Community Voices: Black History Month special edition featuring #FNLFam
As part of JD | Finish Line’s commitment to act against racism, bigotry, hate and violence, we have focused on our responsibility to being a better ally.
Each week, our Community Voices program works to highlight and amplify Black voices within our community on Instagram Live with a guest who helps us dive into important topics about the #BlackLivesMatter movement. You can find all episodes here.
For the first week of Black History Month 2021, we have welcomed JD Finish Line employees onto the program to speak on issues that are important to them.
Episode 32: #FNLFam member Chibunna Belonwu joins us to speak about mental health in the Black and Brown community
Episode 33: #FNLFam member Rebekah Antwan joins us to discuss the importance of social justice
Episode 34: #FNLFam member Greg Newsome joins us to discuss the importance of advocating for children in sport
Episode 35: #FNLFam member Kasey Jackson discusses a program that provides youth with mentorship and leadership development
Episode 36: #FNLFam member Jihad Metts speaks to the importance of using music as an outlet for positive thinking and empowerment