Writer, performer and social entrepreneur, Toni Blackman, the first US Hip Hop Ambassador, is currently a teaching artist at Carnegie Hall.  Founder of Freestyle Union and Rhyme like a Girl, Toni was a 2012 DOVE Real Woman Honoree. Toni can be booked for talks, Cypher workshops and performances via toniblackmanbooking@gmail.com.

Social Media:
Twitter & IG @toniblackman
tumbler – Toni Blackman
Facebook – ToniBlackman4
Wordpress – toniblackman.wordpress.com


Betty’s Daughter Arts Collaborative launched Catapult Community: Celebrating Cultural Innovation in 2016 to highlight creatives + social practitioners who are making bold impact through the activation of community-based projects and partnerships. The platform features videos, blogs, and an on-line course on creative engagement designed and facilitated by Ebony Noelle Golden. For more information, navigate to bettysdaughterarts.com or follow the hashtag #catapultcommunity on the web and social media.