Meet the woman revolutionizing our community on several wavelengths. Change Agent. Builder. Organizer. These are words that automatically come to mind when I think of Niecee X. I had the pleasure of chatting with her recently regarding the amazing, life changing work she is doing in the community and I knew I had to introduce her to the Black Space Family. Well, Black Space Family, … Continue reading Meet Niecee X, the Black Woman Revolutionizing Safe Spaces for the Black LGBTQ Community.
Meet Queen ConnectHer, Stacey, of HunniPop! Stacey is a woman who arrests the attention of everyone in the room when she enters it. Her smile, style, walk, and vibe are contagious. She never meets a stranger and you are not allowed to have a sad moment when she is around. Let’s not even begin to talk about how she will treat your life if you … Continue reading This ConnectHERs IssaRae-Inspired event will have you asking “What’s Next?”
In the Black community, Mental Health is a subject that is taboo. For forever we’ve turned our “problems” over to God, and seeking outside help was seen as something we “Just don’t do.” We’ve stood by as elders made asinine comments such as: “He just ain’t right in the head.” And allowed mental illness to heavily plague our communities. Black women in particular have experienced … Continue reading A Black Mental Health Matters Tour Dedicated to Black Women is Coming to a City Near You