- Shan Cureton has started a transportation service for children in San Diego
- Her transport service, known as Kiddie Commute, is the only comprehensive service which serves the needs of parents and caregivers
- According to her, Kiddie Commute was created out of a need because she was uncertain of safety measures adopted by the existing services
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Shan Cureton, a mother of three children, has started a transportation service for children living in the greater San Diego area.
The business, known as Kiddie Commute, is the only Black woman-owned transportation company in the state.
YEN.com.gh understands that it is also the only comprehensive service which serves the needs of parents and caregivers and offers safety and reliability.
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Cureton, per a report by blacknews.com, revealed that Kiddie Commute was created purely out of a need.
According to her, “I am a busy working mother. At the time, I worked and went to school full time. My youngest son was in Kindergarten, I had another son in middle school, and a daughter in high school. It was challenging picking up my youngest son from class in the middle of the day when I had to work or be in class.”
She added that she had no peace of mind and was uncertain about the safety measures provided by the existing transport service.
Cureton went on that she is excited she had the courage to take the bold step and is conscious of the fact that her family, women and the Black community are watching her business model carefully.
For that reason, she had become a role model and a change-maker and therefore has no choice but to succeed.
In other news, ImeIme Umana has been recognized as the first Black woman president of Harvard Law Review in the last 130 years, YEN.com.gh has learned.
The first woman, Susan Estrich, became president of the Harvard Law Review 41 years ago.
From that time onwards, presidents that followed were female, Hispanic, Asian-American, openly gay and Black.
Per a report by www.nytimes.com, 24-year-old Imelme, is the third-oldest of four daughters of Nigerian immigrants.
She was elected on by the review’s 92 student editors as the president of the journal’s 131st volume.
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