Discovering YOU Magazine September 2018 Issue - Page 10

It is through the Step-Up Program that Imani knew, without a doubt, that her business could be a reality. She would come home talking about everything she was being taught, another piece to the puzzle. Her mom would say “Imani this is what you should do” and Imani would say, “but at the Step-Up Program they told me too…” The Step-Up Program was her following guide.

"The Step-Up Program is not only “Unique” in name, but is bringing out the uniqueness in our children."

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Imani’s dream of owning her own business has come to pass. This past summer, Imani has made strides, being active in The Step-Up Program for teens desiring to be entrepreneurs. This program initiated by Dr. Tunishai Ford was a godsend. Your Own Uniqueness, Inc., and the professionals who gave their time and talent to these young and upcoming entrepreneurs, opened up doors that may have been closed. The Step-Up Program is not only “Unique” in name, but is bringing out the uniqueness in our children.

"She would come home talking about everything she was being

taught, another piece

to the puzzle. "