From it inception in 2006, Beverly Bond Lays has provided a foundation, a model, a vision for the building, empowering, uplifting of women of color. Beverly states, “Black Girls Rock is to inspire all women of color to take charge of their Image, their Dignity, and their Impact on the World“.
From the heart of Beverly Bond Lays, Black Girls Rock is a visual reminder for women of color – particularly black women to:
1. Love Who You ARe
2. Define Who YOU Are
3. Be YOUR BEST Self
4. BE A Leader, not a Follower
This year’s Black Girls Rock Awards showcase was held this past Saturday night (October 13) in New York at Loews Paradise Theatre. The full 2 hour episode of the awards show will be aired by BET on Sunday, November 4th. Black Girls Rock Awards showcase, hosted by Tracee Ellie Ross and Regina King, features an emPowered line up of beautiful Impactful Women of Color such as Janalle Monae, Kerry Washington, LaLa Anthony, Keisha Cole, Taraji P. Henson, Ciara, Megan Good, Eva Longoria, India Arie, Brandy, and MORE………
Be sure to tune in because everyday from San Diego, CA to Atlanta, GA to Seattle, WA to Bangor,ME throughout the African Diaspora and the World – BLACK GIRLS ROCK!