Henderson told the AFRO. She officially launched her eco-conscious business BLK+GRN in February of this year and has already amassed a following large enough to prove her theory; Black artisans and Black consumers are clamoring to connect, it’s just been hard for them to find each other.
At face value BLK+GRN’s mission seems pretty simple:
“To Connect People With High-quality, Toxic-free Products That Cultivate Wellness And Support Forward-thinking Black Artisans.”
However practically executing on that mission is a bit more challenging than one might think. Take first BLK+GRN’s focus on supporting exclusively Black vendors and artisans.