So many of the folks we work with have multidimensional stories. They often aren’t just working on a single project, business or mission – instead they are often involved in so many things all at once and so we often wonder about what they themselves hope their legacy will be about. We’ve shared some of their responses with you below.

Chiquita Hawthorne | Owner & Photographer for Mid July Photography

A legacy is the sum of all you have done. It is your actions, your deeds, and your contributions to others. It’s how you are remembered by those who knew you best. Legacy is a person’s life story told in the words of their friends and family. It reflects their accomplishments, challenges, failures and triumphs – both small and large – over time as they grow from children into adults. It shows that each person has a unique path through life that makes them uniquely themselves. Read more>>

Roshi Day | La Bonita Jefa

I would like my legacy to be that I am somebody people can count on to elevate them. Whether it be in beauty, business, skincare, or cannabis. I want to be remembered as a pioneer in my lane. I want to encourage young people to follow the path to freedom no matter what. Even when it’s hard, especially when it’s hard. Read more>>

Crystal Djordjevich | Farm rescue owner

GeorgiaVich Farms takes pride in creating a safe happy place for all animals. Whether they learn to be loved with us or live out the rest of their lives being loved by us, we are happy to share their journey and help others by spreading the joy they bring. The small batch goat milk product business helps us feed these fur babies as well as shares the benefits of goat milk skin care with others. We are blessed with the support of our community to help us keep this farm rescue alive! Read more>>

RAJABU BARAKA GUGA | Photographer & Videographer

I want my legacy to be that I created a better life and future for my family and friends. That through my success I gave them the opportunity to pursue their dreams and creative endeavors. I would hope that I am remembered for the joy I brought to people, by memories I helped capture. I want people to remember the feeling of pride, happiness, and sense of beauty and appreciation of self whenever I showed them a photo or video project. Read more>>