Black History

Never Give Up On Your Dreams

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We’re all blessed with many talents. It’s up to us to use them wisely. In honor of Dr Martin Luther King, I’m sharing his famous speech “I have a dream”. Dream big, go for what you want in life, and never let anyone tell you it’s not possible.

xo

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Black History Social Event Fact

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Did you know that on February 6, 1820, the first 86 African American immigrants sponsored by the American Colonization Society started a settlement in present-day Liberia? Liberia was set up by the United States as a colony for former African-American slaves. It is one of only two states in the world that was started by a nation as settlement for former slaves from the same country.
What are you going to do today to leave your mark on the world?
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Global Renaissance Woman

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Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Dr. Angelou is a poet, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. Born on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri. She’s published 30 bestselling titles, verse, non-fiction, and fiction like “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings”, in 1970. Dr. Angelou has over 50 honorary degrees and is Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University. Her words and actions continue to feed our souls, liberate our minds, and heal our hearts. She is a “Phenomenal Woman” who just recently just opened a “Women’s Health And Wellness Center.”
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What a great woman to gain wisdom from on Wednesday Wellness. “I learned a long time ago the wisest thing I can do is be on my own side, be an advocate for myself and others like me.”-Maya Angelou.
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