A few months back, I had the privilege of interviewing Miss Syreeta Gates, a Culture Creator and the author of the book ‘Just Be Cause‘. Not only is she a mentor to me, but her mission is to make young people “DOPE“. Miss Syreeta’s explains how she was inspired to write a book when she wasn’t able to find information about social entrepreneurship for herself. Here is a 2 minute video of our interview.
Sunday, May 4th, in Williamsburg, I attended a benefit for 14 Plus Foundation B at Baby’s Alright. Founded by Joseph Mizzi and Nchimunya Wulf, the purpose was to raise money to help build schools and orphanages for children in Zambia, Africa. The donation that was a minimum of
and her styling geniuses, Lizzy and Darlene Okpo of William Okpo, a designer collection. I was impressed by all of their style and they were surprised at my age! I appreciated their words of encouragement to, “Keep up the GOOD work”.
The one and only Shaun Ross, took me by the hand and told me to work the room. Great minds think alike, can’t you tell the connection with the colors of our clothes?
I’ve known Miss Samantha Black when I was probably 5 or 6 years old. She has what I call a unique style that is fun and flirty, which is why she was on Project Runway’s Season 11. I appreciate her remembering me and being a role model for girls my age who have an interest in fashion.
Ms. Camara is talent you can’t “beat”! Literally, she is a make-up artist and works with celebrities as well as the everyday woman. She is so COOL!
It was a great event with people who gave from the heart. Remember you can make a difference to those less