2023 LLP Seed Grant Recipients

For-Profit Category

Photo Name Project

Sydney Ringold

Olivia Bruno

NephSol Inc.: Innovative Brain Monitoring for Dialysis
LaKisha Cargill R.I.B.S. – Real Inspiring Black Sista – An Apparel Company
Daryl Deeter Daryl’s Pops
DeAndra Gauntt Nocturnal Impression
Ian C. Jobst 3D – Daemon’s Digital Designs
Jacob Noordhoek Pole Pouch
James Edwin Pemberton Making a brand out of me
Corban Walsh

Ashleigh Woods

Kaitlyn Shelver

James White James White Pressure Washing

Creative Category



Photo Name Project
George Berry SeaQueens: A Dance Film Experience
Carlson H. Coogler Not just surface: Embroidery as seeing beyond

Kennedi Grant

Yechiel Peterson

University blAck
Katharine Murray Grabbing Traces

Funmi Akinpelu

Chiagoziem Jideofor

Noah Oladele

Arts of War: The Hearts of War
Emily Petro Peachro Music
Christopher “Chris” Youssef Bama Microbes

Social Entrepreneurs Category


Photo Name Project
Divya “Mona” Anchan DRAMATHINK: building math intuitions, fostering drama artistry, and developing life skills.
Hannah Berry The Food Farmacy at the Good Samaritan Clinic
Delanie Williams

Dania Botello

Amelia West

Garrett Kennedy

UA ECo Free Market
Chandler Olson

Emma Torija

Seahorse and Co: Making Biodiversity Accessible
Jake Pietroniro
Caty Dalton

Kasey Calebaugh

Bach at the Rock
Anne Roberts Girl Talk: Using Education to Build a Community of Stronger (soon-to-be) Women
Luke Turner Concerts for Joy