Tag Archives: Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey gives $12 million to National Museum of African American History

12 Jun

Oprah Winfrey is giving $12 million to a museum being built on Washington’s National Mall that will document African-American history, officials said Tuesday.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2013/06/oprah-winfrey-gives-12-million-to.html

Oprah’s New Channel Struggles to Pull in the Viewers

1 Mar

Oprah’s New Channel Struggles to Pull in the Viewers

Oprah Winfrey is finding out just how hard it is to build an out-of-the-way channel into a television destination.  OWN, her two-month-old channel, is attracting fewer viewers than the obscure channel it replaced, Discovery Health.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/oprahs-new-channel-struggles-to-pull-in.html

2010 top 10 wealthiest African Americans

29 Dec

2010 top 10 wealthiest African Americans

Here is a list of the top 10 wealthiest African Americans. It’s no surpise that Oprah is #1 but some of the others may or may not surprise you.

Check out the list here: http://aareports.com/2010/12/2010-top-10-wealthiest-black-americans.html

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

21 Sep

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

On September 20 Oprah Winfrey donated 1 million each to six successful charter schools. Find out which 6 schools she gave to and what the money will be used for here: