DeRay Cole is an inspiring speaker who has been invited to address groups that range from book fairs to college commencements; from elementary school children to business organizations.  If you would like to hear an inspiring message about the lessons instilled in him as a young child by his grandmother at a time when prospects for advancement for young, rural black children was severely limited, then contact DeRay

You can read more about DeRay here and also in the book he wrote, Ma Ma Um Sweatin'.