Motherhood is difficult. We all love it, but let’s face it: it has a lot of challenges. Single motherhood with no education or career prospects is almost unimaginable.
Deanna Jordan comes from one of the roughest areas in the nation: Compton, California. Long known for it’s gang culture, the area is slowly emerging from the stereotype, thanks in large part to people like Deanna, who has not only worked to earn her education while raising three kids, she’s also giving back to the community by emphasizing education for as many Compton’s kids as she can. [Continue reading]