Privately, Dr. Stacie NC Grant often quotes this message from Ghandi “The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.” This is how she has built a global platform of service. Dr. Grant has spent countless hours quietly volunteering her time and service in the community through her civic engagement and youth mentorship. From working closely with local elected officials to support community outreach, to volunteering her time speaking with students in her local schools, to serving on PTA Boards, Dr. Grant gets the greatest joy from serving others. She has received numerous awards from the NYS Senate, NYS Assembly, NYC City Council, Office of the Governor of NY, national and local organizations including her most recent recognition as a Woman of Distinction by the Continental Societies, Inc. Her body of work is punctuated by receiving the 2016 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award for Volunteer Service from our 44th President Barack Obama, an appointment in 2017 as a Fellow of the Most Excellent Order of International Experts (FOIE) and a recipient of the 2019 I CHANGE NATIONS (ICN) World Civility Ambassador Award.
Publicly, as an Empowerment Strategist for Faithpreneurs® (Faith Based Entrepreneurs), International Speaker, Best Selling Author, Trainer, and Celebrity Guest Host, Dr. Stacie N.C. Grant is living her divine calling to LEAD, TEACH and INSPIRE! Described as “God’s Designer Original”, she ignites her audiences with her captivating smile, intoxicating humor and boundless energy.
The strategic focus of Dr. Grant’s empowerment platform is executed through her Destiny Designers University®, “A CLASSROOM WITHOUT BORDERS; WHERE WE GRADUATE TO THE NEXT BEST VERSION OF OURSELVES BY TURNING INSPIRATION INTO RESULTS!” Our Faithpreneurs® benefit from a transformative multi-media empowerment experience and a unique suite of live and self-directed study on every aspect of entrepreneurship, including the signature Faithpreneur® success curriculum based on Dr. Grant’s best selling book “Action Action Despite The Distraction…7 Life Lessons to Thrive & Live Your Destiny Now!”.
Destiny Designer’s University®, launched Faithpreneur® Weekend Experience at the New York Marriott Marquis August 16-18, 2018. From the stories to the systems delivering the solutions, this conference focused on the big ‘why’ faith-based entrepreneurs need this level of training. “Entrepreneurs, by and large, have not yet figured out the value, or roadmap, for operating their businesses in full alignment with their faith. #FaithpreneurWeekend2K18TM is catalyst for this transformation,” says Dr. Grant. A new perspective, infused with timeless principles, this resource-packed, live event attracted Faithprepreneurs® far and wide for the Awards Gala, Conference, and VIP Prayer Breakfast. A Faithpreneur® is an entrepreneur who grows their wealth generating practices around an affinity to God and faith. They learn the processes and systems to structure for success while providing top-drawer solutions to their marketplace. They stand out as change agents, with fidelity to God in organizing, managing and owning a business. The goal of #FaithpreneurWeekendTM is to equip a movement of Faithpreneurs to scale their Relationships, Resources and Revenue to create profitable legacies. The second annual #FaithpreneurWeekendTM took place August 15-17, 2019 at the brand new landmark TWA Hotel at JFK International Airport. #FaithpreneuerWeekend2K20 is scheduled for August 13-15, 2020. Additionally, Destiny Designers Teen Empowerment Series® provides soft skills and life skills training for High School Scholars that cultivate, independent critical thinking, positive self-esteem, clear, concise communication skills and a sense of community.
Dr. Grant is also the owner C&G Enterprises Unlimited, LLC, is an innovative communications company whose services include but are not limited to: meeting facilitation, community engagement and multi-media production services. Most recently, C&G Enterprises Unlimited, LLC was tapped as the MWBE Firm selected to be the Facilitator for the JFK Airport Redevelopment Advisory Council, a 13 billion dollar redevelopment project. Prior to 2017, C&G Enterprises provided purpose driven event strategies for community based and not–for–profit organizations. C&G has been featured on Access Hollywood, Fox 5, Metro TV, and WE Television. The event strategies utilized focused on producing successful outreach events that brought value to the participants and community at large. Clients included Mentoring in Medicine, Inc., Sister to Sister International, Inc., St. Paul Community Baptist Church, Inc., Own Your Power Communications, Inc., Achieving Leadership’s Purpose, Inc. and Inspired Girls, Inc. Under Ms. Grant’s leadership, C&G has received numerous awards, honors and citations from various organizations and government officials for outstanding commitment to excellence in service.
As a media personality, Dr. Grant has hosted the popular Monday Mid-Day Motivation show entitled “Create Your Own Luck with Stacie NC Grant” and the TV Pilot (Destiny Designers University®) “DDU LIVE”. Currently, Dr. Grant is one of the co-hosts for The Vera Moore TV Show and the Dream*Do*Done Podcast. Additionally, Dr. Grant is a featured speaker for the Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Summit, FraserNet Annual Networking Conference, NYC Department of Corrections, Bronx Community College, St. John’s University, Project Enterprise, Mary J. Blige FFAWN Foundation, Women’s Academy of Excellence, Medgar Evers College, The 1209 Affair Success Net Series, Peak Performance Institute, Women Doing It Big Foundation, MACY*S, WBLS, Women in The Black, AARP, The New York Urban League, The Eagle Academy Foundation, Celebrity Guest Host for The Network Journal and many more. Dr. Stacie NC Grant also has the distinction of being one of world renowned Les Brown’s notable Platinum Speakers, one of his Expert Trainers and the host of Les Brown Motivational Monday Night Calls.
As a Philanthropist, Dr. Grant is the Co-Chair of the Queens NYC Affiliate of the National Cares Mentoring Movement (founded by Susan L. Taylor) whose mission is to recruit, connect and direct mentors to vulnerable young people. Additionally, she is the secretary of her Church Choir, past President of the St. John’s University Black Alumni Association, a Life Member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Community Service Chair for Jack & Jill of America, Inc. Queens Chapter.
Dr. Grant currently resides in New York with her husband, Andrew, and 2 sons, Josiah and Jeremy. With God as her guide, our global community will be better for her service to humanity.