Angela Patton, Founder of Camp Diva, is Helping Teens Grow Into Strong, Entrepreneurial Women

Angela Patton, Founder of Camp Diva, is Helping Teens Grow Into Strong, Entrepreneurial Women

Beyoncè may have sung that “a diva is a female version of a hustler,” but Angela Patton, the founder and CEO of Camp Diva, has a new lease on the term.

“What our philosophy is, is that every girl who comes into our program is divine,” she told HuffPost Live’s Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani. “And what our vision is, is to help nurture that potential within each girl.”

The camp , which is based in Richmond, Va., hosts predominantly African-American girls from low income areas and strives to impart such skills as “healthy eating habits, financial management” and exercise practices like yoga.

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Source: Black Voices

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