Daralynn Walker carves a new path for girls in literature

Author and teen girls advocate Daralynn Walker is truly passionate about the youth and positively impacting their lives. A native Detroiter, Walker works as a human resources professional and she operates a summer mentoring program, The Urban Rose Foundation, a seven-week, Saturday program that accommodates over 30 girls at the Detroit Public Library and offers health […]

Brown Girls Read book club empowers future leaders

Many of us are familiar with the saying, if you want to hide something from Black people put it in a book. Tamela Todd is ensuring young Black girls in Detroit acquire the knowledge they need in order to flourish. Last year, she made the change she wanted to see in her community by founding […]