Black Business

August is National Black Business Month. Check out a list of Black-owned accessory and clothing brands to support this month inside. 

DC-based online plant shop, Grounded, hosted their first Earth Week to celebrate the business' successful two year anniversary. We sat down with co-founders Danuelle Doswell and Mignon Hemsley to talk about their journey through entrepreneurship and how plants have transformed their mental health for the better.

Due to the systematic racism and capitalistic structures put in place to benefit the majority, minorities have since unified to support small businesses especially during these times. Check out my list of small businesses to support this Black Friday when shopping for yourself, family and friends.

Viral sensation "Gorilla Glue girl" Tessica Brown had the best rollout ever announcing her own line of haircare products on Wednesday (June 16). 

Songstress Ari Lennox has been working to spotlight black owned businesses with her new Youtube series with co-host Shaughn Cooper. They have interviewed and released episodes highlighting a few businesses from her hometown Washington, DC from a local ice cream shop to a wildly new and successful online plant shop. Most recently, Lennox took her series beyond Youtube to partner with Google and US Black Chambers, Inc. to create a jingle for the black and woman owned plant shop, Grounded for Black owned Friday.