an interdisciplinary studio amplifying the multidimensional narratives of people of color.
bookshop and collaborative space carrying new and used books, comics and zines. Their selection has an emphasis on literature in translation, POC creators in both literature and art, alternative comics, international comics and art books, independent presses, POC history, and the Other in related contexts.
carefully curated boxes tailored to each trimester of pregnancy and a marketplace for mama-made goods. Each order placed helps a mother in need.
the first e-marketplace by and for the Latinx community.
a test site for collectivity and kinship
Junior High LA
Through a physical space and a quarterly publication, Junior High is dedicated to showcasing the artistic pursuits of marginalized voices.
Playground Coffee Shop
a community space and coffee shop focused on social and conscious awareness by providing a space for local activists to organize around poignant issues.
Sisters With Invoices
Humans providing safe spaces, media and resources for marginalized folx, LGBTQIA+ freelancers, creatives and allies.
supports the work of under-represented artists of color and thinks expansively about the way African American artists have contributed to American culture and the world at large.
cross disciplinary creative studio with intentional efforts to diversify industries and nurture a cultural consciousness that centers womxn of color. Chroma offers strategies for innovative programming, visual content, immersive experiences, effective partnerships and community empowerment.
Hanks Mini Market
family owned and curated market serving South Los Angeles since 1997. using art and food to inspire and uplift their community.
Hot and Cool Cafe
serving the community with delicious ethiopian coffee, teas, arts and culture in the heart of Leimert Park.
family of color owned and operated art gallery and event space.
a platform showcasing the multidimensional experience of the Black male identity on a global scale. Son provides an innovative space in media for the creative excellence and activism of Black male identifying bodies.
Empowered Education from Periods to Parenting
promoting resistance through growing food while cultivating self-sustainable communities.
a concept shop and community space curated by Blackness and POC.
Las Fotos Project
E. los angeles
a community-based nonprofit organization that inspires teenage girls through photography, mentorship, and self-expression
Ubiquitous Love Tribe
multidisciplinary arts cooperative rooted in love, discipline and sustainability.
land-based learning hub investing in the regeneration of our health, community wealth, and Earth. Moonwater provides educational programs, host events, and collaborate with partners who foster social equity.
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