As the Director for the Mayor’s Office of Black Male Engagement, Eric Westbrook stopped by the DayBreak show to chat with Helanah about the work the city is doing to close the opportunity gap for black men and boys. He shares the initiative is built on teaching them how to persevere towards their goals. The office specifically has been working closely with other city agencies and community members to plan events that raise awareness for gun violence. Listen to hear how deep his passion for the initiative runs and the biggest impact he hopes his work will leave on the community.
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Hello Helanah is a Wellness Success Coach with over 15 years of experience coaching creatives on how to use self-care as stress care. For the past three years, she has been the radio show host of “Daybreak with Helanah” – a daily drive-time radio show broadcasted in the 5th largest media market in the country. Follow her work online @hellohelanah where she shares health and wellness tips for working professionals.