The Empowerment Zone

By Dr Ramona Houston

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with Dr Ramona Houston - zoning in on African American and Latino empowerment: building economic, political, educational and social power; advocating for health, philanthropy and service; championing racial and social justice.

Episode Date
Book Launch: Fit For The Future - A Guidebook For Nonprofits To Thrive In A Changing World (Volume 1)
Dec 25, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Carolyne Opinde: Empowering NGOs to Build a More Sustainable World
Dec 22, 2023
Mastering Financial Fundamentals
Dec 18, 2023
Dr. Constance Craig-Mason: Preparing individuals for financial well-being
Dec 15, 2023
How can African Americans expand their power and influence?
Dec 11, 2023
Trailer! Melvin M. Coleman: Black Economic Empowerment through Ownership and Control
Dec 08, 2023
Are you crab in a barrel?
Dec 04, 2023
Trailer! Rebekah Ratliff: inspiring an end the crab in a barrel syndrome
Dec 01, 2023
Insurance: do you know what you really need?
Nov 27, 2023
Trailer! Daryl Perry: empowering clients to maximize their insurance investments
Nov 24, 2023
How do you Build a “Career in a Year”?
Oct 30, 2023
How can African and African American Women Empower each other?
Oct 23, 2023
How the CSA, AFL-CIO impacts communities
Oct 16, 2023
Trailer! Letycia Pastrana: The Community Services Agency of the Metro-Washington Council, AFL-CIO
Oct 13, 2023
What is Business Etiquette Anyway?
Oct 09, 2023
Trailer! Donna P. Riley: Building pleasant work environments through etiquette
Oct 06, 2023
How do you zero in on your zone of genius?
Oct 02, 2023
Trailer! Marlon Addison: Arousing your fullest potential through Marlon Mentors
Sep 29, 2023
The Wheels of Happiness Foundation
Sep 25, 2023
Trailer! Vincenzo and Gabriela Piscopo: Empowering People with Motor Disabilities around the World
Sep 22, 2023
How can women of color find joy at work?
Aug 07, 2023
Trailer! Ebony Little: Focus on service and make the business case
Aug 04, 2023
Why is affirmative action necessary?
Jul 31, 2023
The Extraordinary Impact of Artists (from Dec 2022)
Jul 17, 2023
What is one of the most powerful gifts to give to others?
Jul 10, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Vicki Ruiz: The Gift of Mentorship
Jul 07, 2023
How can sports teams be more effective in community impact?
Jul 03, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Shaun M. Anderson: Advancing social responsibility in sports
Jun 30, 2023
Why is writing a significant aspect of empowerment?
Jun 26, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Emma Pérez: The power of writing in transforming people and society
Jun 23, 2023
It is Juneteenth!
Jun 19, 2023
Trailer! A Texas Family Celebrates Juneteenth
Jun 16, 2023
How do Museums Advance History and Social Change?
Jun 12, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Sarah Zenaida Gould: Mexican American Civil Rights Institute
Jun 09, 2023
Do you know how to be your own cheerleader?
Jun 05, 2023
Trailer! Neelu Kaur: Empowering Women for Self-Advocacy
Jun 02, 2023
Leadership Development in Higher Education for Greater Impact
May 29, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Elena Foulis: Teaching students how to “be agents of change”
May 26, 2023
Documentary film “Blurring the Color Line: Chinese in the Segregated South”
May 22, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Crystal Kwok: Examining the Complexity of African American and Chinese Relations
May 19, 2023
How does DEI&A and ESG contribute to the bottom line?
May 08, 2023
Trailer! Gloria Neal: Empowering Companies to Maximize their ROI through DEI&A and ESG
May 05, 2023
The Importance of Philanthropy within the Black and Brown Communities
May 01, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Mara Perez: Invest in Your Community
Apr 28, 2023
Heritage preservation in the midst of gentrification
Apr 24, 2023
Trailer! Nedra Deadwyler: How to maintain culture and community despite change
Apr 21, 2023
How can leaders operate as healers and uniters?
Apr 17, 2023
Trailer! Richard Martinez: Transforming Minds and Actions through Messaging
Apr 14, 2023
How can white women dismantle white supremacy?
Apr 10, 2023
Trailer! How can white women dismantle white supremacy?
Apr 07, 2023
What is the role, relevance and future of the Black Church?
Apr 03, 2023
Trailer! Nick Taliaferro: Re-evaluating and Re-imagining the purpose of the Black Church
Mar 31, 2023
The importance of diversity within the field of athletic training
Mar 27, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Rebecca Lopez: Advancing DEIA within The National Athletic Trainers’ Association
Mar 24, 2023
Why Chicana Historians Matter
Mar 20, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Lorena Chambers: The Chicanas Changing History Project
Mar 17, 2023
How do you end domestic violence?
Mar 13, 2023
Trailer! Patricia Castillo: Ending abuse through the PEACE Initiative
Mar 10, 2023
Film documentary: “To Be Us: To Work”
Mar 06, 2023
Trailer! Tosca Davis and Cedrick Smith: Exploring the African American experience in the workplace
Mar 03, 2023
Celebrating Atlanta’s Local Black History and Jazz
Feb 27, 2023
Trailer! Joe Jennings: A cultural ambassador for African American classical music
Feb 24, 2023
Honoring the legacy and visionary leadership of Herman J, Russell, Sr.
Feb 20, 2023
Trailer! Jay Bailey: The Russell Innovation Center for Entrepreneurs
Feb 17, 2023
Centering Black Women in Black History
Feb 13, 2023
Trailer! Dr. Sonya Ramsey: Highlighting the Life and legacy of Bertha Maxwell-Roddey
Feb 10, 2023
Wicked Policing: A Reality in All Black Communities throughout America
Feb 06, 2023
Trailer! Ramona Houston: The Tragedy of Tyre Nichols
Feb 03, 2023
We return Febrary 6th
Jan 30, 2023
Happy New Year 2023
Jan 02, 2023
The Extraordinary Impact of Artists
Dec 12, 2022
Trailer! Christian McBride: How artists influence people and society through their music and actions
Dec 09, 2022
How do you grow a business?
Dec 05, 2022
Trailer! Peter Martin: Get a few real customers and learn from them
Dec 02, 2022
Take the Leap!
Nov 28, 2022
Trailer! Donna King: Do what makes you happy
Nov 27, 2022
Masterclass: The Patrice Gaines Story
Nov 21, 2022
Trailer! Chiquita Lockley and Patrice Gaines: Champions of Restorative Justice
Nov 18, 2022
Christians Against Christianity
Nov 14, 2022
Trailer! Obery Hendricks: Exposing the hypocrisy of right-wing evangelicals
Nov 11, 2022
Alonso S. Perales: Pioneer of Mexican-American Civil Rights
Nov 07, 2022
Trailer! Dr. Cynthia Orozco: Highlighting the life and legacy of an American icon
Nov 04, 2022
Herstory in Living Color
Oct 31, 2022
Trailer! Krysta McGowan and Celene Alexandria: Raising Awareness about Intimate Partner Violence
Oct 28, 2022
The Future of NGOs Global Summit, December 8-9, 2022
Oct 24, 2022
Trailer! Dr. Carolyne Opinde: Empowering organizations through The NGO Whisperer Center for Social Impact
Oct 21, 2022
Challenging the “Mis-education” of African Americans
Oct 17, 2022
Trailer! Andrew Baskin: Inspiring students to live to their fullest potential
Oct 14, 2022
Ladies, have you ever considered a career in the automotive industry?
Oct 10, 2022
Trailer! Grené Baranco: The lack of diversity and women of color in the dealer space
Oct 07, 2022
How can municipalities produce academic success and teacher pipelines within the Latino community?
Oct 03, 2022
Welcome to Season 3
Sep 26, 2022
The Power of Voting from Abroad
Aug 29, 2022
Trailer! Democrats Abroad Global Youth Caucus
Aug 26, 2022
Part II: The Social Responsibility of the scholar
Aug 22, 2022
Trailer! Dr. Emilio Zamora (part 2): The work of a scholar activist
Aug 19, 2022
Part I: The Social Responsibility of the scholar
Aug 15, 2022
Trailer! Dr. Emilio Zamora (part 1): The evolution of a scholar activist
Aug 12, 2022
How can communities increase the number of African American teachers?
Aug 08, 2022
Trailer! Sharif El-Mekki: intentionality in developing black educators
Aug 05, 2022