Walker’s Legacy Foundation Graduates 20 Mompreneurs for Mother’s Day

On May 11, 2019 Walker’s Legacy Foundation was proud to graduate nearly twenty (20) moms from its signature Moms Who Enterprise program in celebration of Mother’s Day.  

Moms Who Enterprise is a nationally implemented entrepreneurship program for enterprising single mothers.   The program includes original curriculum, a dedicated instructor and a cohort model designed to support women in the growth and advancement of their firms and is produced by Walker’s Legacy Foundation. 

Graduation ceremonies included keynote remarks from Wendi Cherry, life coach and wellness expert and Ayris Scales, Chief Service Officer for the District of Columbia Office on Volunteerism and Partnerships.   The programming also included business plan presentations and concluded with certificate and pinning ceremonies.

Walker’s Legacy Foundation is the nonprofit arm of Walker’s Legacy and exists to provide the entrepreneurial, financial and professional supports needed to improve economic prosperity and reduce economic inequality for multicultural women and girls, globally.

The DC program was sponsored by Citi Community Development and the Silver Spring program by HSBC Bank.   The DC program was sponsored by Citi Community Development and the Silver Spring program by HSBC Bank.   Both programs were also sponsored by Walker’s Legacy in partnership with the Minority Business Development Agency. 

Graduates of the program include:

Washington, DC Spring 2019 Cohort:

  • Renee Davis
  • Courtney Edwards
  • Arielle Dixon
  • Tanika Johnson
  • Nefferteri Hamm
  • Ashley Quevedo
  • Raquel Brown
  • Danielle Williams
  • Ozoda Usmanova

Silver Spring Spring 2019 Cohort:

  • Nina Aggarwal
  • Antonia Richardson
  • Unique Creek
  • Tara Johnson
  • Shamia “Cookie” Jackson
  • Lakia Washington
  • Sherry Hooks
  • Maya Wallace
  • Dana Gatling
  • Mariam Toure

Hear more from our participants and their experience in the short video below.  

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