Rachel Cargle


Rachel Elizabeth Cargle is an activist, entrepreneur, and philanthropic innovator. She is the founder of The Loveland Group; a family of companies including Elizabeth’s Bookshop & Writing Centre, a literary space that celebrates marginalized voices and The Great Unlearn, an community learning space that centers the teaching of BIPOC thinkers. In 2018, Rachel founded The Loveland Foundation, offering free access to mental health care for Black women and girls. She is a regular contributor to Cultured Magazine, Atmos, and The Cut, and her work has been featured in Time Magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and The New Yorker. Her debut memoir, A Renaissance of Our Own: A Memoir & Manifesto on Reimagining was published in May 2023. 

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