Tanesha Ash-Shakoor



Voices of Color

About Tanesha

What is your business/idea?

Domestic Violence Non-Profit

What inspired you to start a business?

I am a domestic violence survivor

How did you get to the point you are today with this business/idea?

I lived it, felt it, wrote it down and did the 501c3 paperwork to begin the journey of my vision.

What is your vision for the future of your business?

To be the domestic violence hub for the state of Michigan. The one-stop resource center for survivors.

What goals do you hope the One and All program will help you achieve?

Specifically strategic planning, financial partnership tools, development of a solid board.

Is there anything else you would like to share about yourself?

Voices of Color is me and I am Voices of Color. I have been purposed to do the work and I need the gifts given to others and that haven’t been activated within me to flourish.


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