SCARS ARE NOT UGLY, THEY'RE JUST A REMINDER THAT YOU SURVIVED
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Shant’a Miller-White is a mother, entrepreneur, pioneer and leader in her own right. Short in stature (but even bigger in heart) and with every ounce of determination and strength in her being, she founded a non-profit organization: Parents Against Bullying VA Having experienced a horrible bullying occurrence a few years with her daughter, Shant’a turned a negative into a positive and vowed to do everything in her power to prevent another child, family or community from going thru what her family endured.
She has committed her life to serving the youth and families in Hampton Roads by providing annual events, weekly mentoring sessions, visits to local schools, community centers etc. Having received 2 proclamations from the City of Hampton's Mayor George Wallace 2 Proclamations from Newport News Mayor McKinley Price. Shant’a received a certificate of recognition from the Governor of Virgina Ralph Northam. Shant’a was nominated for the 2020 “Unsung Hero” award from the Attorney General office Mark Herrings for the state of Virginia.
Shant’a continues to build self-esteem and confidence in our children, raise awareness in the community regarding this national epidemic of bullying and provide a support system to those in need. Shant’a and the entire P.A.B. VA team are a force to be reckoned with. She strongly believes that it takes a village to raise a child and having a strong spiritual foundation helps her deal with any and all obstacles to ensure that the goals and objectives of P.A.B.VA are met and exceeded!