August Recipients

ADDICTIVE MATH INC. 

Addictive Math Inc. owned by Jamila Robinson and Christopher Robinson is located in Suwanee, Georgia. It is a homework help and affordable tutoring center for K-12th grade students. They are now offering private, one-on-one, online sessions to help students stay ahead. Addictive Math Inc utilizes an interactive online platform to engage each student. They tutor students in Mathematics, Science, Reading, and Language Arts.

Due to COVID-19, Addictive Math had to close their physical location in Suwanee, Georgia and move online. Throughout the summer, they offered a pay-what-you-can model to assist families in need.

HAIR COLOUR STUDIO SCALP THERAPY CLINIC LLC

Hair Colour Studio ScalpTherapyClinic owned by Theresa Mosely is located in Manassa, Virginia. At Hair Colour Studio Scalp Therapy Clinic they concentrate on a

healthy scalp and hair whether they color, cut, relax and detox the hair and scalp. They even offer hair loss treatments by their Trichologist. They are a very unique brand serving the Northern Virginia Community and are constantly looking for new techniques to improve the services offered. Due to COVID-19, their business has been closed for two months.

MARSH & MANE, LLC

Marsh & Mane, LLC owned by Jenea Robinson is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Marsh + Mane is a beauty supply boutique that provides a unique shopping experience for women of color. After repeatedly being mistreated at traditional beauty supply stores, Jenea decided she wanted to create a safe haven for women who looked like her to be able to shop for their beauty items without the fear of being followed or disrespected. Marsh + Mane is that haven. They help their customers find the best products for their hair in addition to offering workshops, DIY classes for the community & more. Due to COVID-19, they had to close for three months resulting in falling behind on expenses.

LAW OFFICE OF SAIKON GBEHAN, LLC

Law Office of Saikon Gbehan, LLC owned by Saikon Gbehan Isijola, is located in Providence, Rhode Island. Since 2010, the primary focus of this business has been to provide legal representation, advice and support to immigrants and foreigners who seek immigration benefits or relief. In addition, Saikon also represents individuals who have suffered losses as a result of being in an accident. Due to COVID-19, clientele has decreased drastically. Moving the operation to a remote work from home style has caused a strain on the ability to continue servicing existing and prospective clients.
 

STRAIGHT LINE LAW, PLLC

Straight Line Law owned by Gianelli Latorre-Henley, is located in Jacksonville, Florida. Straight Line Law provides U.S. immigration legal services. They focus their services completely on providing efficient immigration help and easy to understand advice on any immigration matter.  Whether the goal is United States citizenship or a visa, they offer a complete array of legal services to help achieve a favorable outcome. Their staff is diverse with over twenty years of immigration legal experience, and bilingual, offering services in both English and Spanish. They want to help you continue the life that you have worked so hard to build and keep families together. Due to COVID-19, USCIS has placed a hold on immigration matters. There’s also been a decrease in new and incoming clients while current clients have not been able to make payments. The loss of jobs and hold on immigration matters have been making it difficult for Straight Line Law to keep up with the new adjustments while still trying to help those in need.

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