From The Bottom Up Foundation (FTBUF) addresses inequities in opportunities, education and awareness of critical issues facing women & girls of color. FTBUF provides support & access to services that enhance the mental, physical and financial health & wellness of minority women and girls from all backgrounds.
FTBUF seeks to partner with other organizations focused on women & girls' empowerment, to produce fundraising initiatives to support the Foundation’s work. In addition to fundraising, FTBUF hosts and produces forums and wellness events that offer culturally tailored resources, education, and services to meet the psychosocial and socioeconomic challenges disproportionately impacting minority women and girls
FTBUF believes in the power of media & entertainment to change and reshape the lives of women. From award winning docu-series to inspiring short films, FTBUF supports the empowerment & uplifting of BIPOC women and girls through "edutainment" via media & education. Learn more about our WIRF TV Initiative & the WIRFTV Network, a women-centric streaming platform and find out how you can join our #Fight4Wirf
Nicci Gilbert-Daniels, founder of From The Bottom Up Foundation founding member of the Grammy nominated group Brownstone, and creator of She Speaks Live. Nicci one of television’s most sought after executive producers. As the CEO of NoEgo Entertainment, a digital content company, she created TV One’s most popular docu-franchise, R&B Divas which spawned two franchises and seven seasons, and the popular BET Her series, From the Bottom Up which she executive produces with Queen Latifah entering its third season. Nicci’s business and philanthropic achievements have garnered recognition from a variety of awards including Billboard Music Award, Lincoln Shining Star, Influencer and most recently BET Her awarded her the 2018 “Woman Of Impact.” In 2018 Nicci will make her debut as a filmmaker after recently completing her first documentary film Broken Things which addresses child molestation and sexual misconduct.
Ptosha Davis brings over twenty years of extensive experience in business development and operations while maintaining relationships and key contacts across the country. Her fifteen years of banking and finance experience has allowed her to build a name for herself in the corporate and civic community’s nationally.
Mrs. Price has more than 20 years of experience in public health, epidemiology, and healthcare. As a registered nurse, she has served as a member of the U.S. Army Nurse Corp and excelled in both government and non-governmental agencies providing leadership and guidance on program management, quality improvement, and project development.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet women & girls where they are. Empowering & equipping them with the resources & information they need to achieve a purpose-driven life. 100% of your contribution is tax deductible & goes to providing programs & services
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Join FTBUF Tonight at 10:15pm(ET) for a special She Speaks Live Event. Hear from our founder Nicci Gilbert-Daniels and special guest about Kelly Price, our missing girls, BMF season premiere and MUCH MORE!