for the 3-5 minutes

I’m on that stage performing;

everyone in the audience

gets to see

the real Joseph. 

Bow Tie Tuesday

“Bow Tie Tuesday” is an IG Live discussion with special guests, focusing on youth, youth development, mental health and empowerment. It will also provide a platform for youth and young adults to showcase their talents and for those seeking to help them.

Currently the show is on pause, but you can join in support of #bowtietuesday every week on social media simply by wearing/displaying a bow/bow tie in honor of Joseph, using #bowtietuesday, #abowforJoe.

BTT Episode 12. Jeffrey Hammonds, former Major League Baseball player and 1st Round Draft Pick, joined us for Bow Tie Tuesday, June 15. He had some interesting things to say regarding baseball and youth. Jeffrey is currently serving as Associate Director, Player Programs and Initiatives for the Major League Baseball Players Association.
BTT Episode 10. We chatted with Jasmine Poole, founder of JP Elite Enterprises. Through her non-profit, Jasmine (at just 26) provides a host of services for the wellness and empowerment of kids, youth, young adults, women, boys and girls through mentorship programs, basketball camps, community workouts, all sorts of things. Jasmine is one to watch and to support.
You can help her reach her goal of opening a community center by sending a contribution. Visit her website at
BTT Episode 9. Tiffany shared how being a Neurophysiologist led her into purpose with the L.I.T. (Living Intentionally with Tiffany 😎 board game), designed to create conversation by empowering and encouraging others to fulfill their purpose.

BTT Episode 8. A chat with Toyin Ayanfodun, who founded Tomorrow’s Leaders NYC. Created to help students reach their untapped potential.
BTT Episode 6. Timothy “NonPareil” Minggia and Frank A. Lee, Jr. “Frank the Host” of FanSwap. A show based in the DMV area that has created a platform to allow all creatives to showcase their talent, FanSwap highlights artists, creatives, entrepreneurs, influencers and more with the goal of swapping fan bases.
BTT Episode 5. Youth/Young Adults in the Performing Arts. With 12-year-old musician and producer Savas and Jasmine Camille Livingston, spoken word poet and 2nd place winner of the 2020 JMF Spoken Word Contest.
BTT Episode 3. Spoken Word Artist, Poet and Author Shaveh, and Skulli, rapper and producer, Skulli Productions.
BTT Episode 2. A discussion with youth, Janae, Christian and Trinitee on bullying and its effects.
The premiere episode of “Bow Tie Tuesday” with Joseph’s dad, Jeff Fannell.