Hello. My name is Edward Wallace. Owner of Eliesya J's Boutique LLC. And Founder of the LGBTQ+ Hearts Place..
How are you impacting your community?
I am impacting my community by being a graduate of Inmates To Entrepreneurs by The Brian Hamilton Foundation and offering this amazing 8 week program along witg my community charitable nonprofit the LGBTQ+ Hearts Place. My organization and its partners plan to offer homeless needs assistance, food assistance, domestic violence, substance abuse, alcohol abuse, LGBTQIA rights and advocacy, Entrepreneurship Training, HIV/AIDS Education, Bi-Lingual Services, Legal Justice help. And by raising funds for an Emergency Shelter /LGBTQIA CENTER.
What advice would you give to someone looking to follow your path in the industry?
Passion, Persistence and Dedication. May they be your best friends.
What separates you from your competitors?
My empathy and overall willingness to go the extra mile to get your business abd keep it.