Building and supporting community comes in many different forms. Economic empowerment is a vital component. PEI and the Black community here is blessed with an incredible entrepreneurial spirit. So let's be intentional. Let's invest in our community.

Non-Profit

Atlantic Student Development Alliance Inc.

The Atlantic Student Development Alliance is a non-profit organization that recruits, trains, and supports international students and recent graduates to work at Canadian businesses or organizations in need of talent.

647-995-1416

Diversity and Inclusion

Beyond The BRIM Consulting

Diversity and inclusion can be an unexplored and intimidating cliff. At Beyond the BRIM, we strive to create the scaffolding necessary to support the unique challenges individuals face when approaching the edge of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. With our customized interactive learning solutions at the forefront of our pedagogical learning design, we specialize in creating an environment that is: Balanced, Restorative, Inclusive, and Maintains momentum.

Food & Hospitality / Health & Wellness

Chef Tara Reeves, R.H.N.

Tara is a classically trained Chef & Holistic Nutritionist who helps ambitious Black women transition and maintain a plant-based lifestyle so that they can optimize their health & wellbeing and live their best plant-based life!

Services include:
• Online group coaching
• Personal Chef service
• Recipe development
• Hospitality consultation

Hair/Beauty

DayasDollhouse

We offer wig services.

902-388-1087

Event décor

Distinct Magic Decor

Looking FOR QUALITY SERVICE?  Exceptional customized decorations for any event? Look no further! 

Our goal is to give you the most exceptional event decorating service ever and We will  turn your event into a unique and magical experience!

Bilingual service ( French – English)

Music & Entertainment

Dj Jane Blaze

This East Coast native is a heavy hitter on the DJ scene. Her credentials read like a laundry list of formal accomplishments; former manager of Vancouver’s biggest record store, Beatstreet Records, former host and creative director of Vancouver-based Grounded TV; founder of Jane Blaze Productions; formerly known as DJ She, this sought after Dj was the first female DJ in the world to compete in the Red Bull Thre3Style DJ competition.

Services:
– Dj service for corporate, retail, weddings, club & lounge events.
– Custom music solutions that elevate and refine our clients’ visions in retail, fitness, hospitality and office environments.

Fashion

FluffyKnots by Ijay

FluffyKnots Is a crochet clothing brand owned by Ijeoma Ekeruche. All the clothings are handmade and made to fit.

Entertainment

Hometown Musik Entertainment

Hometown Musik Entertainment is a record label located in Charlottetown, PEI. It started off as just a recording studio to help up-and-coming recording artists in the greater Charlottetown area, go after their passion for music; offering mentorship, guidance, mix, and mastering services as well as all-round support in building the right audience and distribution.

Since their establishment, they have recorded multiple album projects, standard extended playlists (E.P), and released more than 50 singles from our artists and all-around talent on PEI. Hometown Musik is home to artists like 2’Izzy, Eyesblood, Mykhel, Obembe, Apee, King Aryx, DJ Jabbz, D1wav, K Mulla, Freshplus, and much more.

With solid experience in this industry for over 5 years, they have been featured on broadcasting stations like CBC News (Charlottetown) for our good work, publishing sites like the Cadre UPEI and much more.

782-377-0251

Presley Isaiah (Creative Director)

902-314-7585

Jafar Ohiaka (Music A&R)

902-316-1194

Solomon Onuoma (Recording Artist)

902-213-9374

Yomi Oni (Market Strategist)

Dance

Hurricanes Dance Team

Holland College’s Non-profit Diverse Dance Troupe. Now open to the public. Founded by Bahamian Choreographer, Dawn Ward. Hiphop and Caribbean Movement.

902-566-9629

Creative direction and Photography

IAMGESSYY STUDIO

Director | Photographer | Set Design

As seen on Malvie Mag, Grnwood, Mob Journal, GMARO, Canon Canada, etc.

 

Design

John Fox: Visual Artist & Graphic Designer

John is a Charlottetown based Graphic Designer offering freelance design services (like logo & poster design) to entrepreneurs and businesses looking to grow their brand recognition and audience engagement.

902-316-3365

Craft/Jewelry

Kuko Creations

Kuko Creations makes whimsical jewelry and accessories inspired by fairytale nostalgia and geek fantasy culture.

Hair/Beauty

Mane Experience

Mane Experience is a beauty and hair salon for folks with textured hair (3a – 4c). Our goal is for your mane to be healthy and for you to rock it with no apologies!

Photography

Marilynshots

Portraits | Fashion | Events | And more!

Financial Services

MICC Financial Inc.

MICC is a mobile platform that allows groups of people to pool funds together to achieve their financial goals and build credit.

Hair

MJHair

MJHAIR has been in business for 1 year and has made remarkable progress in the beauty industry of Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada. She specializes in quality human hair extensions and lace wigs. Her goal is to consistently provide quality hair that showcases the most beautiful appearance, natural movement, and comfortable fit.

902-978-0697

Entertainment

Oshun Dance Studios

Oshun Dance Studios is a performance group, inspiring to bring young female artists of all ethnicities together to find empowerment and to access outlets for creative expression. ODS will be incorporating a Caribbean Twist of culture and diversity through dance and sound; offering services in adult fusion classes, private/group dance lessons in jazz, ballet, modern contemporary, African and workshops.

902-629-9956
242-425-2110

Events & Entertainment

Overtime Management Group

Overtime entertainment is a multi-disciplinary company that focuses on events, marketing and artist development. We manage and create unique social events and provide a platform for upcoming visual and performing artists to grow.

647-995-1416

Hair Service

SignatureLocs LCC

Shernaria Morris (Owner and Loctician)

Signature Locs is a hair care salon that specializes in Dread Locs for all hair textures. Educating the public about Dread Locs and general Hair Care.

902-314-6091

Marketing/Business

Slickphotography

Slickphotography is a photography/videography service that specializes in working with businesses and their needs. The business aims to work with all stakeholders in our community and is always ready to help create a vison for people to experience.

902-330-6466

Crochet

Tales From The Stitch

Tales from the Stitch specializes in custom made, posable and highly detailed Crochet dolls.

Food

The Jollof House

We are a small Ghanaian take-out consisting of my wife and I.

902-916-5226

Sports

The Soccer Initiative (TSI)

TSI is dedicated to promoting and changing soccer on the island through competition and soccer development.

Hair/Beauty

The Stars MALL

The Stars Mall is proud to be a Prince Edward Island-based beauty supplier, serving our valued customers since 2018. We carry a wide spectrum of products for your beautiful lifestyle. Our products cover weaves, braids, wigs, extensions, hair pieces, hair/skincare, hair tools and etc. You are more than welcome to join us.

902-393-7724

Music, Film, Video game

Thin Slice Media

I specialize in a range of sound engineering services. Recording, mixing, and mastering music; location sound recording and post-production sound editing for film; film scoring, and original music for video games.

902-628-5801

Clothing and Accessories

truly African designs

We at truly African designs promote Africa in a unique way by showcasing our clothing and accessories.

902-977-2223

Waste Management/Cleaning Services

Wheelie Bin Doctors Inc.

Wheelie Bin Doctors Inc. is a business based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. We currently specialize in pressure washing, cleaning, disinfecting and deodorizing of garbage, waste, compost and recycling bins around Prince Edward Island while providing homeowners and businesses with an effective method to safely keep their bins sanitized.

902-314-7747

Dance

Xclusiv Crew

HipHop Dance Crew, founded by Bahamian Choreographer, Joe Dames, in 2010. Open to ages 15 and up. Culturally focused and motivated; krumping, B-boy, Tutting, and some Contemporary addition. Based out of HavenWood Dance Studio.

902-368-8268

Design

ZeroResistance Studios

A creative design agency that works with different artists, designers, and creatives to create sustainable and modern art projects along the brands vision. The agency also offers creative media services (graphic design, photography etc.) to brands and companies.

902-916-3167