Afrocenchix is delighted to announce the second edition of its Book Box Club for spring 2022 in partnership with Pan Macmillan. Many of our community love books, are avid readers and have been begging for us to create a book club. As a result, we curated the Book Box Club, which launched late last year for Christmas.
Black Pound Day: What It Is, When It Is & How You Can Get Involved
You might have seen the hashtag Black Pound Day used but do you know what it’s really all about? In light of the Black Lives Matter movement, DJ Swiss (of So Solid Crew fame) led a national campaign which aims to support and spotlight black businesses. This included encouraging people to...
We Won! Afrocenchix Wins The Consumer & Luxury Rising Star BBBAwards!
The Black British Business Awards (BBBAwards), founded in 2014, celebrates the outstanding performance and achievements of black professionals and business owners in the UK. On behalf of our entire team, we want to thank our community and the BBBAwards team. We're so proud and thrilled to be nominated and selected...
A Message to Our Community – Black Lives Matter
As a community, we‘re collectively grieving. Many of us are feeling angry, sad or numb. We want to see justice and want to see an end to racially motivated murder in our generation. But it’s hard to know what we can do. We feel powerless to make a change as...
Event Summary: Mummy & Me with Hannah Lee & Jamelia
On Saturday, September 14th we hosted mothers, fathers and children at our Mummy & Me event. Our co-founder Rachael Corson spoke to author, Hannah Lee about the inspiration behind her new illustrated children's book My Hair and artist, Jamelia about the importance of children loving their hair.
Is Natural Hair Attractive? - Event Summary
Last Tuesday 13th February 2018 we hosted our first interactive men's panel event. The discussion centred around the question, "Is Natural Hair Attractive?" Read on for highlights.