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We recognize and connect the nation’s top black millennial leaders; Then we unify as members to educate and inspire the next generation of leaders.

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The #ShineHard Conversation | Season 4 Episode 10

The In’s & Outs of Entertainment with Imani Ellis

Johnny Bailey sits down with Imani Ellis, NBCUNiversal  Communications Manager and Founder of Creative Collective NYC. Imani reveals how she found her passion in entertainment and how she is paving the way for other creatives of color through her startup business.


NEW RELEASE: The Official ShineHard Cap


NBA RECOGNITION

The NBA will spotlight and honor various African Americans making a positive difference in their communities.

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shine 4 the culture

Last year we educated 22,000 viewers by telling the inspiring stories of 16 community leaders. Our goal this year is 30,000.

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THE OFFICIAL VENUE

We are proud to announce that Inclusive Innovation Incubator will be the official studio for ShineHard Season 4. Stop By!

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the conversation

Gia reveals how she landed her first entertainment job, freelance hacks, and why anyone can make an impact as an activist.

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THE summit reCAP

The NBA will spotlight and honor various African Americans making a positive difference in their communities.

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Take Action now

Only 64% of black students are graduating from high school and only 15% of them are going to college. It's time we take action.

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