Unlikely Friendship: Michelle & Jessica

Unlikely Friendship: Michelle & Jessica

Jessica Dunleavy, 37, and Michelle Black White, 53, of the Junior League of Louisville (JLL). Jessica: “We had daily calls that touched our core — she became someone I could trust.” Michelle: “Our conversations helped to digest the experience of the [Racial Equity]...
Unlikely Friendship: Rosie & Tamika

Unlikely Friendship: Rosie & Tamika

Tamika Gidron, 40, and Rozella Durham, 60, met each other working at Rivers Edge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Tamika: “She supported me [at first] without even knowing me.” Rosie: “She still says some smart things for a young  one!”  ...
Unlikely Friendship: Deon & Marci

Unlikely Friendship: Deon & Marci

The friendship of Deon Stokes, 39, and her real estate agent Marci Wilson-Bates, 50, grew during the laborious process of securing the perfect home for Deon. Deon: “She showed me 120 homes — and still wanted to be my friend!” Marci: “I just love this city,...
Unlikely Friendship: Renee & Kisa

Unlikely Friendship: Renee & Kisa

Friends Kisa Hoeltke and Renee Reithel started a podcast called Two Mamas and a Mustard Seed that is dedicated to engaging in difficult conversations about race in America. Renee: “I learned a lot despite a bit of discomfort. But, if I don’t lean in, I’ll never...