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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 …

Meet the Fellows: BLK MGK

Meet the Fellows: BLK MGK

BLK MGK consists of: Robert Williams III (26), Savaugn Holcomb (23), Destiny Iwuoma (23) Alana Banks (22), Myles Santifer (22), Kelechi Emeziem (22), AJ Moultrie (21), & Carlitos Willis (21). We hail from the golden state of California where half …

Meet the 2017 Fellows: Rasa, Ptah and Norman

Meet the 2017 Fellows: Rasa, Ptah and Norman

Ptah Asabi  – I live in San Leandro, CA. I am in my second semester at chabot college, studying Electrical Engineering. I am a part of SBBC (Striving Black Brothers Coalition), Gameheads/Devops, and the Daraja/ Umoja Community. Rasa Ostad – …

Youth Impact Hub at United Roots Launches Oakland’s Emerging 100

Youth Impact Hub at United Roots Launches Oakland’s Emerging 100

In partnership with Youth Business USA and the City of Oakland, Youth Impact Hub Oakland at United Roots launched the Oakland’s Emerging 100, a collaborative initiative to prepare, launch and grow 100+ underserved young entrepreneurs in Oakland each year! On …