Reminders from #StandwithWendy
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Reminders from #StandwithWendy

Anyone who was up after midnight on the East Coast Tuesday might have noticed a stream of tweets with the hashtag #StandwithWendy. At first I wasn’t going to tune in. It was after midnight and I knew I had a long day Wednesday. But after reading several tweets (shout out to @jennpozner & @veronicaeye) I … Continue reading

Double-Latte Selection January 2012 – BLACK GIRLS ROCK!
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Double-Latte Selection January 2012 – BLACK GIRLS ROCK!

Happy New Year! This post marks the one year anniversary of the Double-Latte Project. I started this project as a way to give back in a small way and to highlight some great organizations and people in my corner of the internet. In 2011, I focused on the following three areas: Women & Politics, Public … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights
AKA / Black America / Delaware / Double Latte Project / NonProfits / Philanthrophy / Relationships / República Dominicana / Violence Against Women / Women

Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights

So in the United States, October is known as Domestic Violence Awareness Month but internationally November is a time to acknowledge the issues around domestic violence specifically on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. In conjunction with this day, this month’s Double Latte Selection features an organization working against Domestic … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project – August 2011 Generation Enterprise
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Double-Latte Project – August 2011 Generation Enterprise

This month’s Double-Latte Selection is: Why Generation Enterprise? Well one of my focus’ for this year’s Double-Latte selections is people in my network and one of the founders of Generation Enterprise is a member of a fellowship program that I did, the Institute for International Public Policy (IIPP). I met Clara Chow in 2005 as I … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project April 2011: Running Start
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Double-Latte Project April 2011: Running Start

Running Start has to be one of the best discoveries I have made doing school work (well beyond tools that directly help me to do my school work better). A few years back I did a graduate certificate in PACs and Political Management and in my PAC class we had to do a project about … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project March 2011 Women, Action & The Media! (WAM!)
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Double-Latte Project March 2011 Women, Action & The Media! (WAM!)

Happy Women’s History Month! In honor of Women’s History Month I wanted to feature an organization that reflected women but also reflected an issue that has become really important to me public and independent media. Women, Action & The Media! (WAM!) combines both of these wants making it a great selection for The Double-Latte Project. Why WAM? I … Continue reading

The Double-Latte Project February 2011 The Abyssinian Fund (Event 25 Feb 2011 & More About The Fund)
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The Double-Latte Project February 2011 The Abyssinian Fund (Event 25 Feb 2011 & More About The Fund)

If you are in the New York City area check out The Abyssinian Fund at the Harlem Fine Arts Show this weekend: At The 2nd Annual Harlem Fine Arts Show Friday, February 25th — 6pm to Midnight Saturday, February 26th — 11am to 10pm Sunday, February 27th — 11am to 7pm Riverside Church 490 Riverside … Continue reading