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  • AVINFLUENCERS: Jessica Kat

    “My name is Jessica Kat. I am a South Sudanese Model/Entrepreneur. I’ve always been proud of my heritage. Growing up, a quote that pushed me to lov...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Turquoise Baker

    ”My name is Turquoise and I am currently a student at Johns Hopkins. My name doesn’t have a particular meaning. My parents just liked the name. I ...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Katelyn Brazley

    ”My name is Katelyn and I am a Black American originally from Louisville, Ky. However, my grandfathers’ parents were sharecroppers in Tennessee an...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Joshua Musalia

    ”My name is Joshua. I am from Nairobi, Kenya and was born and raised there for 16 years. I would describe myself as compassionate, hard-working, a...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Katrina George

    “My name is Katrina George and I was born in Brooklyn, NY to Guyanese parents. What I love most about my heritage is my Afro because each strand te...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Sharon Ogunyemi

    “My name is Sharon Ogunyemi, I am a Nigerian raised in Ireland. I love my heritage because it is a part of what makes me who I am today. The values...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Debo Adeyinka

    “While rocking my AfroVibes shirt in Bangkok, Thailand, a man named Anurak was particularly interested in what AfroVibes represents. He asked, “you...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Olufemi Guobadia

    “My name is Olufemi/Osamwonyi, which means “God loves me” and “God deserves respect.” Although I was born and raised in NY-TX my heart is in Nigeri...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Laureen Taylor

    “I love my heritage and you should too. We will continue to spread positivity and inspire others, especially first generations, to love their herit...
  • AVINFLUENCERS: Venance Chiepodeu

    “My name is Venance “Ve-NaWN-ss.” I was born and raised in Douala, Cameroon. I moved to America in 2006 and went back to visit this February after ...