Not Allowed to be Children: Case of the Black Girl

The trend continues for black girls. In similar blog posts (below) we informed you that black girls are less likely to see themselves as smart and are unfairly disciplined due to stereotypes about their behavior and personality. A study by Gerogetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality titled “Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood,” found that black girls are viewed as less innocent than white girls. Continue reading

Polished Pebbles Out On The Town

We’ve all heard that connections help you get ahead; networking is a must! By connecting our Polished Pebbles groups with prominent people and leaders with organizations and businesses we are giving them the support they need to succeed. And succeed they will!

Here are some snapshots of our Pebbles looking powerful in pink! Continue reading