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In October 2020, Emmy award-winning journalist Tashara Parker, founder, and C.E.O. of the Bun Ministry sparked a global conversation following backlash over a natural bun hairstyle she wore  on-air. Her response achieved virality, igniting a national discussion surrounding natural hair  discrimination and evolving organically with the launch of her “Bun Ministry” movement.  


As part of this experience, our 501C3 Loud Women Lead organization has partnered with small business owners and leaders who make an enormous social impact on the community— capturing more than 250 attendees worldwide and reaching our more than 310K social media followers.

 

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Our Founder

Tashara Parker is an Emmy award-winning journalist at WFAA News 8 in Dallas, Texas. In October 2020, Tashara sparked a global conversation following backlash for a natural bun hairstyle she wore on-air. Praised by viewers, her response achieved virality, igniting a national discussion surrounding natural hair discrimination, and evolving organically with the launch of her “Bun Ministry” movement -- a rapidly budding space to celebrate, educate and empower individuals on the journey and love for all things natural hair. +

 
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