When Agnes Davis wanted to dive into entrepreneurship, she soon learned that the African-American community had a very specific and unmet need: there aren’t many Black-owned swimming companies to teach Black children.
“I was never taught to swim by someone who looked like me, aside from my mother and sister,” Davis explained in an interview with BlackDoctor.org. “So when I started to research our community and how we drown at an earlier age, I was surprised. I was so far removed because I knew how to swim, but when I started looking at the statistics, I was floored.”
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