#OurVoiceMatters Blog

You are valuable! No explanation, no extras…no filters! #catchit

— Altovise Pelzer, Women’s Empowerment Speaker

As a woman, I know the impact that one voice can have on other women. In 2019, I set out to highlight personal stories and business triumphs from women you know and some you will want to know.

Your voice is powerful as well and I want people to hear it!

Women are doing great things to make an impact in the world and I believe that it is time to start acknowledging that more. The #OurVoiceMatters blog feature post creates an environment to educate and empower the readers in order to impact social change. Each one can reach and the #OurVoiceMatters blog is here to broaden that reach.

#OurVoiceMatters Blog

5 Ways Caregivers Can Address Inner Conflict with Roz Jones

By Roz Jones Is inner conflict holding you back? When we struggle with inner conflict, it is basically a battle between our emotions and thoughts. If a situation doesn’t turn out how we expected, it can release feelings of anger, stress, fear, and frustration. There are many types of inner conflict. You may know you…


Congrats to Ngozi Odita on the release of her mixtape last week in collaboration with Nigerian super producer @teckzilla108 and I’d love for you to give it a listen [LISTEN BELOW]. The mixtape celebrates African collaborations past and present Odiand features some of the continents dopest artists. Every track is a certified banga! Give it a stream..AFRIKA21…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“Love is like a baby; it needs to be treated tenderly” ~ Ethiopian Proverb I think many of us can agree that love is a journey. Whether it is loving yourself or loving someone else, you will be tested and stretched in order to feel and give love. This proverb is a verbal reminder that…

Melanie Lentz On Her Being A Secret Service Changed Her Life

“If I don’t start protecting myself, I don’t make a difference.” ~ Melanie Melanie Lentz On Her Being A Secret Service Changed Her Life At what point in your life is it best to start protecting yourself? To adjust what is no longer serving and change to become who you’ve always dreamt of becoming? In…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“To get lost is to learn the way.” ~ African Proverb I loved trying new ways to get home when I was a child. It was joy because I got to take in the sights and learn my way by using landmarks. Funny thing is that I taught my children to use landmarks as well….


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