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Yara Creates Eighteen X ’18 to Encourage Voting!

November 4th will be upon us before we know it. 18-year old Yara Shahidi is much more than an actress. This outspoken beauty is also a ¬†humanitarian and philantrophist understand the importance of voting. Eighteen x ’18 is a creative platform to engage our generation of voters to take action into our own hands and discover the issues that impact us through our own stories and experiences. She created a website devoted specifically to that. The website even has a place to register to vote if you haven’t already done so. There’s honestly no excuse as to why anyone 18 years of age is not registered it doens’t cost anything and as the website states Voter registration time takes an average of two minutes or less to complete.   At 18, teenagers are focused on everything BUT voting ūüó≥. From social media, to hanging out, to shopping etc. it’s very important that she is using her time to get involved. Visit Eighteenx18 for more information To Register to V O T E Eighteenx18¬†https://www.eighteenx18.com/registertovote/ RockTheVote¬†https://www.rockthevote.org/online/

When Blessing Others Becomes a Lifestyle

Five-time MVP and 4x NBA champion Lebron James recently opened, I Promise School a year-round elementary school I Promise will be for low-income and at-risk students in Akron, Ohio. This will be a public school for grades 2-4 this year. In 2019, more grade level 1, 5-8 will be added. Each of the 240 students will receive a bike on their first day of school. James wants to be known as more than an athlete. He wants to target kids at risk of falling behind. according to the LeBron James Family Foundation.