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'LHHATL' Star Helps Over 500 Women Start Businesses During COVID-19

Black women uplifting other Black women during this time is beyond admirable. Sierra Gates, reality star of VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” and owner of The Glam Shop in Atlanta, has been known to show her support for other women entrepreneurs. Now she wants to use her platform to spotlight rising Black women entrepreneurs. Her motivation for this initiative is her desire to inspire others who have encountered their own obstacles to level up. Gates herself has dealt with homelessness, teenage pregnancy, amongst other odds stacked against her, but she was able to use her business mindset to rise above it and she wants to encourage other women to do the same. In light of COVID-19, Gates has been using her beauty business expertise to usher Black women into entrepreneurship by teaching them micro-blading beauty practices, offering access to vendors as they purchase products to sell online, as well as a variety of courses, Black Enterprise reports . According to Gates, she’s been in...

Njera Perkins

Jun 9, 2020