NAACP, Greenlining Institute Urge Congress to Back Offices of Minority and Women Inclusion

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758(cell) WASHINGTON – The Offices of Minority and Women Inclusion, created by the Dodd-Frank financial reform act, need backing from Congress to play an effective role in making our financial system more responsive…
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Advocates Challenge NBA: Take Real Action on Diversity

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – In a letter sent today to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, The Greenlining Institute challenges the league to take meaningful action on diversity, including actions designed to bring investment and opportunity to the communities…
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New Small Business Administration Chief Urged to Hit the Ground Running

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) WASHINGTON – Newly-confirmed Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet must move swiftly to create a new plan that will enable small businesses to thrive and grow in this new economy, The…
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