Mocha Girl of the Week: Jarryn Mercer

Jarryn is a Mocha Girl on a Mission because she received a Masters of Science in Education from Old Dominion University and a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies from Southern Connecticut State University. She is currently working on her second Masters degree in Public Administration. Jarryn aspires to start her own non-profit organization in the next couple of years Continue reading...

Mocha Girl of the Week: Kay Holmes

The last 10 years have probably been my most difficult. In these few short years I've lost a job I loved, divorced, faced foreclosure on my home, lost my car, filed a bankruptcy and was diagnosed with a chronic muscle disorder. All of these things took both an emotional and physical toll on me. Continue reading...

Mocha Girl of the Week: Sarah Smith

I have finally overcame my fear of pursuing a new career path. Since I graduated from Kutztown University in 2008, I have been working retail. Going from job to job seeking to earn more money but I wasn't happy. Working long hours and physically and emotionally tired. I wanted out. Continue reading...