New Anthology: “Our Voices Our Stories”

  Press Release NEW ANTHOLOGY ADVANCES, CELEBRATES, EMBRACES AND EMPOWERS GIRLS AND WOMEN OF COLOR.   NEW JERSEY. September 1, 2019.  The National Girls and Women of Color Council, Inc. (NGWCC),  a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization in Jersey City announced the publication of their first anthology, “Our Voices Ours Stories: An Anthology of Writings Advancing,…

Our Voices Our Stories Mini Series

Our Voices Our Stories Mini Series March 6, 2019 – March 27, 2019 Join the National Girls and Women of Color Council, Inc. in celebration of the March 2019 publication of their first anthology titled “Our Voices Our Stories: Advancing, Celebrating, Embracing and Empowering Girls and Women of Color.” To celebrate the publication of the…

Preparing Girls of Color for Brilliant Futures

Preparing Girls of Color for Brilliant Futures Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 8:00 Pm EST.   Listen live or call to ask questions, comment or share:  323-642-1562. Description: Join Dr. Culbreth for  “Preparing Girls of Color for Brilliant Futures.” Topics include: The unique needs and challenges of girls of color, negative stereotypes, support, mentoring, education, learning, knowledge,…

Sexual Harassment, Assault, Molestation and Girls and Women of Color: Victims, Visibility, Voices, and Silence

Join Dr. Donnamaria Culbreth, Dr. Julie Jung and guests for a poignant discussion focusing on the psychological, emotional, physical and social traumas of sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual molestation, etc. experienced by girls and women of color. Topics also include victims’ visibility, voices and silence. Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 8:00 pm EST Listen to…

Refusing to Settle: Setting High Standards and Expectations

Join Dr. Culbreth and guest, Ms. Sonia Renee Brown for Refusing to Settle: Setting High Standards and Expectations. The discussion will focus on refusing to settle, setting high standards and high expectations on three dimensions: Personal, Professional and Social; and how setting high standards and expectations (for self) make a difference in the lives of girls…

You Are Beautiful: Conversations With Our Daughters

Talking to our daughters about their psychological, emotional, physical and social well-being and growth is crucial as they grow and mature into young women. These conversations help to build a strong sense of self, self-worth and individuality.  In light of the plethora of issues that girls of color experience involving their self-love, self-esteem, self-identity, self-respect…

The Incarceration of Girls and Women of Color

Join Dr. Culbreth and guests, Ms. Liz Alexander, Ms. Jaquala Yarbro and Ms. Chaundra Whitehead for a discussion on the incarceration of girls and women of color. Topics include the school to prison pipeline, sexual abuse, mental illness, families, and the overrepresentation of girls and women of color in juvenile/prison complexes among other topics. Tuesday,…