March 31, 8:30am - 10:00am EDT.
part of a series on Taboo
About the speaker
Yelitsa gradutated from esteemed design school RISD, where she concentrated on Gender, Race & Sexuality. Growing up insecure about her own skin tone and hair texture, Yelitsa created Healthy Roots,, a toy company that creates dolls and storybooks that teach natural hair care. Her work with Venture for America recently brought Yelitsa to Cincinnati. You can learn more about Yelitsa at her blog, Black Girl Vs. The World..
People’s Liberty is a philanthropic lab that brings together civic-minded talent to address challenges and uncover opportunities to accelerate the positive transformation of Greater Cincinnati. People’s Liberty invests directly in individuals through funding and mentorship, creating a new, replicable model for grantmakers in other cities.