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National Youth Pride Services is the parent company of RizeUp Magazine! Did you know, as a policy, NYPS does not accept government money, instead funds 100% of what it does nationally and internationally through donations from supporters like you? A tradition that is 7 years old!   Every week of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10 I’ll be…

50 Trendsetters To Watch #3: Wesley Thomas

I am originally from Philadelphia, PA. I spent most of my life there until about 2014. when I made the decision to relocate to the DMV (Washington, DC. Maryland, Virginia). I’m quickly approaching 30, and pretty excited about it. To say that I am a nerd is an understatement, and I embrace my passion for…

Socially Forward: Black Gifted & Whole Empowers Youth to #RiseUp At HBCU’s

Our Socially Forward spotlight for our Winter 2016 edition is an amazing organization founded by amazing people. This section of our magazine is dedicated to highlighting people who are doing things that are socially forward, who are spending more time building than blaming others – and of course winners who are helping others win. We…

50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win: #19 Roshaunda Hall

National Youth Pride Services is pleased to announce it’s Third Annual list of 50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win. At NYPS we teach and believe that winners are those who help others win. We asked our members from all over the country to go out and interview 50 people, of their choosing, who they…

50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win: #9 Ryann Holmes

National Youth Pride Services is proud to announce it’s Third Annual list of 50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win on our national magazine RizeUp1! We used our national membership of youth and young adults across the U.S. to come up with the list and we are excited to see who they are not only watching, but learning…

50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win: #8 Staci Michelle Yandle

National Youth Pride Services is proud to announce it’s Third Annual list of 50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win on our national magazine RizeUp1! We used our national membership of youth and young adults across the U.S. to come up with the list and we are excited to see who they are not only watching, but learning…

50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win: #7 Skyler Cooper

National Youth Pride Services is proud to announce it’s Third Annual list of 50 Winners Who Are Helping Others Win on our national magazine RizeUp1! We used our national membership of youth and young adults across the U.S. to come up with the list and we are excited to see who they are not only watching, but learning…