We’ve Been Spotted…

WXXI’s Need to Know with Hélène Biandudi Hofer

Advocates for recreational cannabis say it will be a money-maker for New York and an opportunity to launch new business, small and large. It's estimated that legalizing weed in New York could generate more than $1.7 billion in sales each year.

Roc Girl Panel: Race & Entrepreneurship

Panel Moderator

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“Sarah hands it over to Martissa, who beautifully highlights that privilege is more than just race. She pushes the audience to think about how we can all create more space for those who don’t walk as easily in the world as we do. We’re essentially being told to keep an open mind and an open heart as we turn towards the topic of race and entrepreneurship.”




Rochester Brainery

Martissa Williams’ ‘Nekkid’ Brings Together Yoga, Clothing, And Community

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“We can’t heal our country, our world, we can’t find world peace unless there is individual peace. We are super interconnected and interdependent,” says Williams. “There is no being in your own personal turmoil and sharing peace with others. Yoga is where you can come and find some sort of internal peace.”



WXXI’s Need to Know with Hélène Biandudi Hofer

Can combining literature and yoga promote a healed self and an empowered community? Two Rochester women say it’s possible and they explain how they’re doing it.