settled, this view is so much better I’m chilling, I’m winning, like on another level..." Ciara is back on the music scene with her latest song and visual, "Level Up!" The song and choreography is already taking over the Internet, with many dancers bringing their spin to the song. But it's…

Words of Wisdom: “Be Yourself”-Issa Rae

These Words of Wisdom from Issa Rae are simple but powerful. In this video, the writer/actress/director/etc. opened up about what she would tell her younger self. The main piece of advice? Stop trying so hard. She often felt like she wasn't good enough, cool enough or fun enough. But now she realizes that she didn't need…