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Big Day of Giving to help us to continue to inform, educate, empower and inspire African Americans youth, professionals and families to thrive and succeed in life.
Kanye West, Mariah Carey and Tyler Perry set to appear at
virtual Easter service
Bebe Winans Test Positive For Coronavirus, Mother & Brother Also Positive. Bebe Winans confirmed during an interview that he has tested positive for Coronavirus. Bebe also confirmed that his mother and brother have caught the virus as well.  Read more
California: COVID-19 Curve Flattens, But ‘Pandemic Parties’ Don’t Stop Despite Celeb PSAs. California is beginning to show progress in flattening the curve, thanks to shelter in place orders placed by cities and counties. According Dr. Deborah Birx, a member of the White House coronavirus task force, California and Washington state “remain steady at an 8 percent rate” of new positive COVID-19 test results.  Read more
Check out multiple funding opportunities just e-mailed to us by our community partner, Saving Our Legacy for African Americans For Smoke Free Safe Places - The SOL Project.

The Smallest Black Small Businesses May Now Benefit From California’s $50M COVID-19 Fund If They Can’t Get Fed Help
Last Thursday (4/2) afternoon, Gov. Newsom announced a new $50 million emergency California micro-loan program targeting the smallest, most vulnerable corporations among the state’s small businesses.

Your Taxes, Cash Flow and the COVID-19 Crisis: An Interview With BOE Chair Malia Cohen

A little over one year ago, members of the California Board of Equalization (BOE) unanimously selected Malia M. Cohen, former President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, to chair the 141-year-old state agency.

Cohen made history when she became the first African-American woman elected to the Board of Equalization in November of 2018. 

Supporting our Local Soul Food Restaurants
Just a reminder from THE HUB to support our local soul food restaurants in an around the Sacramento Region. Place your orders for delivery or curbside pick up.
Bay Area Resources for African Americans
If you are looking for resources in and around the Bay Area, look no more for the best and thorough guide of links to direct you in your personal and business lifestyle.

The GO-Biz California Entrepreneurship Task Force (ETF) is hosting a virtual learning series to connect and share resources, challenges, barriers, and opportunities for small businesses to improve pivot and adapt to the marketplace during COVID-19.

Apr 10, 2020 11:00 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

The 2020 Census is happening now. You can complete your questionnaire online, by phone, or by mail. The time is now. Help shape your future, and your community's future, by responding to the 2020 Census.

Homes will begin receiving their invitation to respond to the 2020 Census between March 12-20. These official Census Bureau mailings will include detailed information and a Census ID for completing the Census online.

During this time frame, some homes will receive a paper questionnaire (sometimes known as the census form). Please complete your form online, by phone, or by mail when your invitation to respond arrives. Visit to begin.
COMING SOON! The Spring 2020 issue of THE HUB Magazine.

See past issues posted at:
Digital issue & printed publication available week of April 20th

CLICK HERE for more info on Fortune School closures
In lieu of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the
10th Annual Black Physicians Forum has been rescheduled to June 12 from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm in Sacramento
CHECK IT OUT! The State of California just launched a new comprehensive, consumer-friendly website and public service announcements
to boost COVID-19 awareness.
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