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Empowering stories that serve to connect South Florida’s black community

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 at 02:33 PM EDT

Beauty Initiative Helps Families in Need

Beauty Initiative Helps Families in Need

Beauty Initiative founder Ashley Eubanks talks about helping struggling families with hygienic supplies. Now, she's sponsoring a free laundry day for a group of families in need.

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 12:09 PM EDT

Bill Would Make Former Felons Pay Court Fees Before Voting

Bill Would Make Former Felons Pay Court Fees Before Voting

In November, Floridians approved the restoration of voting rights to more than a million former felons. But state lawmakers are now proposing a bill that would limit the number of people who get to vote.

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 04:29 PM EDT

Nipsey Hussle's Death Reignites Talk About Giving Back

Nipsey Hussle's Death Reignites Talk About Giving Back

The death of rapper Nipsey Hussle reignited the conversation about the need to save forgotten Black communities. Jawan Strader talks to the founder of Miami-based Slip N Slide Records and...

Friday, Apr 5, 2019 at 05:30 PM EDT

Young Florida Boy Saves Siblings From Deadly Disease

Young Florida Boy Saves Siblings From Deadly Disease

An 8-year-old central Florida boy saves his siblings from sickle cell disease through a bone marrow transplant. Amanda Ober reports.

Monday, Apr 1, 2019 at 02:07 PM EDT

Teens and Mental Health

Teens and Mental Health

As the Parkland community reels from the loss of two MSD students who died by suicide, Jawan Strader talks to MSD student and mental health advocate Kai Koerber along with psychiatrist Delvena Thomas about ways...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 05:25 PM EDT

Student Gets Accepted into 31 Colleges, $1M in Scholarships

Student Gets Accepted into 31 Colleges, $1M in Scholarships

A high school senior in Birmingham, Alabama has been accepted to 31 colleges and universities. Benjamin Holmes says he applied to 50 colleges and got offered $1.3 million in scholarship money. He's been working...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 at 01:46 PM EDT

Young South Florida Dancer in Need of Bone Marrow Transplant

Young South Florida Dancer in Need of Bone Marrow Transplant

A young South Florida dancer is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant due to a sudden, unexplained rare blood disorder. The Boynton Beach family remains hopeful, even after losing another child to heart...

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 05:35 PM EDT

One on One with Dyma Loving

One on One with Dyma Loving

NBC 6 anchor Jawan Strader sat down with Dyma Loving and her attorney Justin Moore to discuss Loving's rough arrest by a Miami-Dade police officer

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 01:49 PM EDT

Howard U Students Volunteer During Spring Break in Miami

Howard U Students Volunteer During Spring Break in Miami

A group of Howard University students traded parties for volunteering during their Spring Break in South Florida.

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 02:07 PM EDT

One-on-One Interview with Broward Sup Runcie

One-on-One Interview with Broward Sup Runcie

NBC 6 anchor Jawan Strader sat down with Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie for an extended interview on the crucial school board vote, consoling Parkland families and the race debate during the...

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"Voices with Jawan Strader" provides analysis of social issues impacting South Florida’s black community and highlights people in the community making a difference.
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