Funeral Services For Chuck Barksdale, Member of legendary group THE DELLS Sunday May 19th and Monday May 20th

Funeral Services for Mr. Charles “Chuck” Barksdale, member of the legendary R&B group THE DELLS will be held at: Harold Washington Cultural Center 4701 S. King Dr. Chicago, IL. 60615 Visitation and Public Viewing  Sunday May 19, 2019 1:00p – 6:00p   Monday May 20, 2019 Wake 10:00a Service 11:00a BREAKING NEWS – THIS JUST... Read more »

Funeral Services For The Mother of Larry Hoover, "Mother Hoover"

Funeral Services for Ms. Odell Cooper, the mother of Larry Hoover and known to us all as simply “Mother Hoover.”   Family colors and Black and Red MONDAY APRIL 22nd Visitation at Leak and Sons Funeral Home 7838 South Cottage Grove 4:00 PM until 9:00 PM TUESDAY APRIL 23rd New Covenant Church 77th and Cottage... Read more »

Free MBE/WBE Certification Seminar Thursday April 18th at National Black Wall Street Chicago

The new Black Chicago Mayor AND returning Black Cook County Board President BOTH made public pledges during the recent Mayoral race to increase the number of Blacks doing business with the City and County!!!  One of the ways to HELP them both achieve that public pledge is for their to be even more Black businesses... Read more »

Free MBE/WBE Certification Seminar Thursday March 28th at National Black Wall Street Chicago

  “No matter WHO the next Chicago Mayor is, that structured, focused and positioned leadership is still going to be needed on getting even more Black businesses their certifications, advocacy and technical assistance that can get them more access to capital and contracting with the City etc.”   (Mark Allen, Chairman of National Black Wall... Read more »

Mark Allen Cancer Survival and 57th Birthday Event March 18th

Friends, it’s been two hard years of fighting Colon Cancer and now being a two year Colon Cancer Survivor and January 2019 starting my first year back to work full time, and now during March which is COLON CANCER AWARENESS MONTH, Please support this event where I can celebrate my 57th Birthday on my actual... Read more »

Free MBE/WBE Certification Seminar Thursday February 21st


Conceal Carry Course Saturday February 9th and Sunday February 10th

I decided to publicly post about this event being held at my offices this weekend because of so many people being shot and killed, and who just MAYBE could still be alive had they had the opportunity to be legally armed to defend themselves. Basic Pistol Concealed Carry Course Basic Pistol Concealed Carry Course SATURDAY... Read more »

Clerk Dorothy Brown Welcomes New Ex-Offender Project Clearing Their Rap Sheets Friday January 25th

We’re Ready! Get Cleared, Chicago consortium leaders meet today with Clerk of the Circuit Cook Dorothy Brown, and she will greet and encourage our petitioners at 11a.m., Friday 10th Floor, as they arrive to file their petitions for sealing and expungements.   The Civic Education Arm of National Black Wall Street Chicago is pleased to be... Read more »

Commissioner Kari Steele For President Of The Water Reclamation District

 I hear that the new political/executive leadership of The Metroplitan Water Reclamation District are about the have their leadership elections on this Thursday.  I  want to lend my personal and public voice as a veteran political operative of over 40 years that current Commissioner Kari Steele SHOULD BE publicly supported as the new President Of... Read more »

Dr. King Day Free MBE/WBE Seminar Tuesday January 15th

We will kick off our new year of programming with our Dr. King Birthday action on his actual January 15th birthdate and our first FREE MBE/WBE Certification Seminar, showing more Black businesses in 2019 the public and private business benefits of having the MBE/WBE Certitification. Immediately following the free seminar, we will schedule personal one-on-one... Read more »