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 spend their money with black businesses or to ‘buy black’ hence the apt name – Black Pound Day.
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...
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.