Woodbridge, VA – January 4, 2024 –First Home Alliance Shines Spotlight on Community Leaders in Latest Rock Your Block Feature. First Home Alliance is thrilled to bring you another captivating edition of Rock Your Block, hosted by our very own CEO, Larry Laws. In this installment, we showcase the inspiring stories of two outstanding individuals who have significantly impacted their respective fields.
The first interview features Kaia Johnson, who transitioned from intern to full-time staff member at First Home Alliance. Larry delves into Kaia’s internship experience, her discovery of First Home Alliance through Home Free USA’s Elijah Cummings scholars’ program, her background in digital and direct marketing, and her aspirations as a dedicated member of our team.
After a brief intermission, Larry introduces delegate Kym Taylor, shedding light on her remarkable journey and accomplishments. The interview covers various aspects of Kym’s life, including her background, family, and education. Kym shares her passion for golf through her involvement in the Queens on the Greens group, a community initiative normalizing Black women playing golf.
The conversation takes a turn towards Kym’s entry into politics, exploring the motivations behind her decision and the impact she aspires to have on her community. Kym passionately discusses her initiative, Black Homes Matter, led by Fair and Unbiased Appraisal Advocates (FUAA), advocating for fair and unbiased property appraisals. To stay updated on the organization’s activities, visit:
Additionally, Kym and her husband, Steve, have founded Family Choice Health Care, specializing in caregiving for veterans. Kym’s extensive community involvement and accomplishments, including her membership in Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., her charter membership in the National Harbor Chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc., and her recognition as one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women by The Daily Record, highlight her commitment to service and leadership.
These interviews exemplify the diverse talents and impactful contributions of individuals within our community. As we look to the future, we are excited to witness our featured guests’ continued growth and success as they make meaningful strides in their respective fields. Watch the full interviews on our platform to be inspired by their dedication, resilience, and community engagement stories.
Rock Your Block is a weekly tv program aired by Fairfax Public Access (FPA) on Channel 10. The show shines a spotlight on Fairfax County and Washington-area neighborhoods and individuals doing good in their communities and encouraging others in similar acts. Channel 10 airs local programming indicative of the diverse lifestyles and interests of the Washington metro area. Rock Your Block airs Tuesdays at 2:30pm, Fridays at 6pm, and Saturdays at 12:30am.
First Home Alliance is a HUD-approved 501(c)3 not-for-profit housing counseling agency promoting financial literacy and economic self-sufficiency. Their mission is to increase home ownership among low-to-moderate income communities and to sustain ownership through loss-mitigation counseling and foreclosure intervention. For more information or to make a tax-deductible donation to empower their mission please visit: www.FirstHomeAlliance.org.