Charity Chandler-Cole has been selected as our Urban Girl of the Month. A busy wife and mother of five, Mrs. Chandler-Cole is a community driven woman with goals of serving on the Gardena City Council. She is currently the Director of Contracts Administration for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, the world’s number one AIDS healthcare provider […]
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2 Urban Girls is excited to announce the selection of Ms. Qiuana Williams as our Urban Girl of the Month of March. Ms. Williams is an active member in the community, while also juggling the demands of motherhood. As those selected before her, she is an inspiring African-American woman young girls can look up to.
Oakland and the World Enterprises is the brainchild of former chair of the Black Panther Party (BPP) for Self Defense and an Alameda County Supervisor. Their nonprofit runs a community garden, which in turn, employs former prisoners, that tend a community garden. The employees earn $20 an hour and are learning how to be entrepreneurs.
Dr. Melina Abdullah is an organizer within Black Lives Matter-LA (BLMLA) and the Chair of the Pan-African Studies Department at California State University, Los Angeles. She was selected as our “Urban Girl of the Year” for her consistent advocacy, for the last two years, on behalf of unarmed men being killed by police.
Notorious gangsta rap group NWA put Compton, CA on the map. The group became national news in 2015 with the release of “Straight Outta Compton” a movie depicting the formation and rise of the six member group. Some of the members went on to have successful careers outside of NWA. The late Eric “Eazy E” Wright remained a […]
Dallas Fowler is the principal of Daltek Global Solutions LLC, a boutique communications firm located in the Greater Los Angeles area. Dallas is no stranger to the political scene, as a highly sought after campaign consultant. Dallas has also earned the trust and support of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, securing key appointments to a […]
Nanette Barragan is a democrat and candidate for the 44th Congressional District. 2 Urban Girls has selected Ms. Barragan, as our Urban Girl of the Month, due to her strong commitment to the environment and working on behalf of underserved families. She has also picked up the endorsement of a national women’s group, Emily’s List. Ms. […]