Passion Profile is a free 7 week basic Cosmetology program for Baltimore City youth ages 10 to 18 years old. The program teaches the fundamentals of basic cosmetology and barbering as well as life skills, self esteem, leadership skills and work ethic. Sessions are currently being held two days a week, Mondays and Fridays from 3 pm to 5:30 pm at the Julie Community Center. Each session dedicates 45 minutes to homework and tutoring instruction. Students will leave the training with a knowledge of hair braiding & barbering, hair structure, hygiene, cleaning and maintenance as well as basic make up, budgeting and life skills.
Participants are provided with positive structure and discipline in order to stabilize the next generation of youth leaders.
The mission of the Basic Youth Cosmetology Training is to provide quality education and learning experiences for enrolled participants. All instruction is supervised by licensed cosmetology instructors. Our mission is for students to aspire to acquire future legal licensure as well as graduates to gain and retain the competencies necessary to compete as professional leaders in the industry
Ella Smother - Primary Instructor, Licensed Cosmetologist with the State of Maryland Board of Cosmetology.
Keneisha Roberts - Assistant Instructor, Licensed Cosmetologist with the State of Maryland Board of Cosmetology.