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Recognition always follows those that follow their purpose and passion.

Meet Matthew Newman: Serial Entrepreneur & Author

July 15, 2020

We had the good fortune of connecting with Matthew Newman and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Inglewood Faith Leaders, Businesses Host Peaceful Protest

June 8, 2020

Matthew Newman, an Inglewood business owner, joined with the city’s faith leaders to hold a peaceful worship protest to commemorate the Juneteenth holiday as well as express their unity with the nationwide demonstrations prompted by the murder of George Floyd.

Black Founders Launch First Virtual Coworking Community With Built-In Video Conferencing

June 11, 2020

Matthew Newman and Olivia Jade Khoury, two African-American coworking space founders, set out to pivot their business models in response to COVID-19 and ended up creating the world’s first global, 24-hour virtual coworking space with built-in video conferencing. It's called VirtualCoworking.Community, and interested entrepreneurs can join now with a 30-day free trial.

Founders Get Advice from Shark Tank "Shark," Robert Herjavec

June 26, 2020

Black-owned businesses are vital to the American economy. But with the long history of racial inequality in business in our country and the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, many are struggling simply to survive. We're shining a light on incredible entrepreneurs, the systems that aim to support them, and how Black communities are teaching the next generation to keep money not only in their families but in their community as well.

Inglewood entrepreneurs create Black-owned virtual coworking space

July 1, 2020

Two Inglewood entrepreneurs came up with a solution to help people better collaborate while working remotely by launching a Black-owned virtual coworking community.

ALL IN Coworking of Inglewood Continues to Build Community Virtually Amidst COVID-19

March 26, 2020

The heart of Inglewood beats heavily for thriving entrepreneurs and small businesses. All In Coworking of Inglewood, founded by serial entrepreneur and philanthropist Matthew Newman, is making its mark as a space for an affordable and accessible hub for enterprising minds to come and collaborate on their dreams as well becoming an epicenter for community engagement.

Two Local Entrepreneurs Gifted New Bicycles to 50 Students in Watts and Inglewood

December 26, 2019

Christmas is officially underway as two local entrepreneurs and mentors teamed up to surprise 50 students in Watts and Inglewood with new bikes and helmets on December 17 and 18.

Entrepreneur gives away 25 bikes — and a life lesson — at Fort Worth elementary school

December 19, 2019

Matthew Newman, founder of For the Life of You Mentoring Foundation, dream came true when he gifted 25 bikes to students at Waverly Park Elementary School. His organization gave away 100 bikes total this year.

Meet Matthew Newman of For the Life of You Mentoring Foundation

February 20, 2019

Today we’d like to introduce you to Matthew Newman.

Matthew Newman: The Big Bike Giveaway

December 31, 2018

Matthew Newman doesn’t want any of his experiences to go to waste. His hard times are turned into learning experiences and his successes are opportunities to give back to the community. For 2017, that opportunity took the shape of ten bicycles and ten happy fifth graders.


December 30, 2017

While dressed in their PJ’s for “pajama day,” three very happy boys and seven girls paraded into the school auditorium to receive their brand new bikes and helmets.

July 20, 2016

With the bodies of civilians and police officers mounting in the streets and the growing rhetoric, animosity and war of words exchanged in social media causing more separation, one former Fort Bend County man now living in Dallas said he had to do something to spark change.


“All this blood in the streets is red. Enough,” said organizer Matthew Newman.

December 24, 2015

2015 was a good year for Matthew Newman. The Dallas entrepreneur decided to give back today by hosting a catered lunch for the residents of Tent City, a sprawling homeless encampment under the I-45 freeway in downtown Dallas.

February 24, 2015

The national organization Big Brothers Big Sisters of America is celebrating its “Bigs” of the Year this month, and one of the people being honored lives right here in East Dallas.

Matthew Newman is the owner of My Lawn Mower & Me, a general residential and commercial lawn maintenance company based in Dallas that also serves southwest Houston.

Each Monday, Matthew Newman of My Lawn Mower & Me says peels of bananas, oranges, potatoes, onions and others food scraps are picked up and delivered directly to community gardens in Pleasant Grove, West Dallas, and most recently the WE Over ME Farm at Paul Quinn College to begin the composting process.

Lakewood neighbor Matthew Newman is giving the phrase, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” a whole new meaning. He wants your garbage, and the stinkier the better.

At the beginning of March, Lakewood neighbor Matthew Newman, with My Lawn Mower & Me, partnering with Liberty Burger and For the Life of You to launch the East Dallas initiative From the Dinner Table to the Front Lawn.

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