Ron Rubin, owner of The Republic of Tea says “While an entrepreneur creates a business, a Zentrepreneur creates a business and a life.” And I am a Zentrepreneur.
I have so far reached a fraction of my potential in work and life through the following initiatives.
The Parent Well
The Parent Well is a mindfulness-based stress management course offered to parents and children between the age of 3-5yrs in East Oakland. Our efforts were aimed at increasing the school readiness of children in under-resourced communities by enhancing their social-emotional skills to counter the toxic stress they face.
Dogwarts School of Lickraft & Wagadry
Dogwarts is a high quality but lower cost pet care service offered to responsible owners with limited resources.
Revolution, The Re-entry Guide, Kamani Holmes
As part of the Youth Impact Hub, I mentored Kamani Holmes, founder and CEO of Revolution. Revolution is a re-entry guide for prison inmates. Kamani won unconditional seed funding and also received additional grants to execute his vision for justice.