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Afro-American Newspapers

Afro-American Newspapers Visit us online at http://www.afro.com As the longest-running African American, family-owned newspaper business in the nation, the AFRO leverages this platform to shape the political and social order of the African American community which in turn will make a global impact.

While newspapers are fighting to survive, the AFRO American Newspaper finds itself adjusting to the changing times with a big push on our digital presence.

Operating as usual

Smithsonian African American Museum to honor Chadwick Boseman’s Black Panther costume in new exhibitby Stacy M. Brown, N...
11/25/2022
Smithsonian African American Museum to honor Chadwick Boseman’s Black Panther costume in new exhibit

Smithsonian African American Museum to honor Chadwick Boseman’s Black Panther costume in new exhibit
by Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent
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By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent, A new exhibition debuting next spring at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will celebrate […]

11/25/2022

Get your AFRO Swag using code "AFROSWAG" for 10% off at theafromall.com?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Afro-American_Newspapers

Associated Black Charities  Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:...
11/25/2022

Associated Black Charities Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:30pm

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore 1715 Thames St
Tickets are available here: https://bit.ly/ABC121

Now through the end of 2022, all new annual subscribers (digital only $40, print + digital $100/year) are eligible for a...
11/25/2022

Now through the end of 2022, all new annual subscribers (digital only $40, print + digital $100/year) are eligible for an exclusive discount on our AFRO Keepsake Cookbook.

Help celebrate our 130th Anniversary and the end of the year with our keepsake cookbook with 130 recipes from our archives, family members, and readers for only $10 (normally $30).

Visit afro.com?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Afro-American_Newspapers to get your annual subscription today!

Associated Black Charities  Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:...
11/25/2022

Associated Black Charities Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking
Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:30pm

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore 1715 Thames St

Tickets are available here: https://bit.ly/ABC121

New AFRO Swag available at theafromall.com. Use code AFROSWAG for 10% off
11/24/2022

New AFRO Swag available at theafromall.com. Use code AFROSWAG for 10% off

“In everything give thanks.”Have a blessed and bountiful Thanksgiving!Frances Murphy Draper (Toni), CEO and Publisher
11/24/2022

“In everything give thanks.”

Have a blessed and bountiful Thanksgiving!

Frances Murphy Draper (Toni), CEO and Publisher

11/24/2022

To our readers, subscribers, sponsors, supporters, vendors, and team members (including our shareholders and board members) — we are grateful for you and thankful for your support of and partnership with the AFRO - Maryland’s oldest Black-owned and operated business and the third oldest Black-owned business in the United States.

“In everything give thanks.”

Have a blessed and bountiful Thanksgiving!

Frances Murphy Draper (Toni), CEO and Publisher

Now through the end of 2022, all new annual subscribers (digital only $40, print + digital $100/year) are eligible for a...
11/23/2022

Now through the end of 2022, all new annual subscribers (digital only $40, print + digital $100/year) are eligible for an exclusive discount on our AFRO Cookbook.

Help celebrate our 130th Anniversary and the end of the year with our keepsake cookbook with 130 recipes from our archives, family members, and readers for only $10 (normally $30).

Visit afro.com?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Afro-American_Newspapers to get your annual subscription today!

11/23/2022

Calling all change agents!

Young people under 35 will be featured in the AFRO’s January 2023 We’re Still Here special edition, along with a salute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Send names and contact info to [email protected] ASAP

Associated Black Charities  Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:...
11/23/2022

Associated Black Charities Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:30pm
Sagamore Pendry Baltimore 1715 Thames St

Tickets are available here: https://bit.ly/ABC121

11/23/2022

BGE and police are still on the scene in the 1100 Block of Bayard Street where multiple homes were destroyed in an explosion. The cause is still under investigation. Ira Savage has lived in Pigtown for 12 years and was shocked to see the damage.

Associated Black Charities  Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:...
11/23/2022

Associated Black Charities Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:30pm

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore 1715 Thames St

Tickets are available here: https://bit.ly/ABC121

Navigating ‘unprecedented times’: Carver Bank’s CEO advises how to cope with the Fed’s climbing interest ratesby Megan S...
11/21/2022
Navigating ‘unprecedented times’: Carver Bank’s CEO advises how to cope with the Fed’s climbing interest rates

Navigating ‘unprecedented times’: Carver Bank’s CEO advises how to cope with the Fed’s climbing interest rates
by Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer
http://ow.ly/koBz50LKhOl

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, [email protected] With inflation and interest rates at an all time high, one thing is clear for Carver Federal Savings […]

11/21/2022
AFRO News at Noonish

AFRO News at Noonish is a weekly review of weekend highlights and upcoming headlines in the legacy print edition of the paper and online at AFRO.com.

Associated Black Charities  Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:...
11/21/2022

Associated Black Charities Women on the Move One - on - One mentoring and Networking

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 6 - 8:30pm

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore 1715 Thames St

Tickets are available here: https://bit.ly/ABC121

Dr. Loretta H. Cheeks: a national ‘GEM’ in STEAMBy Darnell Hill, Special to the Arizona Informant, BlackPressUSAhttp://o...
11/21/2022
Dr. Loretta H. Cheeks: a national ‘GEM’ in STEAM

Dr. Loretta H. Cheeks: a national ‘GEM’ in STEAM
By Darnell Hill, Special to the Arizona Informant, BlackPressUSA
http://ow.ly/NWbk50LJasQ

By Darnell Hill, Special to the Arizona Informant, BlackPressUSA Since starting her career journey in the chemical industry while at Southern University and A&M College, Dr. Loretta H. Cheeks has […]

The AFRO-American Newspaper and Report for America are working to place a new generation of journalists in community new...
11/21/2022

The AFRO-American Newspaper and Report for America are working to place a new generation of journalists in community news organizations across the country.

RFA Political Writer Tashi McQueen is grateful to write political stories for Baltimore communities

Will you support our efforts today?

Click here to donate: bit.ly/AFRORFA22

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233 E. Redwood Street Suite 600G
Baltimore, MD
21202

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Tuesday 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm

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