Media Coverage

Since 2018, El Paso Young Black Leaders has continued to make headlines throughout the Sun City.

El Paso Beat Interview

El Paso Young Black Leaders' President Tamieka Henry and Vice President Re'Aunna Henderson spoke with El Paso Beat host Richard Genera to share the organizations accomplishments and the impact their work is having on the El Paso community.

Link: https://player.fm/series/the-el-paso-beat/el-paso-young-black-leaders-tamieka-henry-and-reaunna-henderson-share-about-the-accomplishments-of-their-org-and-the-impact-theyre-working-to-bring-to-el-paso

El Paso's historic Black community produced nationally recognized leaders despite rampant discrimination. Their fight for equality continues today. By: Monica Uribe

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Roneice Hines was featured in this article: https://www.elpasotimes.com/in-depth/news/2021/03/30/meet-black-leaders-emerged-el-paso-texas-hispanic-majority-city/4578132001/

El Paso Young Black Leaders discuss Juneteenth event for 2021

El Paso Young Black Leader Member Tess English sat down with Wake Up El Paso to discuss our Juneteenth Collaboration event with the El Paso Chihuahuas.

Watch here: https://fb.watch/6ex04LGKwh/

Women's Health and Wellness Summit

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Health and Wellness Director, Re'Aunna Henderson spoke about the importance of the summit.

Link: https://www.ktsm.com/local/el-paso-young-black-leaders-to-host-free-virtual-womens-health-and-wellness-summit/

Black History Month Special February 26, 2021

KTSM News Channel 9 hosted a Black History Month segment to share prominent and inspiring Black stories in the Borderland. EPYBL Co-Founder and President, Tamieka Henry, was featured in the special:

https://youtu.be/cqgPjz1gVMU

El Paso Young Black Leaders set to raise awareness for women's health

El Paso Young Black Leaders spoke with the Utep Prospector to promote to Spring 2021 Women's Health and Wellness Summit:

El Paso Inc.Q&A with Tamieka Henry

President Tamieka Henry sat down with El Paso Inc. to discuss leadership, Black El Paso and the future and success of El Paso Young Black Leaders:


Link: http://www.elpasoinc.com/news/q_and_a/q-as/article_f60f64ec-4daa-11eb-b83d-2fd30ce5f62e.html

KTSM News: Technology Scholarship Initiative Give Away Day

El Paso Young Black Leaders donates iPads to students:

KTSM News: Technology Scholarship Initiative

The El Paso Young Black Leaders is rewarding high school students who have made a difference in the community through volunteering by giving them an iPad:

https://www.ktsm.com/community/el-paso-young-black-leaders-to-give-away-ipads-to-high-school-students-who-volunteer/

Talking Nonprofits with Tephanie Podcast

El Paso Young Black Leaders President Tamieka Henry, discussed the past, present and future of El Paso Young Black Leaders:

El Paso Young Black Leaders Group Fuels Opportunity

With the support of the city and its military and civilian workforces, EPYBL could help make El Paso a hot destination of Southwest America for black professionals, in line with other major cities in Texas:

Mija, Yes You Can Blog Post

El Paso Young Black Leaders President Tamieka Henry, discussed Black Lives Matter and the future of racism education and awareness in El Paso:

El Paso's Black-owned Businesses get a boost in 2020

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Community Outreach Coordinator Kellie Evans spoke with UTEP's Prospector Daily:

El Pasoan's hope race relations relations, police treatment improve as nation mourns George Floyd

El Paso Young Black Leaders provide El Paso Times comments on George Floyd tragedy:

KFOX TV: El Pasoans react to Juneteenth

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Community Outreach Chair, Charquevia Mobley spoke with KFOX TV to discuss the importance of Juneteenth:

Black Wall Street Showcase/ El Paso Chamber

During the last week of August, the El Paso Chamber teamed up with the El Paso Young Black Leaders to host the Black Wall Street Showcase:

El Paso Chamber Forum: Attracting and Retaining Young Black Professionals

The El Paso Chamber is hosting a forum entitled "Attracting and Retaining Black Professionals". The forum will be held on Thursday, February 20th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Hotel Indigo, 325 North Kansas in Downtown El Paso:

Black-Owned Business and Entrepreneurship

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Community Outreach Coordinator participated in a discussion hosted by the El Paso Chamber:

Engage Summit- 2nd Opening and Breaking Barriers

El Paso Young Black Leaders' Business Development Chair, Jason Chambers participated in Young Leaders Society Engage Summit for 2020: