What is your name? Senyah Haynes & Aisha Astacio

Where are you from? Southern California, currently resides in Chicago (Senyah Haynes) and  Los Angeles (Aisha Astacio)

What organization do you represent? Diasporal Discoveries

What is your job title? Executive Director (Senyah Haynes) & Director of Finance & Organizational Development (Aisha Astacio)

How long has the organization been in existence? 5 years

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Learning Change Agents: Senyah Haynes and Aisha Astacio

Timothy J Jacobs (20) is what most tech industries call an all-rounder. While being a UI/UX designer, Mechanical Engineer, Web Developer and Graphic Designer, he is an avid cyclist. Currently he is Vice President of Design and Development at Fluidity Political Consulting. Jacobs has a volunteering and leadership background centered in the improvement of the Back of the Yards neighborhood (Chicago, Illinois). He also instructs web development workshops at BLUE1647. Working in the creative field for more than five years leaves room for growth and more interesting projects.

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Meet LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel’s Guest Designer: Tim Jacobs

Hi all!  I am so excited to share with you that I will be on Urban Business Roundtable, Saturday, April 9, at 9:00AM on WVON 1690 AM.   I am excited about being interviewed by Ms. Micae Brown.  I will be discussing my business journey and my recent American Small Business Champion recognition.  Tune in and join the conversation.

 

 

 

 

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Learning Dimensions on the Urban Business Roundtable…Tune In.

With great excitement, Learning Dimensions is pleased to announce the winning Learning Change Agent for LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel (Collection I)! After a 10 ten-day public voting round, the Learning Change Agent with the most votes was Jeffery Beckham, Jr.  Mr. Beckham will receive $300.00 (the amount collected during our first collection) to further the transformative work he does in education.   We congratulate Jeffery Beckham, Jr. and thank all of our Learning Change Agents for their commitment to education and transformative learning experiences.  To read Jeffery’s complete interview, click on the link.

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Meet the Winning Learning Change Agent, Jeffery Beckham, Jr.!

I am proud and honored to announce that Learning Dimensions has been chosen as an American Small Business Champion by SCORE and Sam’s Club.

The American Small Business Championship awarded this title to 103 small businesses, two in every state and the District of Columbia, for their dedication to the success of their businesses. The American Small Business Champions each received a $1,000 Sam’s Club gift card, an all-expense-paid trip to a training event, SCORE mentoring for one year, and promotion throughout the year to showcase each Champion’s story. Each Champion is also eligible for one $25,000 grand prize.

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We’ve Been Named An American Small Business Champion by SCOREMentors and SamsClub!

THE TIME HAS COME!

Vote for the Learning Change Agent who should receive a portion of the profits received from LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel, Collection I.

The public voting round is now open to select the Learning Change Agent who will receive the $300.00 collected from LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel’s, Collection I! Vote now (and daily). The public voting round runs from March 21-March 31, 2016. Click on the link to cast your vote.

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The Time Has Come to Vote!

We are so excited! Guess what? The new LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel collection is here!

LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel has a brand new design for our online store hosted by Threadless  (a Chicago-based t-shirt company committed to supporting the artist and educational community that has collaborated with companies such as Gap, Thermos as well as Dell). Click on the link to check it out. Feel free to leave us some feedback in the comments section of this blog post.

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THE NEW LEARNtheBrand IMPACT APPAREL COLLECTION IS HERE!

LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel was able to catch up with LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel’s Design Consultant, Erick “Roho” Garcia.  Erick “Roho” Garcia is a multifaceted artist who uses art to beautify the community. His outlets and inspirations are vast in variation and keen on the beauty of creation. His artwork is collaborative in mediums, from spray painting to acting on stage, mixing music to dancing. He is most well known for his murals. His pieces of work are vibrant and lively. Filled with a mixture of blues, greens and yellows, Garcia implements what he knows onto the canvas, paper or wall he has to work with.

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The Designer Behind LEARNtheBrand Impact Apparel

THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! 

LEARNtheBrand IMPACT APPAREL MOVED ON TO THE FINAL ROUND FOR THE IDEA CAFE 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT!

Due to your votes, we are now 1 of 10 finalists in the Finalists Voting Round for the Idea Cafe 20th Anniversary Grant! Click on the link and vote today! You can only vote ONCE!  The Finalists Voting Round will run from February 29, 2016-March 29, 2016.

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LEARNtheBrand IMPACT APPAREL MOVED ON TO THE FINAL ROUND FOR THE IDEA CAFE 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT!