(DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA) May 11, 2023 – Next week, Friends of Zyion (“FOZ”), an organization dedicated to autism and other neurodivergent disorders, will be hosting its inaugural gala, The Friends of Zyion Honors, at Focus DC, on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 7:30pm and it’s free admission! Special guest honorees that will be in attendance include reality star, entrepreneur, and mental health advocate, Trina Braxton (WE tv’s Braxton Family Values), … Continue reading Raz B, Trina Braxton, and Joe Barksdale Among Honorees at Friends of Zyion Foundation Inaugural Honors Gala!
(WASHINGTON, DC) October 18, 2022- Author, leader and Youth advocate, Derrick Jakolby Washington released his Sophomore children’s book entitled “A Special Little Girl” to fans and friends alike, today on Amazon, Books A Million and Barnes & Noble. Described as an affirmation of love and encouragement for his niece, Zyion, the story promises a heartfelt lesson for all readers while exploring the topics of Autism, empathy and inclusion. When asked about his … Continue reading A Story of Love, Family and Autism: Author, Derrick Jakolby Washington Publishes New Book Inspired by His Niece