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Meet the Fellows: Mathew

Meet the Fellows: Mathew

I’m originally from West Africa, Nigeria. I moved to the bay area 3 years ago and currently live in Oakland. I’m a full time student in Chabot Community College, majoring in Computer Science. I work part-time with Phat Beets Youth …

Meet the Fellows: Catrina

Meet the Fellows: Catrina

My name is Catrina Byias, and I am 24 years old. I was born and raised in the Bay Area in Richmond, CA. My enterprise will create wigs for women suffering from hair loss and low income women who can’t …

Meet the Fellows: Venus

Meet the Fellows: Venus

  Peace all. My name is Venus Morris and I am the founder of Melanated Art Cures Trauma. I was born and raised in Oakland, California for a majority of my Life. Growing up I always had a passion for cultural …

Meet the Fellows: Valerie

Meet the Fellows: Valerie

My name is Valerie Jameson, and I am currently a team of one. I am 24 years old and hail from Richmond, CA. I am the Education Justice Coordinator at the RYSE Youth Center, and my goal is to start …

Meet the Fellows: Joseph

Meet the Fellows: Joseph

Hi, my name is Joseph & I am a 25 year old Oakland raised/ Bay Area Native. My mother is a Cambodian refugee and my father is ethnically Chinese, but nationally Burmese. I am from a marginalized community within another …

Meet the Fellows: Eboni

Meet the Fellows: Eboni

My name is Eboni Alexis Stallworth, I am 21 years old, and soon to be 22 on March 29th! Currently I live in Sacramento, California, however I was born in Anchorage Alaska. I lived most of my life in the …