Three Black Siblings Are Traveling The World & Writing Books About Their Adventures

The world is a big place, filled with endless possibilities. Travel provides an opportunity to not only view many of those possibilities firsthand but also, have invaluable experiences that broaden the perspective. Far too many Black children, however, don’t get to see very much of this great big world and that’s a problem. In an increasingly global […]

New Products For Black Techies & Kids

JOONAFRICA is a world leader in “Afropolitan” (African and Cosmopolitan) goods, crafted by artists from around the diaspora. From wall art to smart watch bands to home decor, JOONAFRICA offers Afropolitan tech accessories as well as home and kitchen goods, handcrafted by the most talented creators from the African diaspora. Perfectly Hued is an illustration-based boutique that features […]

12-Year-Old Owns Thriving Vending Machine Business

Each time a kid asks for money, parents have an opportunity to teach something larger about ownership. Mikey’s Munchies is a vending machine business spearheaded by 12-year-old Michael (Mikey) Wren and the company was born out of such an experience. At the age of 7 Michael wanted money for a snack out of a vending […]

First All Black Golf Team To Win State Championship Receives Their Rings

Never in the state of Georgia had a squad from Atlanta Public Schools won the state title in golf. Never in the history of Georgia had all Black squad done so, either. This past summer, however, Drew Charter School smashed both barriers. According to the team’s coach, Joe Weems, there is no football at Drew […]

13-Year-Old Entrepreneurs, Best Friends, Launch Youth Empowerment Network

At the age of 13 they not only travel the country as motivational speakers but Kamryn Johnson and Saniya-Symone Scott actually have something to say. These two kidpreneurs are behind the Kam & Niya Youth Empowerment Network, a vehicle they use to encourage other kids to become leaders and entrepreneurs. The issue isn’t a child’s […]

Middle Schooler Brothers Run A Bakery & Take College Courses

Shane and Nigel Mushambi of Missouri City, Texas are anything but ordinary middle schoolers. After winning a local baking competition for three straight years, the pair started Two Bros. in the Kitchen. The two brothers make a variety of treats, ranging from chocolate dipped pretzels to exquisite cakes. In addition to making noise in the […]

5-Year-Old Becomes Youngest CEO To Have Products In Target

Photo taken from Lily Frilly IG You were probably concerned about when nap time was at 5 but Lily Adeleye has very different concerns. At the tender age of 5, this young entrepreneur just became the youngest CEO to ever have their products placed in Target for retail. Lily’s company is Lily Frilly, a brand […]

At 12-Years-Old He Patented Invention To Stop Child Hot Car Deaths

Bishop Curry heard that a neighboring family lost their 6-year-old child. It was a hot summer day in Texas and unfortunately, tragedy struck. Curry, a child himself, simply figured that no one should feel the sting of that pain again and so he decided to do something about it. Bishop went to work, sketching out […]

Black Woman Opens Free Sewing Camp To Teach Kids How To Run A Business

Photo Credit: WBIR In Knoxville, Tennessee there is a camp where young people are learning how to be entrepreneurs and developing a valuable skill — sewing. Enkeshi El-Amin is a sociologist who accidentally started the camp, Sew It Sell It. El-Amin merely mentioned the possibility of opening a summer camp one day for kids during […]

She Launched A Tea Company At 9-Years-Old

PICTURE BY KARNESHA WORFORD / CATERS NEWS Brayisha Avery was always fond of spending time with her grandmother; her grandma also introduced her to her favorite drink, tea. Brayisha doesn’t just love a cup of warm tea, the elementary school student from Kansas City also started a company to sell it. ‘Grandma’s Tea’ is a non-caffeinated […]