RSVP Today for Virtual Screening of TIME on October 8

Don’t miss the Virtual Screening of TIME on Thursday, October 8 at 7 PM! ABOUT THE FILM Fox Rich is a fighter. The entrepreneur, abolitionist and mother of six boys has spent the last two decades campaigning for the release of her husband, Rob G. Rich, who is serving a...

PhxSoul.com Recognized by The Arizona Informant, Roc Nation

CNBC Make It Also Features PhxSoul.com in Follow-Up Article PhxSoul.com is absolutely honored to be recognized by The Arizona Informant and Roc Nation as a Recommended Black-Owned Business! See the ad below from the July 1, 2020 issue of The Arizona Informant newspaper. CNBC Make...

Former WNBA Star Establishes Project Roots AZ Community Garden in Phoenix

PHOENIX – Bridget Pettis is stepping away from the WNBA, with her most recent role as assistant coach of the Chicago Sky amidst increasing health concerns for players and social unrest around the country. Pettis will instead put her focus on her community in Phoenix, where she...

Chandler Cultural Foundation Appoints to LaTricia Harper Woods to Managing Board

Chandler Cultural Foundation, the non-profit managing Board for the Chandler Center of the Arts, has appointed LaTricia Harper Woods as a new member. Woods has an extensive 25-year career in strategic planning and implementation of community engagement, public relations, public...

Ponder Named as Superintendent of Red Mesa Unified School District #27

Effective July 1, 2020, Andre’ Ponder began his responsibilities as Superintendent of Red Mesa USD #27 in Teec Nos Pos, Arizona located in Apache County. Ponder was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from South Plantation High School, and attended Broward...

Black Woman Seeks Video Footage after White Woman Reportedly Points Gun at Her at Tempe Marketplace

The appalling story has gone viral on social media. Many people throughout the world have seen Roicia Banks’ Facebook video where she tearfully recounts her scary experience on June 19 at Tempe Marketplace just outside of the Barnes and Noble store. If you haven’t...

Looking for Great Soul Food in the Phoenix Area? Chew on this List of Restaurants

As you know, “Soul Food,” is our staple! Neckbones, chitlins, catfish, pickled pig feet, fried chicken, etc. have fed generations of Black people. You may (or may not) be surprised to know that the Valley of the Sun has done an admirable job of continuing the...

Balsz Elementary School District in Phoenix Hires Dr. Arleen M. Kennedy as Superintendent

The Balsz Elementary School District Governing Board is excited to announce the selection of Dr. Arleen M. Kennedy as the newest Superintendent. Dr. Kennedy will replace retiring Superintendent Jeff Smith effective July 1. Dr. Kennedy comes to Balsz from the St. David Unified...