Career Perspective – Marquitta Rucker

In this episode of “Off The Top”, we sit down with nonprofit Founder Marquitta Rucker from the SWAT Foundation. Ms. Rucker was inspired to continue the legacy started by her mother to ensure that underserved people in rural locations had adequate access to health services (information, screening, etc.). In addition to operating a nonprofit, Ms.Continue reading “Career Perspective – Marquitta Rucker”

Special Edition – Lashawndra Robinson

In this episode of “Ebony Tree Council – Off The Top”, we introduce our audience to a wonderfully talented Chef / Farmer / Psychologist Ms. Lashawndra Robinson. In addition to learning more about such an amazing person, we will discuss the following topics. Food as medicine Generational wealth Nutrition in the school Checkout the interviewContinue reading “Special Edition – Lashawndra Robinson”

Career Perspective Interview – Kanesha Williams

In this episode of “Off The Top”, we connect with culinary chef and caterer Kanesha Williams. She is the owner of “Dominique’s Comfort Cuisine” where she crafts a unique blend of elegant down home dishes in the Metro Atlanta Area. Kanesha also dedicates her time to being a positive role for young women of colorContinue reading “Career Perspective Interview – Kanesha Williams”

Series: Food Insecurity Impact

This post was originally published on Medium. Today, we’re opening a new series on food insecurity related issues. Specifically, we intend to use this series to discuss the issues around food insecurities. We will use the first 3–4 submissions to introduce our approach to reducing the impact that food insecurity has on marginalized communities. WelcomeContinue reading “Series: Food Insecurity Impact”

The Time Has Come

This post was originally published on Medium. The time has come for Black America to admit a fundamental truth about expectations from the system of government in the United States. …and again, it comes down to the images that we choose to absorb into our consciousness. The images we expect? A holistic governmental (executive, legislativeContinue reading “The Time Has Come”