Jaden’s Birth Story

Jaden’s Birth Story

The Morning Of It was 6 a.m. June 22. I’d gotten up every 2 hours since I first laid down my head at 11:30 p.m. the previous night and I had this feeling that my on again off again sleep pattern marked the last night’s rest I’d get as just Brie. Not Jaden’s mom. Part […]

A Look Behind the Launch

Last week we launched our new merchandise here on blackgirlswithpurpose.org. The news was received with such excitement, that I decided to give everyone a little insight into why we decided to add gear to our business and what we’re hoping to get out of it. A quick history lesson about the Black Girls with Purpose organization. […]

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Kellee Dawkins

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Kellee Dawkins

Kellee Dawkins is from Oak Cliff, Texas and currently lives in West Dallas with her husband of two years, Dave. Kellee received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Texas where she focused on Women’s Studies. After graduation, Kellee decided to go into nonprofit work and help individuals with social disabilities. From there, she went […]

The Power of a Partner: How Accountability Makes All the Difference in Your Success

The Power of a Partner: How Accountability Makes All the Difference in Your Success

The first day I went to the church Geordan and I now attend, the sermon series was centered around accountability and community. Since that first day, our church family continues to reemphasize the importance of doing life with others. Unfortunately, whether it be pride or a need for privacy, our society has become very self-centered. But I […]