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In Our Words (Episode 2)

Are you interested in learning what it takes to start your own nonprofit agency? Interested in becoming a successful business owner, who sells their own merchandise?

In this episode, Rajon speaks with Robin Scott, Executive Director of We All Rise African American Resource Center, and J. Riley, a small business owner.

Robin is the Executive Director at We All Rise: African American Resource Center in Green Bay. The vision of We All Rise is to create and help restore a vibrant African American community. Through uplifting, skill-building, and intentionally targeting root causes of systemic oppression, and actively promoting the healing of all.

Jamilia is a small business owner located in Milwaukee and sells a crochet brand that builds self-esteem and boosts confidence through bold and unique accessories, apparel, and home goods. Housed in the lower level of Sherman Phoenix, J. Riley proudly calls The Underground Makers Market home.

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