Brown Girl Achievements
As we serve our community we focus on providing support and a safe place to grow for our brown girls. We are very proud of the work that we do and appreciate the recognition from the community.
Recognized by Columbus City Council for our commitment to mentoring and improving the lives of young ladies in Central Ohio and beyond.
Recipient of the Central Ohio National Association Of Negro Business and Professional Woman's President's Award
Co-Founder and Director of Brown Girls Mentoring, Dr. Rolanda Beacham (Aka Ms.Ro) received her honorary doctorate degree. Congratulations!
Brown Girls Mentoring Program was the Recipient of the Franklin County Soar Award for 2019
Joyce Beatty Congressional Recognition
Congress woman Joyce Beatty of the Ohio 3rd Congressional District presented the award to the Brown Girls Mentoring program. The award was presented during the BGM annual Mother's Day Brunch and recognizes the programs dedication to educating and fellowship with brown girls in the East Columbus area.
Top MBE 2019
OhioMBE is Ohio's largest black owned business newspaper. Brown Girls Mentoring was the recipient of the 2019 Top MBE award in Columbus Ohio. OhioMBE recognizes black businesses who have done exceptional work with in the community. This year's event was held at the Columbus Zoo in January of 2020.
Recipient Of Funding From City Council
The city council Commission on Brown Girls focuses on girls between the ages of 11-22 and was created to help the city develop a better understanding of the issues impacting Black girls in our community and to provide recommendations to enhance their quality of life. Since its inception in July 2018, The Commission has participated in fact-finding presentations regarding issues impacting Black Girls - hearing from subject matter experts on topics such as physical health, behavioral health, education, juvenile justice, child welfare, social media, and programs for Black girls and more. In 2019, council-member Priscilla Tyson sponsored Brown Girls Mentoring as one of the recipients for funding.