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Professional Black Girl (Season 2) New Orleans Baby!

A project in New Orleans, LA by Yaba Blay

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The Professional Black Girl web series celebrates everyday, round-the-way #BlackGirlMagic, this time in New Orleans!
Backers: 629
Average Pledge Per Backer: $75

Funded: $46,985 of $25,000
Dates: Jan 15th -> Feb 13th (30 days)
Project By: Yaba Blay
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February 12th - via:
LET'S TALK REWARDS! THE #ProfessionalBlackGirl playlist curated by 9th Wonder For your generous donation of $20, you’ll receive access to THE #ProfessionalBlackGirl playlist curated by the #GOAT 9th Wonder! Not your average pair of bamboo earrings... (Read More)


February 12th - via:
Happy Lundi Gras y'all! It's the day before Mardi Gras which means our campaign is almost over! Here's a sweet little reminder that your credit card will be charged TOMORROW at 11:59pm, so if you need to move some things around and get that balance... (Read More)

$40K and 7 days to go!!

February 6th - via:
Hey y’all! We officially passed the $40K mark today! We have 7 days to reach our stretch goal of $50K. If we were able to raise $25K in 60 hours, we can raise another $10K in 7 days! Check out this quick piece from our good friends at Hello... (Read More)

Professional Black Girl Season Two Kickstarter

February 6th - via:
Help Dr. Yaba Blay take PBG on the road for season two. “While we’re out here celebrating the Michelle Obamas and Serena Williams of the world, we were forgetting just who they were before they became who they are,” she says of the series. (Read More)


February 1st - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

EXCLUSIVE PBG T-Shirt Design by Veronica Marché

January 24th - via:
 I am TOO HYPED that Veronica Marché is creating the EXCLUSIVE t-shirt design for #ProfessionalBlackGirl Season 2. Available ONLY through our Kickstarter campaign ($100 pledge) until Feb 13th! Get yours! 💁🏾 This isn’t our final design -... (Read More)


January 19th - via:
Hey y'all! EVERYBODY'S talking about our Kickstarter campaign! Ok, maybe not EVERYBODY, but the streets is watching! We just got that shiny "Projects We Love" badge from Kickstarter! Of course they love us - what other campaigns are offering bamboo... (Read More)


January 18th - via:
TEAM US! I am still riding on high. I am AMAZED at the beauty of my community and I am so very THANKFUL. And I'm also HYPED. And DETERMINED. We still have 26 days to raise money - let's go get it! I have set a new "stretch goal" of $50K - double the... (Read More)

60 HOURS - 100% FUNDED!!!

January 17th - via:
60 hours in and we are FULLY FUNDED! $25K in THREE DAYS?! Y'all. WHAT?! YOU ARE AMAZING! THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH! What a POWERFUL statement WE are making about Black women and girls and our EVERYDAY JOY! We *deserve* JOY. Season 2 is going to be... (Read More)

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