Vonettia Calloway

A Light in This World: Vonettia Calloway

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Founder of The Black Vegan Experience (theblackveganexperience.com), Vonettia Calloway is a Biblical Christian, a mom, an exceptional middle school science teacher, and the wife of a U.S. Army combat veteran who suffers from PTSD. She wrote a beautiful children’s coloring book, My Color Is Coconut, about biracial children, in memory of a little girl named Aniyah who was proud to say, “My color is coconut.” Aniyah lost her life in a house fire and Vonettia wrote the book in memory of this child and as a gift to her parents. The proceeds go to the family and other families who have lost children. And you’ll discover in this episode how this woman is a gift to everyone who encounters her.

About our guest

Vonettia Calloway is an Educator, Event Organizer, Director of the nonprofit Committee of Consciousness, and author of My Color is Coconut by Vonettia CallowayMy Color Is Coconut raising awareness of Biracial and Blended Families in her lift to marginalized communities.

Website: http://www.theblackveganexperience.com

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Pretend that you live in a society in which women are valued more as time goes by, and create a mini-culture around you of people who actually do that.

—from Younger by the Day

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