Welcome one of our newest contributors for Afrophilly.com: Kerrivah “Kerri” Heard (www.kerrivahheard.com).
Kerrivah “Kerri” Heard is a 22-year-old student at Drexel University who wishes to serve as a storytelling advocate in the digital space.This past summer, she launched a blog that profiles Black youth as an attempt to fill the void of positive stories in mainstream media. Kerrivahheard.com challenges the stereotype of youth being entitled or lazy by highlighting youth with a strong will to win. From the story of an all-star male cheerleader to a mommy and me modeling duo, the blog has an inspirational story for everyone.
Follow her articles on Afrophilly.com: http://www.afrophilly.com/author/kerrivahh/