Voices: Christopher Chaun

Christopher Chaun was born and raised in Boston. His story is one of embracing the journey, patience in waiting for the right time and opportunity, and learning through tough times. His luxury line of bow ties has ended up on celebrities like Beyonce, actor Kal Pen and many more. Not bad for a man whose day…

Voices: Dutch ReBelle

Dutch ReBelle is a Boston hip-hop artist who was born in Haiti and raised in the Boston area. She’s won numerous awards including the Boston Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Artist and is nominated this year for Music Video of the Year and Hip Hop Artist of the Year.              …

Voices: Nic Stone (YA Author)

Nic is a writer whose debut Young Adult Novel Dear Martin was one of the most anticipated YA books of 2017. It’s said to be part of the growing group of YA books exploring racial injustice and police brutality. Dear Martin debuted at #4 on the NY Times Bestseller List for Young Adults.        …

Voices: Tina Chery (Louis D. Brown Peace Institute)

Tina Chery is the founder, President, and CEO of the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute. With over two decades of experience as a survivor serving families impacted by murder, Chaplain Chéry has developed the best practices in the field of homicide response. Tina is using her voice to transform society’s response to homicide so that…

Voices: Monica Cannon Grant

Monica Cannon-Grant is a Boston activist and founder of the organization Violence in Boston. She was also one of the organizers of the Fight Supremacy Counter Protest and Rally that attracted 40,000 people in August. As her VIB mission states, Monica is using her voice to improve the quality of life & life outcomes of…

Voices: Iam Kreyol

Joelle Jean-Fontaine is a fashion designer who uses her Haitian heritage as inspiration for her I am Kreyol clothing line. Joelle is using her voice in fashion as a catalyst for change and empowerment. Listen to my interview with Joelle here... Find Joelle on Facebook HERE...Twitter HERE...Website HERE.

Voices: Fred Gomes

Fred Gomes is the Director/Outreach Coordinator of the Bridging the Gap Program as well as an Instructor. Bridging the Gap is dedicated to empowering at-risk and court involved youth in Boston. Fred is using his voice to help our young people develop life skills, further their education, navigate the court system and more. Listen to…

Voices: Kristen Kish

Kristen Kish is best known as the winner of Top Chef Season 10, and since then she’s gone on to host the travel show 36 Hours and has her first cookbook coming out in October. She’s also been featured on Life Stories as part of NBC’s Asian America Presents series, and during Pride Month, was…

Voices: Anna Rae "All Together Now"

Anna is a musician, as well as the curator of All Together Now, a performance series highlighting women, people of color and members of the LGBTQ community.   Pebbles and Anna Rae She’s also a writer for QwearFashion, sharing stories about the lives and fashion of queer artists and performers. Listen to the interview here...…

Voices: Rev. Mariama White-Hammond

Rev. Mariama White-Hammond is the Associate Minister for Ecological Justice at Bethel AME Church. She's also an activist, artist and a facilitator working to build social movements. Mariama  is using her voice to bring more awareness to climate change, start conversations around uncomfortable issues, and challenge the church to rethink how they reach young people. Mariama…