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On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes back Constance Jones, VP of Operations at Houston Minority Supplier Development Council, to talk about the HMSDC Business Expo. We also discuss the 45th anniversary of the organization, making history with the first black female deputy director as chair, and making connection between corporate members and […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes Tammie Lang Campbell, founder of the Honey Hope Brown Foundation. Ms. Campbell is here with some important information for parent’s of students attending Fort Bend ISD and all independent school district. She is calling on parents to complete the 10 Back-to-School assignments to protect their children […]

On this segment of Access Houston KG Smooth welcomes the founders of You Are A Queen and Kings II Kings, Sena Pierre and Kenton Barnes, respectively, along with Ron Jemison Jr. of Franklin Barber & Beauty Institute, to talk about Student Appreciation Day. Theses two non-profits, along with Franklin Barber & Beauty, has teamed up […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes Janice Evans, the Interim Director of Media Management and Public Relations for Houston Community College. Director Evans talks to us about registering for fall classes at HCC. HCC offers more than 100 programs of study including academics, business, cyber security, automotive repair and technology, culinary and […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes Dr. Kelly Brown, the founder of The Texas Teacher Academy.  Dr. Brown serves as Master Teacher for the Texas Teacher Academy.  She shares information regarding the TTA and how the company benefits students, teachers, and school districts as a whole. Our next conversation is a follow […]

This segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcome Alfred Frazier Jr., founder of My Civil Society, along with Dr. Richard Harris and some young women from the program, to tell us all about MCS.  My Civil Society is a movement of professionals who meet to discuss challenges and develop solutions to effect change in under served communities. […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes back Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis. Commissioner Ellis is here to talk about the disparity study and Harris County’s inequality and inclusion problem, and how a disparity study and MWBE program are key tools for developing inclusive economic growth. Our next conversation is with the founder […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes Deondre Moore and Ian Haddock, President and Vice President, respectively, of Impulse Group Houston. The Impulse Group, the LGBT international group of volunteers dedicated to promoting healthier sexual lifestyles, is officially launching its Houston Chapter. I’m Pulsed Group Houston’s launch will span the weekend of August […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes the executive director of Capital IDEA Houston, Michelle Paul. Capital IDEA Houston’s mission is to lift working adults out of poverty and into living wage careers through education. Michelle tells us about the Career My Way: I Choose program at Capital IDEA Houston and let’s us […]

This segment of Access Houston welcomes back educator, philanthropist, play-wright, and founder of Houston Play On Purpose, Ms. Holly Charles.  Holly has brought along with her Dr. Kemi Nurudeen of Houston Fertility Institute, and Mrs. Monica Taylor.  Today we’re talking about infertility in women of color.  This is affected by a large numbers of AA […]

On this segment of Access Houston KG Smooth welcomes Shawna Campbell of I Am So Kate Boutique to talk about the upcoming Influencers & Fashion Brunch that benefits Real Beauty Real Women. Founded in 2010 Real Beauty Real Women (RBRW) was brought to life by filmmaker and human activist Jacquelyn Aluotto. The producer of the […]

On this segment of Access Houston, KG Smooth welcomes owner of Phat Body Gym, and author, John Mitchell. This first timer to the program is here to talk about his book, ‘Finding Your Purpose Through Failures – God is Bigger Than Your Strongest Weakness!’ The book teaches you to embrace your failures that will eventually […]