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Chicago Activist, Mark Allen Has Passed Away

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Mark Allen Death – Dead: Chairman of National Black Wall Street Chicago Mark Allen, has passed away. The long time Chicago activist was reported to have died today September 12 2020. His cause of death or what killed him is not yet known as at the time of filing this report.

Mark Allen became the chairman of National Black Wall Street Chicago in September 2012. He has worked as a National Aide to Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr for seven years.

Tributes Floods Social Media

Jerry Brown – My condolences to the family of Mark Allen. A warrior in the true sense of the word, passed this morning from an apparent heart attack. May God have mercy on his soul!

Kim Foxx wrote – I’m saddened to hear of the passing of Mark Allen. He was a fighter, determined to speak truth to power, while also lifting up and empowering the Black community. His words will forever be a guiding force: “Be structured, focused, and positioned. HEAR MY VOICE!”

Rev Jesse Jackson Sr wrote – Offering and sending up continued prayers for the complete recovery of brother Mark Allen, chairman of National Black Wall Street Chicago.

Reverend Al Sharpton wrote – Saddened to hear of the passing of a true freedom fighter and grassroots organizer, Mark Allen of Chicago. Rest in Power, my beloved brother.

Joyce Hutchens wrote – Longtime Chicago activist Mark Allen has made his transition. Allen, a major force in the revival of National Black Wall Street, was found slumped over his desk on Friday prior to his popular “Hear My Voice” radio show. RIP Brother Mark.

Few Things You Need To Know About Mark Allen

Mark Allen is the chairman of National Black Wall Street Chicago in September 2012. He has worked as a National Aide to Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr for seven years.

Mark Allen got his Bachelor of Arts (B.A), Mass Communications at the Westen Illinois University (1980 – 1086).

Hw went to Chicago Vocational High School (CVS) (1976 -1980).

What Is National Black Wall Street?

National Black Wall Street Chicago, (NBWSC) NFP is organized for the community welfare in general, with emphasis placed on identifying, collecting, disseminating, publicizing and preserving information and materials related to any/all aspects of consumer education and consumer action, which supports capacity building and entrepreneurial ship, building credit, gaining access to capital and other activities necessary to create, sustain and increase black business.

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  1. Jabbaar Madyun

    September 13, 2020 at 8:02 am

    Soul, rest in peace my brother

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