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Inspiring U

Inspiring U: Praize Productions

Posted on July 17, 2014

Giving kids a positive outlet, Reesie Davis’ Praize Productions teaches dance and other arts education while also providing social skill mentoring.

Inspiring U: Twista & Cue Everything

Posted on June 12, 2014

Chicago Rapper Twista has teamed up with Benjamin Lachman of Cue Cognatio to produce a music video featuring Cued Speech.

Inspiring U: Fertility for Colored Girls

Posted on May 7, 2014

Dr. Stacey Edwards-Dunn speaks about Fertility for Colored Girls, an organization that offers programs for African-American women dealing with infertility.

Inspiring U: Reach Leadership

Posted on April 10, 2014

Stressing the importance of education, confidence and health, Barbara Ellzey’s Reach Leadership Program for Girls aims to guide and inform young women.

The Boss Network

Posted on March 13, 2014

BOSS is a community of career and entrepreneurial women. Take a look inside the organization to see how they support each other through conversation and networking.

Inspiring U: Tracey Scott Wilson

Posted on February 13, 2014

Playwright Tracey Scott Wilson speaks about ‘Buzzer,’ an inspiring story about a group of friends that touches on race, gentrification and loyalty.

Inspiring U: Kelly Edwards

Posted on January 15, 2014

HGTV host, lifestyle expert and author Kelly Edwards speaks about her stunning life journey in which she transformed her dreams into a reality.

Inspiring U: Steve Pemberton

Posted on January 8, 2014

Steve Pemberton chronicled his time as a foster child in ‘A Chance In the World,’ which he hopes will inspire others coping with more than their share of pain.

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