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.
A+ Auto Salon
A+ Auto Salon is a car detailing business that serves Charlottetown, Stratford and Cornwall. We specialize in cleaning both the inside and outside of vehicles, bringing them back to the point where you get compliments on how clean your vehicle is!
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.
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!
• Online group coaching
• Personal Chef service
• Recipe development
• Hospitality consultation
Chez Nyota Mart operate from 9am to 9pm six days a week convenience store in Charlottetown Prince Edward Island. It serves nearby schools (e.g. Colonel Gray High School), residential communities, and commercial and business establishments with daily needs like pre-cooked snacks, snacks, pastries, and beverages like coffee, milkshakes, and canned and bottled drinks. Aside from food and drinks, a limited range of household goods, groceries, over-the-counter medicine, and some assorted African food are available at the store.
374 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4N3
A clothing, art and wellness brand based on inspiring creativity and ambition in the hearts of young people.
We offer wig services.
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.
– 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.
Finix is a contemporary aesthetic streetwear and culture brand.
FluffyKnots by Ijay
FluffyKnots Is a crochet clothing brand owned by Ijeoma Ekeruche. All the clothings are handmade and made to fit.
Trucking and transportation
Great Eastern Resources Inc
Great Eastern Resources inc, is a long haul trucking and transportation company located in PEI. We transport freight and cargo all across Canada and the USA.
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.
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.
Creative direction and Photography
Director | Photographer | Set Design
As seen on Malvie Mag, Grnwood, Mob Journal, GMARO, Canon Canada, etc.
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.
Kuko Creations makes whimsical jewelry and accessories inspired by fairytale nostalgia and geek fantasy culture.
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!
Portraits | Fashion | Events | And more!
Art and Design
Martology Animations and Concept Designs
Martology Animations and Concept Designs provides visual development and animation services for creative ideas, projects and brands.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
We offer braiding services to Black women on the Island.
Tales From The Stitch
Tales from the Stitch specializes in custom made, posable and highly detailed Crochet dolls.
The Jollof House
We are a small Ghanaian take-out consisting of my wife and I.
The Soccer Initiative (TSI)
TSI is dedicated to promoting and changing soccer on the island through competition and soccer development.
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.
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.
Clothing and Accessories
truly African designs
We at truly African designs promote Africa in a unique way by showcasing our clothing and accessories.
Essentials designed for comfort. A lifestyle clothing brand based in Charlottetown.
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.
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.
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.