COCONUT GROVE (CBSMiami) – In another edition of Women to Watch, Trend Tracker® Tara Gilani spent the day at a summer camp with one of South Florida’s most respected women—Tracy Wilson Mourning. Tracy Mourning is the wife of former Heat player Alonzo Mourning, a recent inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame. But Tracy Mourning’s claim to fame isn’t being a famous, or infamous, basketball wife, it’s her beloved girls’ […]
For almost 20 years, former Heat center Alonzo Mourning has quietly been donating his time and money to local causes close to his heart in the South Florida area. Now, it’s time for him to go global. On Friday, at the Overtown Youth Center he helped build, Mourning was named an ambassador for the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, a worldwide non-profit organization that provides financial support for projects that […]
A dazzling array of talented women leaders led by BET’s President, Debra Lee joined Honey Shine in Miami. They met, engaged and mentored young girls from the local communities led by Tracy Wilson-Mourning; founder of Honey Shine mentoring Program. This presentation was filmed by Cameron C. Lesesne and directed by Tony C. Lesesne.
Embodying her credo of “Be Comfortable Being You,” Mourning founded the Honey Shine mentoring program in 2002 as a way to make a difference in the lives of young girls by pairing them with female role models in the community. Through a combination of classroom training, spiritual education and collaborative experiences, Honey Shine’s goal is to empower young women and create future leaders in our communities, fulfilling the organization’s mission […]
Tracy Wilson Mourning is a mentor, designer, broadcast journalist, motivational speaker, soon-to-be published author, loving mother and wife. She is a Howard University graduate who majored in Broadcast Journalism. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, Tracy is a proud resident of the South Florida community. She has dedicated herself to the young women of the Honey Shine Mentoring Program, a program of Alonzo Mourning Charities, which […]
When we pray to the Lord, we are comforted, knowing that He hears our prayers. But Tracy Wilson Mourning, founder of the Honey Shine Mentoring Program, challenges believers to do more than go to God with our problems, our thoughts, our hopes, and our dreams. She challenges us to listen with our hearts to what the Lord wants us to do. Listening is what the wife of famed basketball star […]
By Aaron Glickman “It’s very important for young women to know who they are and to be comfortable in that truth,” says Tracy Mourning, founder of the Honey Shine Mentoring Program, a program of the Alonzo Mourning Charities. Founded in 2002, the Honey Shine Mentoring Program provides positive experiences that nurture the mind, body and soul of young women in at-risk situations by enlightening their paths and creating balance in […]
Miami, FL—On Friday, July 31, 2015 Honey Shine, Inc.’s mentees were welcomed to the Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne by the women of the ColorComm Conference. The ColorComm Conference (shortened as C2) is designed as a business conference and retreat for women of color in communications. Programs and topics were presented by leaders in the communications industry, and designed to provide an open forum for women in the field to come […]
Campers and Staff spent six weeks on a journey filled with light, love and learning. In its ninth year, Camp Honey Shine has grown to include full-time instruction in the Arts; in the ares of dance, music, and theater. In addition to robust cultural arts programming, Honey Shine has increased the level of Academic Support offered to Campers to directly combat summer retention loss. With the variety of hands-on learning activities […]
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