Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Teen Workshop on Building Healthy Relationships

Son of a Dream, LLC in partnership with The Fly Girl Network, Inc. will host a workshop for teens on Saturday, July 26th, 2014. See flyer for more details.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

One-on-One with Dr. Tara Doaty-Mundell

Dr. Tara Doaty-Mundell is the founder of the Sage Wellness Group, LLC, a consulting firm that provides speicialized trainings and workshops for programs and families. She joined me for a discussion on effective communication for parents and her new book, Let's Talk About It.

Friday, May 16, 2014

One-on-One with Kevin Shird

Kevin Shird is president and co-founder of The Mario Do Right Foundation, an organization that aims to educate and empower youth affected by substance abuse. In his new book, Lessons of Redemption, Kevin describes his life growing up with an alcohol addicted father and his own challenge with overcoming a violent street culture in Baltimore. I recently met with Kevin to discuss his new book, drug prevention education, and drug policy reform.

Monday, September 2, 2013

One-on-One with Noel Calloway

Filmmaker Noel Calloway recently released Life, Love, Soul,a powerful new drama that sheds light on the epidemic of broken homes in urban communities. Arresting and honest, Life, Love, Soul tells the story of Roosevelt Jackson (played by Robbie Tate-Brickle), an honor roll student who is forced to live with his estranged father after losing his mother and brother to a car accident. Now Roosevelt must learn to forgive and build a relationship with a father he hardly knows. Calloway does an excellent job of exploring a complex issue prevalent to many families. Life, Love, Soul can be purchased here.

Sunday, June 16, 2013

One-on-One with Nelson L. Moody Sr.

Nelson L. Moody, Sr. is founder of International Fathers, an organization that promotes fatherhood. He is also author of several books including When A Judge Can't Judge, When A Judge Cant't Judge Part Two (The Conclusion), Men Are Loving Caring Parents Too!, and A Father's Representation Hosea 4:6(Eliminating the Middle Man-The Attorney).

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

One-on-One with Green Tea

Washington, DC vocalist Green Tea has made her mark on the DMV live entertainment scene. She's opened up for various artists including the late Chuck Brown, Kindred The Family Soul, and hip-hop pioneer Slick Rick. Always authentic and intimate,the DC native keeps her audience engaged with her live performances and fun-loving personality. In this one-on-one interview Green Tea opens up about family, the importance of pursuing dreams, and her new album Dosage III: The Time to Be. Photo by: Leonard Poteat

Friday, December 9, 2011

We Are Family Pre-New Year's Celebration

Looking for a family friendly event for New Year's? Well, look no further Marva D Events in partnership with former NFL wider receiver Antonio Freeman's BMoreFree Programs are hosting a fun-filled event for the family Friday, December 30th. Please see flyer for more details.