• Bravado Goals

    Elizabeth Keckley

    Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley was born a slave in Virginia in 1818, she was forced to be a nursemaid for an infant at only 4 years old. Her mother was a house slave, her father the slave...
    February 21, 2018 46 0
  • Black Voices

    John Hope Bryant

    “We’ve got to be radical about a new agenda” Growing up in the Compton and South Central areas of Los Angeles at the height of the Black Power movement, John Hope Bryant understood the importance of...
    October 25, 2017 199 0
  • Staff Writer

    Jessica Wright – Staff Writer

    Jessica is a freelance writer who uses her voice to challenge the status quo. Her writing encourages readers to do the same by presenting alternative thought provoking views on  issues related to politics, race relations and...
    October 13, 2017 167 0
  • Black Voices

    Kristen Clarke

    “Investigating reverse discrimination at a moment when white supremacist are marching in the streets is deeply troubling”   As President and Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Kristen Clarke is tasked with...
    October 11, 2017 341 0
  • Bravado Goals

    Millenial Mayor

        “Thank you for opening up another door for me, giving me the opportunity to lead in the city that made me the man that I am today. I will be an advocate for my...
    October 5, 2017 210 0
  • Black Voices

    Youth Crusader

    “Sometimes you just have to pull the young men to the side to see if u are able to help their GROWTH”   If you happen down the Ave in CrownHeights Brooklyn or South Jamaica Queens...
    September 14, 2017 214 0
  • Bravado Goals

    Professional Black Girl

    Dr. Yaba Blay ...Read More
    September 9, 2017 426 0
  • Bravado Goals

    Skin Fix by Dana

    Brooklyn based esthetician Dana Danes was recently inspired to branch off on her own with the opening of Skin Fix by Dana. “I got fed up with helping build other people’s dreams and not work hard at...
    February 5, 2017 712 0
  • Bravado Goals

    I’m Most Proud To Be A Black Man

      David Delancy III is the owner of One Day Come Construction, Inc in Tallahassee, Florida. A graduate of the University of Southern Florida, David parlayed his years of experience in the construction industry to open...
    January 15, 2017 714 0
  • Bravado Goals

    Following Your Passion May Not Be Easy, But Its Worth It

    I made a decision to become a psychotherapist, I knew it wouldn’t be easy but I was determined. In 2013 I graduated with my Masters of Science degree! I’m currently working towards my professional license, LMHC...
    July 6, 2016 941 0

About us

Black Bravado is improving the state of people of color in America by shifting the narrative on what it means to be Black and excellent. Here, everyday people share their goals, accomplishments and stories of perseverance creating a community that incites us to act.

bra·va·do : a bold , swaggering display of courage.


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