As we reflect on today’s King holiday and the upcoming Black History Month, it’s important not only to remember what our civil rights heroes did for the world, but also how each of us can take their philosophies even further. For Spelman alum Chelsea Williams, that means using her background in financial services to mentor youth in money management. Similarly, Clark Atlanta University alum and author Kevin Y. Brown says he draws from Nelson Mandela’s commitment and resilience in and out of prison for his own work as a motivational speaker.
Watch Williams and Brown tell their stories in The Urban Daily exclusive video above.