BLACK HISTORY MONTH IS CELEBRATING HER! ON CAFÉ MOCHA
Radio Show spotlights women making strives Past and Present
With #CelebrateHer Series
CHICAGO, IL. (February 4, 2015) – The Café Mocha™ radio show kicks off Black History Month with an innovative series honoring women entitled #CelebrateHer. The radio vignettes recognize African American women from the Civil Rights movement to today’s female trailblazers who are making a difference in their respective fields from entertainment to technology.
Featured in the series are actress, dancer, choreographer, director Debbie Allen, Ebony Fashion Fair founder and director the late Eunice Johnson, musical prodigy Janelle Monae, NBC “Today Show” Co-Anchor Tamron Hall, first ever African American Cinderella on Broadway,KeKe Palmer, Black Girls Code founder Kimberly Bryant, leader and strategist of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee featured in the movie Selma, Diane Nash and well-known civil rights activist and mentor to Rosa Parks, Ella Baker (deceased).
Café Mocha™ creator and executive producer Sheila Eldridge comments, “We are honored to profile women who have been and are on the frontline of making history; several may not have been heard of but truly deserve recognition.” The series will air in such key markets as Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Washington, D.C and Richmond, VA.
#CelebrateHer vignettes will be complimented by features on the show’s social media platforms and CafeMochaRadio.com. XFINITY®, from Comcast joins Café Mocha by honoring Black Innovators and entertainers making a difference today at www.CelebrateBlackTV.com.
About Café Mocha Radio: Café Mocha was built on the concept of women helping other women to grow through shared experiences and information. Known as ‘radio from a woman’s perspective’ the show is syndicated in over 25 markets and available on Sirius/XM. Hosted by hip-hop legend MC Lyte, actress/comedienne Loni Love and broadcast veteran Angelique Perrin and actress Nicole Ari Parker, this high-energy, two-hour show format features the latest in urban music, lively chats from an unabashedly women’s perspective, no-holds barred advice and exclusive interviews with top performers, celebrities, politicians and civic leaders.