Author archives: Kahshanna Evans

Nicole Doss

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According to the National Women’s Business Council, as of 2012 there were 9.8 million women-owned businesses generating $1.4 trillion in receipts in the United States, a 26% increase from 2007.  In 2012, of these firms, 89.5% have no employees other than the owner.  These firms have receipts of $229.2 billion.  As stated on the National Association of Women [...]

Brigance Brigade Foundation

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As noted by O.J. Brigance of the Brigance Brigade Foundation, a chilling milestone known as the ice-bucket challenge put Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) on the map creating awareness about the debilitating disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal column, according to the ALS Association.  After a 12-year football career and a rev[...]