These teentrepreneurs built a mental health app that embodies the saying “it’s okay to not be okay. Charlie and Hannah Lucas created the ‘Not OK’ app to help raise awareness about mental health issues. It allows users to quickly ask for help. The app has over 100,000 active users who use it to cope with […]Continue reading "Siblings create “notOK” App – an S.O.S for those who need help."
Sienna Sauce is a gourmet sauce with no high fructose corn-syrup and is gluten-free. What is even more amazing about this sauce is that its creator and CEO is sixteen-year-old Tyla-Simone Crayton. She launched the condiment company, Sienna Sauce, in 2017. The sauce sold more than 50,000 bottles last year and can be found in […]Continue reading "Sienna Sauce a Houston-based company ran by 16-Year-OLD CEO Sauce Boss"
A Crowdfunding Campaign was recently Launched to open the first Black-owned kids salon in Stamford, Connecticut. If you are a parent you are all too familiar with the struggle to get your kids to sit through a haircut or to be still while you try to wash and comb their hair. Tamara Lawton is the […]Continue reading "Crowdfunding Campaign Launched to Open the First Black-owned Kids Salon in Stamford, Connecticut."
#ENDSARS has inspired this Nigerian Entrepreneur to Launch a Protest T-Shirt brand. In the past few weeks, thousands of Nigerian youths have taken to the streets to protest the abuses by the notorious police group known as SARS. At the same time, this has inspired many young entrepreneurs to be innovative in an effort to […]Continue reading "#ENDSARS Inspires Nigerian Entrepreneur to Launch Protest T-Shirt"
MEET AKUKO WORLD, THE BRAND USING SOCKS TO CELEBRATE AND HIGHLIGHT “AFRO-PRESENTISM” If you have ever spent time looking at people’s sock wearing habits, for the most part, they are mundane and tralatitious. However, with their colorful bamboo socks, Akuko World is making a boring wardrobe staple fun by providing a colorful African twist. Akuko […]Continue reading "Akuko Socks Empowers!"
Landuleni, a 14-year-old Swedish-Namibian Copenhagen resident, has created a cruelty-free, vegan lipgloss brand with the aim of earning enough money so that she can learn how to invest in stocks or shares. Landus_lipgloss began when young Landuleni was inspired to do something creative and wanted to find ways of earning money during the COVID-19 lockdown. With […]Continue reading "14-YEAR-OLD GIRL BOSS CREATES CRUELTY-FREE VEGAN BEAUTY BRAND ‘LANDUS LIPGLOSS’"
Rutasoka Coffee is a Black-owned, premium coffee brand that sells directly to consumers via retailers in Sweden and is currently growing very fast. Rutasoka imports high-quality, organic coffee beans that grow under ideal conditions on the mountain slopes at Lake Kivu in Congo. The beans are harvested by eco-certified farmers, then they are shipped to […]Continue reading "How This Black Owned Coffee Business is Thriving Through a Pandemic"
Kassim Nagwere is founder and operations manager at Drömstort förening, where he is changing young people’s lives by inspiring and coaching them. Kassim Nagwere is founder and operations manager at Drömstort förening, where he is changing young people’s lives by inspiring and coaching them. He motivates young adults in Sweden’s most vulnerable areas and makes […]Continue reading "Kassim Nagwere is transforming young people’s lives through sports and cultural activities"
Lovette Jallow has been awarded the Stockholm Region’s award against xenophobia and racism 2020. The prize was awarded during the Regional Council on Tuesday, September 15th 2020. And this year Lovette Jallow was among the awardees for her organization Action4humanity. She was chosen for her great commitment to disseminating information and knowledge regarding racism and […]Continue reading "Lovette Jallow receives the Stockholm Region’s award against xenophobia and racism 2020"
Ebuynee is a new online marketplace that easily allows customers to find and hire Black-owned services and provides a platform for Black-owned businesses and professionals to connect and access more customers. Founded by Eric Pannell and Foday Bangura the company strives for more diversity & inclusion in the gig economy. According to the Freelancer’s Union, there […]Continue reading "Introducing Ebuynee – The Marketplace creating opportunities for Black-Owned Businesses and Freelancers!"