Empower Me

5 Oct

http://www.empowermetour.org/index.html – The UNCF HBCU Empower me Tour will inspire and empower you to take control of your academic, personal and professional destiny. Meet celebrity panelists, corporate executives, young entrepreneurs and community leaders who are making it happen.

This is the mission statement behind the Empower Me Tour & this past Saturday the tour kicked off at Hampton University.

There was a great turn out throughout the day, with live performances and dj’s, interactive workshops, money for college, and celebrity panel discussions.

Student Leaders were in attendance to help the flow & production of the tour, and also visit different panel discussions and workshops.

Student Stephen Long said the tour definitely can have a positive influence on not just his peers, but himself.

“The Empower Me Tour has inspired me to be a better person,” Long said. ” I encourage all my counterparts to come out and enjoy.”

Among the celebrity’s in attendance were Malik Yoba, known for his role in “Why Did I Get Married?” & “Why Did I Get Married Too?” and the show “New York Undercover,” Kim Coles, known for her role as ‘Synclaire’ in the hit show “Living Single,”  Mo & Kita, PR ladies of NFL superstar Terrell Owens and Tatyana Ali, or most known as ‘Ashley’ off “Fresh Prince.”

Scroll down for more photos from the event! And to read more about the tour & where they’re headed next, visit http://www.empowermetour.org/index.html.

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