Like many of us, Derrick Jakolby Washington’s life was changed after watching the killing of George Floyd. He put his thoughts into words and a book for kids was created.
Let’s face it. Being the child of divorced parents can be traumatizing, and the holidays can contribute significantly to the already-present tensions and conflicts. Parents tend to argue over who will get to have their child for holiday dinners and other traditional family activities. Plus, there is the issue of different parenting styles and different rules in each of the households.
Ifrah Khan, creator of Usit, (an on demand babysitting app) decided to create a service that provided Atlanta parents with top university student sitters while also providing a helpful resource for students looking for work.