Author Archives: GFDI Team

About GFDI Team

Team of talented writers who have a passion for sharing, connecting and preserving the history and culture of the African diaspora.

Scholarship to Cook BBQ? BBQ Championship for Students Teaches Invaluable Skills

World Junior Barbecue League Offering Scholarships to Compete in $20,000 Championship Competition The World Junior Barbecue League, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to engage kids who are 14-18 years old in barbecue competitions to teach them invaluable life skills … Continue reading

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HBO Max Announces Love Life Date Night In Celebration of Max Original “Love Life” Season Two

The four-day series of romantic evenings in partnership with dating app BLK and Black Restaurant Week will take place at eight Black-owned restaurants in New York, Los Angeles, Detroit and Atlanta From October 26th – 29th, HBO Max’s “Love Life” … Continue reading

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Megan Thee Stallion & Popeyes® Team Up for Product Creation and Fashion Drop Collaboration to Disrupt the Fast Food Industry

This Isn’t Your Average Collab: The Two Pop Culture Icons Unveil a New Sauce That Will Heat Up the Famous Chicken Sandwich – Megan Thee Stallion Hottie Sauce and Drop Co-Branded Merch. Y’All – Popeyes® made a hot sauce with Megan … Continue reading

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Pringles® Partners With Movember To Encourage Open Conversations Around Mental Health

The brand’s iconic mascot, Mr. P, shaves his moustache for the cause and encourages fans to join the movement For the second year in a row, Pringles® is joining leading men’s health charity Movember to drive more open conversations around men’s mental health … Continue reading

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Pepsi and ESSENCE Announce Return of “She Got Now” Internship Program to Provide Pivotal Career and Entrepreneurship Opportunities for HBCU Women

Multi-campus recruitment tour featuring DJ Envy to honor homecoming traditions at Hampton and Howard Universities along with the highly anticipated Florida Classic in Orlando to drive applicants to its career empowerment program PepsiCo Beverages North America (PBNA) and ESSENCE, the … Continue reading

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