Southern Steep: Brewing Stronger Community

Born For This

Episode Summary

Director of Data and Analytics at Mamatoto Village, Erin Snowden, shares her authentic and powerful journey in maternal health and the definition of “heart work.” Erin speaks passionately with hosts Bianca and Nicole about the impact of perinatal community birth workers on the lives of Black women and children and the power of data to tell true stories of what is happening in the Black community. Southern Charm: Black Swan Academy Located in Washington DC, Black Swan Academy empowers Black youth in under-served communities through civic leadership and engagement, giving them a comprehensive set of tools needed to succeed in life and become an active social catalyst in their communities.

Episode Notes

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