Man oh man this was one for the books! WomanUp + ManUp hosted its FIRST free networking event for Tampa Bay entrepreneurs allowing them to take headshots for their professional portfolio. The event was an ultimate success! We look forward to bringing the event back to you guys in November. We hope you're ready!
Our Summer program rocked! Over 300 people in the Central Florida area joined us to rock out! It's such an amazing feeling to be surrounded by women of purpose pouring purpose back into the community! Click on the link below to view footage from the program! It was one for the books!
When black, white, and brown women of ALL different walks of life, different backgrounds, different stories, different journeys get together for ONE goal... To be empowered. Yesterday was nothing short of amazing! ✨ We had a total of 5 speakers, two fashion shows, our famous hair battle, MUA showcase, and spoken word segments! If you... Continue Reading →
Today was bittersweet for me. I got a chance to celebrate life with a few friends but I also soaked in the sadness of missing my mom. My mother died almost 6 years ago. That pain has never gone away. Usually today I zone out with Kleenex but my dear friend Monique drug me... Continue Reading →
I never write anything before I go into an event (unless it’s a class or seminar where I have to teach something). I think it’s fake. What’s truly in your heart should flow out. This may be the reason I usually end up crying at events and holding up everyone’s program. I want people to... Continue Reading →
Each year WomanUp hosts a mid-year Vision Board event. So often we lose sight of our beginning of the year goals and sometimes even make new ones. Revisiting what's important or what we need to be focused on keeps us on the right track. This year, we hosted Prosper in Pajamas. Each of our ladies... Continue Reading →
So I've been getting so many requests about interviews! (Blessed) I finally got a chance to sit down with SuperNola Studios about what motivates me and how I have overcame adversity! As blogged by Aisha A.
I posted a video last week about wanting to start a hair care line. This young lady commented asking about the product because of cancer, she is afraid of hair loss. Instead of just exchanging Instagram messages, I thought it was more important to extend my hand and become a big sister. So I gassed... Continue Reading →
Our "Talk Civil" conference was absolutely ahhhhhmazing! Our speakers included Nola Laleye, with The Tampa Bay Business Journal, Brandon Glenn with Hillsborough County Schools, Andromeda Raheem with Women by Choice, Sierra Rainge with Live Limitless and Estella Gray with PR. We covered topics such as the setting our children up to succeed, strengthening the educational system... Continue Reading →