As a Mother, Entrepreneur, Registered Nurse—and once, a teen mom—Sharia Livingston defines the idea that one’s past does not determine where they are going. Rather than succumb to society’s stereotypes and expectations of failure, Sharia saw her dreams come true: the vision of creating a brand that encourages leaders through the power of fashion whilst encouraging individual thought was made into a reality. Living Rich

Coming from the streets of East Cleveland Ohio, she knew how hard it was to get real guidance and mentorship. Wanting to give go-getters a real head start by giving them the jewels it took her years to obtain, Sharia birthed Rich Scholars. A resource that extends a helping hand to emerging entrepreneurs. Rich Scholars


Sha’Miah, face and owner of Living Rich, a Youth Leader, and likewise, Entrepreneur, encourages purpose over popularity amidst her peers. Watching the many struggles they faced in her early years and learning what sacrifice looks like, the honors High School student is showing others to take full advantage of all life's opportunity and look good while doing it! She's the "Rich" in Living Rich.

Together, the mother-daughter duo strive to emphasize the value of entrepreneurship and growing from everything life throws at you. They are Living Rich.

Living Rich, a derivative of the duo’s last names, was born in the summer of 2015 with the mission to inspire, motivate, and empower individuals to express themselves every time they get dressed, by giving them the power to control the meaning. The unisex, high-quality Streetwear brand prides itself on high-end quality and affordable prices, highlighting the idea that value is determined by self—not a price tag. The idea extends to the ups and downs of life, where one should embrace their circumstances and conclude their personal definition of Living Rich. 

Hence, their slogan…"Define Your Rich & Live It". 

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