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Can Billionaire Robert F. Smith Win the Bid for Denver Broncos? | VIDEO

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*Billionaire Robert F. Smith, a native of Denver, might just become the first Black owner of an NFL franchise in the 101 years history of the NFL. He is currently one of the leading bidders for the Denver Broncos, according to a report by Front Office Sports. The sale of the Broncos could net in […]

Black Billionaires Club: Why These are Forbes’ 7 Richest Black Americans in 2021

*Forbes has come out with its newest list of wealthiest Americans, and the top Black earners are pretty much who you’d expect: Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, Jay-Z, Michael Jordan and Kanye West, as well as businessmen Robert F. Smith and David Steward – America’s lone Black billionaires. To inspire your journey towards gracing a Forbes […]

Billionaire Robert Smith Unveils ’2% Solution’ Investment Plan for Black Communities

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*Billionaire Robert F. Smith is calling on large corporations to invest 2% of their annual net income over the next decade to help empower Black communities.  Smith’s proposal is part of his new “2% Solution,” which “calls on big banks to capitalize the financial institutions that service Black-owned businesses and minority-run entrepreneurial ventures,” per Minority Business […]

Billionaire Robert F. Smith Extends Morehouse Pledge to Parents of 2019 Graduates

*Billionaire Robert F. Smith announced to the May graduating class at Morehouse College in Atlanta that he planned to pay off the entirety of their student debt. Now Smith is expanding the gift to include their parents. On Friday, Morehouse announced that Smith will cover the educational loans taken out by the parents of the […]

North Carolina Barber Erases Lunch Debt for 14 High Recent School Graduates

*Season Bennett, a popular barbershop owner from North Carolina, says she was so inspired by the billionaire Robert F. Smith generous gift to the 2019 graduating class of Morehouse — that she was moved to raise thousands to help high schoolers in her area. Bennett has reportedly raised $4500 to clear the debts of seniors […]

Robert F. Smith: Adobe Paid This Brother $3 Billion for His Software! – VIDEO

*Back in 2016, African-American billionaire Robert F. Smith, founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, made a big bet when he paid $1.8 billion for the cloud-service company, Marketo. Well, that bet has significantly paid off… because he just sold Marketo to Adobe Systems, Inc. for $4.75 billion, which has earned him a profit of […]