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Meet Darlene's Challenge on Race Day

Darlene Matthews is a force to be reckoned with. Sit down in one of her salon chairs and in addition to a hair-cut and style, you’ll get an education on breast health. 665 more words

Komen Columbus News

3 down, 2 to go

The London Marathon for many people, is the culmination of months and in some cases years of training for that one special day.  When you cross the finish line the hours of training and months of dedication come to an end but are replaced with satisfaction, pride, pain and discomfort (thankfully the pain and discomfort pass far quicker then the pride and satisfaction!!)  Myself and James’s experience has been slightly different, don’t misunderstand me, crossing the finish line was a huge relief, immensely proud, satisfying and strangely emotional, but it has become another challenge completed on our journey to the states later this year.  221 more words

The HBCU Nation Radio Show - April 26, 2014 Lineup

The HBCU Nation Radio Show presents its lineup of guests  for Saturday April 26, 2014.

Charlie Nelms, Ed.D, is a transformational servant-leader, a motivational speaker, and a consultant with more than 40 years of  expertise in higher education. 293 more words

valencia, orlando health foundations to host ‘taste for learning’ fundraiser

While the economy is on the mend, recovery has been difficult for nonprofits. The landscape has changed and those that survived, and thrived, have had to find unique ways to partner and bring support to those who need it most and during an extended period of time. 601 more words

Valencia Foundation

Post 11 - Challenge No 8 Achieved

Well I wasn’t planning on writing one post solely on a ‘Challenge Achieved’, but I felt that this deserved it. As do all of my wonderful friends and family (and their friends!) who have made it happen. 1,094 more words

Book Giveaway

So, while working on my blog for this week (which I’m still writing) I tidied up my office area and found out that I have five duplicate books! 465 more words


How To Be a Fashionable Do-Gooder

If you know my story at all then you probably know that Sseko Designs founder Liz Forkin Bohannon is pretty much my Changemaker hero. But if you don’t, here’s the 4-1-1: 252 more words

Human Rights