May is National Women’s Health Month. Making the commitment to live as WELL BLACK WOMEN has never been more important. As we continue to navigate and recover from the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, we know that Black women have been hard hit. It’s time to emerge stronger than ever as WELL BLACK WOMEN!
Meet the talented woman behind the scenes editing the Season 2 videos of Onward & Upward with Leslie E. Royal. Treasure Thomas is the Founder & Owner of The Luminous Treasures company.
Meet Ashro Woman of the Week, Angela M. from Austin, TX
To Angela, Diva means “Divinely Inspired, Victorious and Accomplished through Christ.” Angela lives this out every day—all the way. “I’m passionate about my love for the Lord, my Christian faith, my husband and family.” She is also passionate about helping others, cooking, and her craft of writing and storytelling.
Meet Ashro Woman of the Week, Brandy G. from Rockford, IL
Pay attention, Ladies. This young business owner and mother of two started her business out of her book bag! Today Brandy’s Candies is a brick-and-mortar building located in downtown Rockford, IL., and it’s been going strong for four years.
Black Maternal and Child Health in the United States is in a State of Emergency. April is Minority Health Month and home to national Black Maternal and Child Health Week which is observed each year from April 11-17th. This is a critical time to talk about a pressing issue that deserves our immediate attention – the health of Black mothers and babies.
Meet Ashro Woman of the Week, Pamela S. from Milledgeville, GA
This beautiful wife, mother and grandmother is also an author, businesswoman, and caseworker for the state of Georgia! All of these things flow from her faith as a born-again Christian. “I love helping people, especially children.”
Meet Ashro Woman of the Week, Charmaine, from Compton, CA.
Charmaine represents The Ashro Woman perfectly because she herself is unstoppable. Despite a 21-year battle with cancer, Charmaine sees herself as immensely blessed by God. And she lives accordingly, volunteering at her church as a youth mentor in addition to other philanthropy.
March is Women’s History Month and a time to celebrate the many contributions women have made to building our world and improving the human condition. This starts with the powerful women in our families and extended community who persisted against incredible odds and obstacles to move our families forward from one generation to the next! We ARE because of them!
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness announced its partnership with Ashro to empower Black women to prioritize and transform their health.