‘Gathering of Angels’ summit at Rutgers a success

                        There’s nothing like success to attract more success. The America21 Project produced three successful events in rapid succession preceding its unprecedented gathering of angels and entrepreneurs at Rutgers University in mid-November. Silicon Valley in California and Long Island, New York served as coast-to-coast bookends on Nov. 3 and 9 respectively — surrounding... Read More

PHOTOS: A21 screening of CNN’s Black in America 4 at University of Portland

(All photos by Mungai Media/Ticole Waller) The America21 Project produced a screening of the CNN documentary, “Black in America: New Promised Land, Silicon Valley,” on Nov. 4 sponsored by the University of Portland and hosted at the university’s Shiley Hall of Engineering. Dean Sharon Jones was joined by Jon Down from the university’s Center for Entrepreneurship. Both played host to The America21 Project and 70 local leaders... Read More

The America21 Project: Investing in Urban Innovation

By Mike Green The Black Innovation and Competitiveness Initiative is changing it’s name (not vision and mission)  to become The America21 Project. We need your support. And we’re asking you to make some choices. Choose to pass on this blog post to others in your networks. Choose to support our mission with a financial contribution. Choose to support us by sponsoring our upcoming Black Angels and Entrepreneurs Forum with the Center for... Read More