A black and white photo grid of all 8 of the Local Black Heroes we highlighted in February 2022. In the bottom right hand corner is the Local Black Heroes logo on top of the horizontal BBBS logo.

Local Black Heroes Round-Up 2022

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Throughout Black History Month, Big Brothers Big Sisters celebrated local Black heroes and Black-owned businesses and organizations.

https://www.bbbsmi.org/2022/03/03/local-black-heroes-round-up-2022/

On the left: "Celebrating Local Black Heroes" on top of the name "Gwendolyn Hooker," on top of the BBBS logo. On the right, Gwendolyn stands, arms crossed and wearing a black dress, smiling at the camera.

Celebrating Local Black Heroes: Gwendolyn Hooker

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Gwendolyn Hooker is the CEO and Founder of Helping Other People Exceed (HOPE) Thru Navigation. She is also the Owner of HMG Navigation & Planning, LLC. Through her life’s work, Hooker is an advocate for social justice with a story of defying the odds.

https://www.bbbsmi.org/2022/02/21/celebrating-local-black-heroes-gwendolyn-hooker/