Crowning the incomparable P.Withers!

Hi all! I got the fun chance of giving radio personality Precious “P.Withers” of the P.Withers Experience a real crowning moment last night on WVON!

I was on a show exploring the topic of ethnic women, beauty, media, and stereotypes. I had a great time and also got to speak a bit about the empowerment that the Miss Black USA Organization provides young women of color:)

So, we are now less than a month away from the National pageant! Truly surreal feeling after having been on this journey for about a year. Let’e go Illinois!

If you would like to help, there are plenty of ways. Let’s highlight 3 ways here:

1. Vote Illinois for Miss Black USA’s “People’s Choice”!
http://www.missblackusa.org/delegates.html

2. Donate towards #TeamIllinois!
http://www.gofundme.com/imani4mbusa2012

3. Follow Me on Twitter: @Officialimanij
https://twitter.com/OfficialImaniJ

Imani Josey

Imani is a writer from Chicago, Illinois. After graduating Howard University in Washington, DC, Imani received her Masters from Northwestern University. Sometime during all of that studying, she danced professionally for the Chicago Bulls as a (Luvabulls) cheerleader, and won the titles of Miss Chicago and Miss Cook County for the Miss America Organization, as well as Miss Black Illinois USA. Read her short story “North” in the forthcoming Hidden Youth anthology, out November 2016 by Crossed Genres.

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