Chiwishi is the Founder & Director of Five Loaves & Two Fish Unlimited- HERO Inc. aka HERO.
HERO is the Philly anchor that ensures youth thrive! Since November 2015, Chiwishi and her team help young people age 12-24 manifest their dreams and thrive everyday !
HERO is committed to providing healing, trauma informed and ACE Aware programs as we cultivate young leaders to create change with confidence! HERO engage youth through mentorship, internship, scholarship, employment opportunities and programs.
HERO's partners include The Philadelphia Foundation, La Colombe Coffee Roasters, The University of Pennsylvania. Widener University, Grantmakers For Girls of Color, Barstool Sports, Youth Service America and Dreams To Founder.
Prior to founding HERO, Chiwishi contributed to the exponential growth and development of some of the regions' most notable non profit organizations.
Chiwishi is married to the Love of Her Life ,
Larry and they have two of the most amazing daughters in the world. Chiwishi is a foodie who loves travel, and affirming mantras that remind her to keep her power. She enjoys Instagram, soaking up sunshine and festivities with her girlfriends. Chiwishi believes in the power of faith, family and community. She spends time in nature. bakes and meditates to relax.
As a former wellness educator in Philadelphia public schools with UPENN's Netter Center. She serves as an elected School Board Director and youth development practitioner. Chiwishi is committed to deepening collaborations for social change and economic development.
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