EPISODE 68: Khadijah Williams, From Homeless to Harvard
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EPISODE 68: Khadijah Williams, From Homeless to Harvard

After nearly two decades of being homeless and at one point living in LA's infamous Skid Row Khadijah Williams was accepted into Harvard University where she graduate in 2013. Her incredible story of living on the streets to graduating from an Ivy League school has been profiled by Oprah and other national news outlets. As the Senior Education Organizer at DC's Rocketship Public Schools the homeless youth advocate is now using her voice and experience to grow engagement between schools and the families of vulnerable youth. She shares why representation is not enough and how important it is for people of color to be included at the decision making level when it comes to education. #khadijahwilliams #homelessness #education #ohmygoff GOOD QUESTION: This week we address a couple of your questions about relationships. I enlist the help of dating coach and author Jess McCann who has a new book dropping this Fall called "If Love is a Blessing Why Do I Feel Cursed?" Text your life advice questions to Angie anytimie at 202-918-5313 SHOW RESOURCES: Connect with Khadijah: https://twitter.com/itskhadijah Rocketship Schools: https://www.rocketshipschools.org/area/washington-dc/ Jess McCann on IG: https://www.instagram.com/say.jess.to.love Jess McCann Website: http://www.jessmccann.com/index.html Listen to the OMG Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/oh-my-goff/id1468571274 Join Our Private Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ohmygoff Follow Angie on IG: https://instagram.com/ohmygoffshow Follow Angie on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ohmygoffshow?lang=en
EP67: Dani Sauter is Blonde in the District
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EP67: Dani Sauter is Blonde in the District

Former government contractor Dani Sauter finally made it! She landed her DREAM JOB at a marketing startup. But it wasn’t long before Dani realized it wasn’t what she expected. She wasn’t doing the kind of work she envisioned, her creativity felt stifled and her confidence took a big hit. So Dani took the plunge and threw herself into what she had always loved: fashion. It’s the ultimate story of betting on yourself and investing in a vision. 7 years later Dani continues to run her uber popular blog which has become a go-to for body positivity and inclusivity. Her instagram account Blonde in the District has become social media gold. The bombshell plus-size model and social media influencer talks about ‘how it started’ and ‘how it’s going’ and gives us everything in between. We cover taking risks, personal style as power, size inclusivity and social media tips to grow your brand. GOOD QUESTION: This week it’s about chicken wings sauce and how the heck do we stay positive. Text your questions about life to Angie at 202-918-5313 Dani on IG: https://instagram.com/blonde_inthedistrict Dani’s Blog: https://blondeinthedistrict.com Fia’s Fabulous Finds: https://www.facebook.com/Fiasfabfinds/ Plus Size Fashion: https://www.eloquii.com/ CONNECT WITH ANGIE: Listen to the Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/oh-my-goff/id1468571274 Join Private Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ohmygoff Follow Angie on IG: https://instagram.com/ohmygoffshow Follow Angie on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ohmygoffshow?lang=en WWW.OHMYGOFF.COM