JOSUÉ “JQ” QUIÑONES: “FOUNDER OF SUCCESS IS A LIFESTYLE PROGRAM AND JUST QUALITY APPAREL”

"We need each other and like I mentioned before we can’t succeed on our own. We need each other to build. It’s so easy for us to be divided right now."

WHAT IS THE MISSION OF ‘SUCCESS IS A LIFESTYLE’?

Our mission is to increase the enrollment of students of color, in institutions of higher education and improve the retention and graduation rate of those students. We travel to different universities and institutions running programs and seminars to teach students success principles. The principles we teach are not only to help them not only get through college but to succeed in the rest of their life.

IN WHAT WAYS DO  YOU AIM TO COMMUNICATE THIS?

Through the clothing because for me it’s another vehicle, to reach more and more people.Something that was suggested to me was to try long form writing to share more of my story, so people can not only understand where I’ve come from, how I’ve come to these philosophies and connect with who I am as a human. A key component to me is story telling. Passing down knowledge so others may pass it around.

I think success has a