We asked folks about legacy and what they want people to remember about them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

De Lani Rolle | Videographer & Content Curator

I wan my legacy to be one that preserves storytelling for generations to come. I want it to be one that provides security and stability for my children and their children. I want people to remember me for my dedication to people and telling their stories in the most authentic way. Read more>>

Alicia Heard | CEO, of Tressed Beauty LLC

The legacy I want to leave to my kids is to be patient and true to yourself and work hard no matter what. When I think about my legacy, it gives me the drive and determination to continue to work hard. I want my kids, friends, family, customers, and colleagues alike to remember me as a hard worker. All my life I have been driven to make the best of any opportunity or situation I have been awarded. I’ve always poured myself into everything that I touch and Tressed Beauty LLC is no different. I’ll continue to stay patient and build my brand by incorporating additional services for my clients and mastering the services I already offer. In the years to come, my legacy will speak it’s truth and my kids and grand kids will have a better life because of it!. Read more>>

Ashanta Williamson | Philanthropic Non-Profit Executive, Community Advocate, Ms. Black Sunshine State International Ambassador

I want people to remember me by these core values: Faith, Integrity, Respect, Service, and Thirst for Knowledge. I want to be remembered for how I made people feel, their encounters with me. How I am a lover of community and being a resource to my people because I am determined to ensure we all are provided with the tools that make us successful. I want to leave a life of fulfillment for my children and family, I want to be the one who stopped the generational curses and created generational wealth. Most of all I want people to remember me by my love, the unconditional love given from God that exuded out of me, that allowed me to patient and kind to everyone. Read more>>

Diana “Didi” Contreras | Artist

I want my legacy to be about following your dream and paying it forward. Read more>>