Free Health & Wellnes Symposium for African American Women Hosted by American Heart Association

GO RED GIRLFRIEND BRINGS COMMUNITY TOGETHER TO PUT THEIR HEART HEALTH FIRST HOUSTON – To raise awareness that heart disease is the leading cause of death for African American women, the American Heart Association (AHA) and African American Leadership Circle (AALC) hosted Go Red Girlfriend, a three day health and wellness event.  The event kicked…

Christina James Worldwide

Black-owned business  allows consumers to enter into uniqueness, explore through affordability, and carry elegance everywhere. Approximately 10,000 beauty supply businesses exist nationwide, but only a little more than 300 are Black-owned. It is odd but not so odd at the same time. You walk into these establishments and see not only hair, but also, especially…

SISTERS NETWORK® INC. APPOINTS NEW VICE PRESIDENT

Houston, TX. June 27, 2016 —Shawntell L. McWilliams has been named Vice President of SistersNetwork®Inc. (SNI), the only national African American breast cancer survivor-run organization in the United States. McWilliams previously served as National Strategic Partnerships Manager. In her new role as Vice President, McWilliams is responsible for overseeing planning and execution of national programs…

Texas Women’s University Student Whitney Bracey breaks barriers in business, ballet and beyond

Jun. 22, 2016—Texas Woman’s University’s fashion student Whitney Bracey embodies today’s Texas woman.  She is an athlete and a fashionista, an entrepreneur and an advocate, an employee and a student, and she embraces each of these qualities and uses them to drive her passion to start a fashion company that is inclusive of all women.…

Deshauna Barber – “Miss USA 2016”

[By Kimberly M. Hatter, Esq.] Today’s Date:  6/06/16   Today we salute Ms. Deshauna Barber, the newly crowned “Miss USA 2016”.  Deshauna is an active officer in the United States Army who was commissioned as a Quartermaster Officer in 2011.  Deshauna was born in Columbus, Georgia, but relocated multiple times due to her father’s military career. …