As protests continue across the United States, calling for an end to police brutality and justice for the killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Trayvon Martin, and countless others, there are many ways you can take action in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and the Black community. Apart from donating to organizations combatting racial injustice (find a list of resources here), you can also support and shop Black-owned businesses.
Harlem Candle Company
The Harlem Candle Company is a luxury home and fragrance company inspired by the Harlem Renaissance. Founded by travel and lifestyle expert Teri Johnson in 2014, the brand celebrates the legacy of Black icons like Billie Holliday and Langston Hughes with aromatic soy candles that can “transport you through time and place.”