BLACK BUSINESS DIRECTORY
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Find a Black-owned business to support by searching our directory of more than 100 local businesses!
Our Commitment to Supporting Black Business
While we have all been impacted by the effects of COVID-19, small Black-owned businesses have been among those hit hardest. From transforming into the digital space for easier access to services to becoming economic first responders providing food and necessary resources to those in need, local small businesses have remained the backbone to our community throughout the pandemic. Now is our turn to uplift them!
In an effort to promote community support and uplift our local Black-owned businesses, we’ve created this extensive list of Black businesses local to King County, WA. This list is updated frequently so be sure to come back and check for new additions!
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Black Lives Matter Seattle – King County | Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County is a grassroots, volunteer-run, social-justice non-profit organization focused on the empowerment and liberation of Blacks and other people of color through advocacy and direct action.
- (253) 234-7250
Kent Black Action Commission | The mission of the Kent Black Action Commission is to improve and promote the social, economic, political, spiritual and educational conditions of the Black Community in Kent, Washington and the South King County region.
- (253) 486-9029
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc | The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Greater Seattle Chapter chartered on September 12th, 2021, to advocate for and Impact Black women and girls throughout the Greater Seattle area.
- (641) 715 – 3900
- P.O. Box 28992, Seattle, WA 98118
- IG: @nbcwseattle
Seattle King County NAACP | The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.
- (206) 324-6600
- IG: @seattlekingcountynaacp
- P.O. Box 22148
Seattle, WA 98122
WA State Commission on African American Affairs | The role of the Commission on African American Affairs is to examine and define issues pertaining to the rights and needs of African-Americans and make recommendations to the Governor, the Legislature and state agencies for changes in state programs and laws.
- (360) 725-5664
AxSM Art | AxSM Art is an Arts and Entertainment company seeking to create culturally aware spaces and events for ALL people and have fun while doing it. Our passion for connecting people and building community is the focus of every event and endeavor. Services include paint & sips, live painting, customer orders, merchandise, and more!
- IG: @_axsm
Arte Noir | ARTE NOIR seeks to be a gathering place for exploring the dynamic creativity that springs from African and African American culture. With a focus on people, ARTE NOIR shines a light on the makers, thinkers, and doers who are, and have been, innovating in their fields; centering the soulfulness and power of Black art. ARTE NOIR exists to uplift Black artists!
- 2301 East Union St. Suite H, Seattle, WA 98122
- IG: @artenoirnow
Central District Forum | Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas is the only local, nonprofit organization solely dedicated to presenting emerging Black arts, artists, and ideas in the Seattle area. They believe in the value of community, creativity, identity and passion. These values serve as a strategic frame and guide day-to-day operations and program decisions.
- (206) 323-4032
- 104 17th Ave. S.
- IG: @cdforum
Estelita’s Library | Justice focused community bookstore and library.
- 241 MLK Jr. Way S., Seattle, WA 98144
- IG: @estelitaslib
Langston Seattle | The mission of Langston Seattle is to strengthen and advance our community through Black arts & culture while cultivating Black brilliance.
- (206) 323-7067
- 104 17th Ave. S.
- IG: @206langston
Kay The Paint Lady | Private art instructor for events and activities (ex: paint & sips, etc.).
- (206) 590-1752
- IG: @kay_thepaintlady
Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) | NAAM’s mission is to spread knowledge, understanding, and enjoyment of the histories, arts and cultures of people of African descent for the enrichment of all through exhibitions, programs and events.
- (206) 518-6000
- 2300 S. Massachusetts St.
- IG: @naamnw
Royal Esquire Club | Located in the heart of Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood, The Royal Esquire Club (REC) is nationally recognized as one of the finest clubs west of the Mississippi as well as the premiere private (501 C 7) black social Club of the entire Pacific Northwest.
- (206) 723-2811
- 5016 Rainier Ave S.
- IG: @royalesquireclub
Sweet Potato Studio | Handmade small batch ceramics made in Seattle, WA at their home studio. Wheel-thrown and hand-built ceramics – including mugs, bowls, planters, and home decor!
- IG: @sweetpotato.studio
WOW Gallery | Wonder of Women (WOW) is a 501c3 organization that creates space for Black women and girls to find their voice, stand in their truth, and celebrate their wonder by telling their story.
- (206) 887-5183
- IG: @WonderofWomen
- (206) 671-9456
Business Bestie | A 6-week intensive course program where entrepreneurs get hands-on experiential learnings they can use immediately to catapult their success! Led and developed by your very own personal Business Bestie — 5X CEO, Entrepreneur, and business coach Keisha Credit.
Doc Queens | Doc Queen help you with all types of paperwork. They help you organize paperwork and keep it that way with intuitive filing systems that work for you at home and in your business. They also help understand and fill out paperwork such as small business formation, loan and loan forgiveness applications, notary and e-notary services, creative wiring, and more.
Jackson’s Asset Accounting | Jackson’s Asset Accounting provides accounting, payroll and tax preparation services. They provide services for both individuals and businesses both small and large.
- (206) 948-1099
- 5101 14th Ave NW Seattle, WA 98107
- IG: @Jacksonsassetaccounting
Keen Eye Staging | Keen Eye Staging is a home staging business ran in the greater Seattle area. Their goal is to give you functionality, simplicity, and timeless designs that will captivate the buyer with the first impression.
- (206) 793 – 2824
- IG: @keeneyestaging
Kreider Hughes Law, PLLC | Kreider Hughes Law provide legal services for small businesses, including virtual general counsel, contract drafting and review, entity formation, and corporate governance; estate planning services and individual advocacy for life’s legal events.
- (206) 457-2610
- 7511 Greenwood Ave N. Seattle, WA 98103
Northwest Mutual | Northwest Mutual helps individuals and small businesses with identifying and achieving their financial goals through a comprehensive approach that consists of protection, optimization, and distribution strategy planning. They help with life insurance and wealth transfer strategies, as well as putting together investment portfolios.
- (206) 777-3559
- 10800 NE 8th St. STE 910 Bellevue, WA 98004
ROSY’S Premium Cleaning Services & ROSY’S Mobile Detail | ROSY’S Premium Cleaning Services & Mobile Detail is a licensed & insured cleaning company. We offer services from small to medium for commercial cleaning. Full scale services to residential. The mobile wash is full scale as well. Services to clean professionally inside & outside.
Sampson Painting Company, LLC | Sampson Painting Company provide professional interior and exterior, residential, and commercial painting and drywall services.
- (206) 930-8032
Tax Bunny Book Keeping & Tax Service | TaxBunny is an independently owned tax, bookkeeping, payroll and notary service based in Burien, WA. They work with many local individuals and businesses, and specialize in working with independent contractors, musicians, artists and small businesses.
- (206) 257-5728
- 645 153 SW Street, Suite C-1, Burien, WA 98166
Work and Play Lounge | All-in-one venue with sweeping skyline views of downtown Seattle with lots of natural light from big bay windows. Perfect for executive meetings, private office space, small events, and more!
- (206) 665-9898
- 4700 42nd Ave SW, Suite 535, Seattle, Washington 98116
- IG: @workandplaylounge
Jaiteh Debra | Jaiteh Debra is a Family Child Care Home in Kent WA, with a maximum capacity of 12 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of birth – 13 years 0 months.
- (253) 520-3283
- SE 219th Pl, Kent WA 98031
Jannah Child Care | Jannah Child Care is in home daycare that provides excellence learning experience for children from 1 month to 13 years old.
- (206) 954-9903
Granny Cares Childcare | An in-home daycare focused on problem soling, decision making and self help, while promoting interpersonal communications.
- (206) 242-2617
- 5045 S. 178th St SeaTac, WA 98288
Hammers That Care | Hammers That Care is licensed, bonded, and insured. They have been in business for over six years. They do residential and commercial construction in the Pacific Northwest that include services such as pre-construction, construction, and post-construction.
Quality Development | Quality Development is a Black-owned Development company, founded by a Seattle native in 2018. They specialize in new construction development, general contracting services, and major home additions.
- (253) 655-7567
- IG: @qualitydevelopmentllc
100 Leading Ladies of Color | 100 Leading Ladies of Color (LLC) is a a catalyst & coordinator in honoring & cultivating a regional network of at least 100 powerful, leading women of color & their work.
Black Future Co-op Fund | As a Black collective, we aim to define for ourselves, speak for ourselves, and create for ourselves a new model of philanthropy that uplifts Black people and Black communities throughout the state.
- (253) 234-7250
- IG: @BlackFutureWA
- 1601 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1900, Seattle, WA 98101
Central Area Collaborative | The Central Area Collaborative is a collection of local business community leaders that have agreed to work together and align their efforts and resources to achieve a greater business community with the values of alignment, collaboration, collective responsibility, and communal transparency.
- (703) 862-7571
- 1143 MLK Jr. Way, STE 133, Seattle, WA 98122
- IG: @Central_Area_Collaborative
Byrd Barr Place | Byrd Barr Place nurtures a more equitable Seattle through services and advocacy that enable people to live healthier, prosperous lives. Byrd Barr Place programs help Seattle residents with basic human services—a warm home, food on the table, and immediate financial relief—so they can break the cycle of poverty and build self-sufficiency.
- (206) 812-4940
- 722 18th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
- IG: @ByrdBarrPlace
Feed the People | Feed The People is a community-focused, black-led initiative based in Seattle, WA. We operate a community kitchen and lead youth development programs for the love of food! Feed The People envisions communities where nourishing food is accessible, where youth grow up with strong personal connections to food and mentors, and where culinary skills are integral to youth development.
Nurturing Roots | Nurturing Roots is a community farming program focused on educating youth & community members on healthy food choices. Creating community through gardening.
- (206) 880-0971
- 6218 Beacon Ave. S. Seattle, WA 98108
- IG: @NurturingRootsFarm
Rainier Beach Action Coalition | Rainier Beach Action Coalition is a grassroot, Black-led organization devoted to locally driven development. For over ten years, it has promoted quality education, living wage jobs, affordable transportation and housing, and building community capacity in Seattle’s Rainier Beach neighborhood.
- (206) 420 – 1010
- 9013 MLK Jr. Way S. Seattle, WA 98118
- IG: @rainierbeachac
Ta’alem Community Center | Ta’alem Community Center (TCC ) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to motivating our youth of color. We are looking to serve the community by providing support in mentorship, tutoring, and skill set activities.
- (206) 779-3619
- 6721 Martin Luther King Jr Way S. Suite #2C, Seattle WA 98118
Africatown Center for Education & Innovation (ACEI) | Africatown Center for Education & Innovation (ACEI) was formed to address the growing educational crisis of African American students within the Seattle Public School District by providing a culturally responsive learning community that fosters hope, resilience, and academic achievement.
- (206) 519 – 0721
- 3100 S Alaska St Seattle, WA 98108
- IG: @africatowncenter
Arts Corp | Arts Corp revolutionizes art education by igniting the creative power of young people through culturally engaging learning experiences focused on youth arts education, curriculum development, dance, music, poetry, and leadership development.
- (206) 569 – 8175
- 4408 Delridge Way SW, Suite #110 Seattle, WA 98106
Black Past | Black Past is an online reference center that makes a wealth of materials on African American history available in one central location on the Internet. It strives to make every computer, regardless of its location, a classroom in African American history.
Compukids Worldwide | Compukidz Worldwide was started in 1998 to fill the void in our communities for the lack of computer literacy. They have expanded our mission to enhance education, workforce preparation, social media etiquette, brand building, physical activity, and mentoring to raise the level of the black and brown talent pool. Their work in the community increases our youth self-esteem, awareness of community, social skills, and soft skills that build a better individual and community.
Hope Academy | Hope Academy is a non-profit community based private school with a focus on creating a safe and equity-based educational space for the growing East-African immigrant/refugee population in Seattle.
- (206) 438-1778
- 9421 18th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98168
The Marvin Thomas Memorial | The Marvin Thomas Memorial is an organization that is impacting lives through education and sports.
- (206) 683-4060
- IG: @mthomaskemp206
Alxandra Victoria | Alxandra specializes in bridal styling, curly cuts, extensions, cuts, natural hair care & custom wigs for every woman! She believes every single customer should receive exceptional haircare and the ultimate stylistic experience. The products used are curated just for you and your hair type. Her goal is to bring out the queen in you!
- (253) 328-4962
- IG: @Alxandravictoria_
- IG2: @Seattlebridal_hair
Beauty by Jaye | Jaye is a licensed esthetician and a sugaring expert. She provides a series of beauty and health services.
- (206) 446-1190
- 6627 191st Pl, STE F100, Kent, WA 98032
- IG: @Beauty_by_Jaye
Earl’s Cuts & Styles Barbershop | The Barbershop, its history in the Central District, the clients that made it a Seattle landmark and the best Barbershop with the most talented staff of barbers to get a haircut period. Engage in topical conversation like political, sports and entertainment, music and so much more. Don’t miss out!
- (206) 332 – 2687
- 2320 E. Union St., Seattle, WA 98122
Emerald City Naturals | Our product line is perfect whether you are just starting your natural hair journey, or you’re an OG natural. Specializing in hair, body, and skincare products.
- (425) 405-0774
- 1600-B SW Dash Point Road, #1077, Federal Way, WA 98023
- IG: @emeraldcitynaturals
Kashmeer Vintage | Kashmeer Vintage is a collection of gently used clothing and accessories.
- (360) 519-4997
Mr. Naturalz | At Mr. Naturalz, our mission is to empower, educate, and liberate our client’s natural hair journey. Mr. Naturalz Salon caters to curly, kinky, and loc’d textures of hair. We specialize in maintaining healthy, natural textures, along with other services, such as: coloring, braiding, cuts and all stages of locing hair.
- (425) 228-0582
- 334 Wells Ave., S., Suite D Renton, WA 98057
- IG: @MrNaturalz
QueenCare Products | QueenCare Products were designed with thoughts of how to best serve our skin while utilizing aromatherapy to heal and uplift our mood. Each handcrafted product is infused with good energy, love and natural ingredients that will leave your body feeling luxurious!
- (425) 200-4027
- 2315 South Jackson St Seattle, WA 98144
- IG: @QueenCareProducts_1
SAMAR | SAMAR is a duo of self-taught perfumers based in Seattle, WA who are on a mission to craft fully immersive and captivating perfumes. Their gender-fluid perfumes are lovingly handmade in small batches using high quality ingredients sourced from around the world. Firmly rooted in civic engagement, we donate a minimum of 10% of our quarterly profits to a community organization providing vital services.
Seattle African Braids Hair Styling | Fast and gentle braids specialist and instructor.
- (206) 960-3358
- 1314 Central Ave S., Suite 201, Kent, WA 98032
- IG: @seattleafricanbraids
Six17 Salon | Located inside Mosaic Salon and Spa, Six17 Salon is a textured hair salon. Six17 Salon specializes in coils, kinks, and curls of all textures. With over two decades of experience, Six17 staff takes pride in giving each client an amazing experience while caring for their natural hair.
- (404) 435-8712
- Appointments: https://www.vagaro.com/us02/six17
- IG: @Six17Salon
Cierra Sisters | Cierra Sisters is an African-American breast cancer survivor and support organization. Cierra Sisters is committed to increasing local, state, and nationwide attention to the devastating impact of breast cancer, specifically in African American communities.
- P.O. Box 1634 Renton, WA 98057
Dunia Health Clinic | At Dunia Health Clinic we provide everything you need to run a compliant drug, alcohol, and physical testing for professional needs as well as general clinic visits. Our knowledgeable team will manage your entire program to ensure you have all testing requirements in place.
- 1625 Rainier Ave. S., #102 Seattle, WA 98178
- IG: @Dunia_Health_Clinic
Hip Hop is Green | Hip Hop is Green (HHIG) is a plant based hip hop health and wellness movement providing life changing programs to underserved, low income urban youth and their families in areas of plant based eating, organic gardening, fitness, food justice, and more through creative media and live events.
- P.O. Box 26742 Federal Way, WA 98093
- IG: @HipHopisGreen
Joyful Practices | Through deep listening and thoughtful exploration Joyful Practices can help you to clarify your goals so that you can craft a more fulfilling life that is designed around the things that bring you the most joy. They offer supportive tools and accountability structures to help you make the life of your dreams, your reality.
- (206) 627 – 0313
- IG: @Nacala_ayele
Richards Fitness Warfare| Richards Fitness Warfare was created to provide the preparation and motivation to all future heroes in the Armed Forces and First Responders through physical fitness, mentorship, and leadership coaching.
- (253) 843-7101
- IG: @richardsfitnesswarfare
The League of Extraordinary People | The League of Extraordinary People is launching an ACEs-Science and Trauma-Informed modality of care within an empowerment curriculum through a new-and-improved spiritual, social justice healthcare revolution.
- IG: @tloep1
The Spine Clinic | The chiropractor and the rest of the welcoming team at The Spine Clinic are committed to providing chiropractic solutions to address your unique needs, whether you are experiencing back pain, neck pain, headaches, or even muscular tightness and tension.
- (425) 524-4152
- 17911 108th Ave. SE Renton WA 98055
- IG: @the_spine_clinic
Urogynecology & Healing Arts | Dr. Lake believes in a well-rounded holistic approach to patient care and pelvic floor disorders: leakage of urine, vaginal prolapse, recurrent urinary tract infections, and more. They consider it their privilege to be involved in your journey towards health.
- 9730 3rd Ave NE #208 Seattle, WA
- FB: @UroGynAndHealingarts
Creative Devs | Creative Devs is a Black woman owned graphic design and web services agency that caters to Black and Brown owned or led organizations and businesses. They offer web design and development, graphic design, social media services, logo design, app development, animation, video editing, and motion graphics.
- (206) 457-2918
- IG: @CreativeDevs_Com
Devoueted Media | DeVoueted Media provides marketing and production services for brands and influencers. They specialize in campaign development, social media content, and digital advertising utilizing photography, videography, and editing services.
- (610) 888-2127
- IG: @devouetedmedia
Emazing Photography | Whether your photography needs are for personal keepsake, business/professional use, a special event or momentous occasion, Erica Daniels is sure to capture every detail and every beautiful moment. Available for travel. Specializes in events, weddings, and natural light portraiture but also offers indoor photography with professional grade lighting equipment.
Kariba Photography | Kariba is a lovable, hip and fresh photographer who loves capturing the now and holds more than 10 years of experience. She specializes in natural light photography with a bold and vibrant approach to the way she captures her clients.
Perri Rhoden | Perri Rhoden, affectionately known as thecurlynugget on Instagram, is an Abstract Mixed Media Artist and Muralist from Seattle, Washington. Her artwork is bright, bold, sensual, and full of texture. Her art is inspired by Black women and her manifestations of feminine energy captured on canvas.
Smile Patrol NW | Smile Patrol is a full-service photo + video + photobooth team curating elite experiences and event activations on location. Virtual and in-person experiences available.
The Affordable Sound Company | The Affordable Sound Company is a professional live audio sound reinforcement company, that sets up and operates custom sound systems for small and medium size events and venues.
- (360) 504-4424
- IG: @theaffordablesoundcompany
The Copy Spot | The Copy Spot, formerly known as Gorilla Graphics, is a locally owned and the only African American owned copy center in the Seattle area, specializing in graphic, print, and marketing services.
- (206) 397-3835
- 4547 Rainier Ave, Seattle, WA 98118
The Elite Collective | A team of black creative professionals with expertise in all stages of visual media, web design, art direction, content creation and event planning.
- (206) 657-6332
- IG: @the.elitecollective
Therapy Visuals | Therapy Visuals is a video production and graphic design company. They are here to help you bring your vision to life.
- (206) 293-5393
- IG: @therapyvisuals
Ellison Coaching & Counseling | Are you struggling with issues related to trauma, grief, addiction, anxiety, or major life changes? There comes a time when we need some help from a certified professional to help cope with many of life’s challenges. At Ellison Coaching & Counseling, LLC, therapy sessions are designed to unravel painful issues and provide clients with effective tools to help them see the glass half full instead of half empty.
- Book a Free Consultation
24437 Russell Rd, Suite 230, Kent WA 98032
Renegades For Life, Inc | Every life has value and until we see this put into practice there is no equality! We have changed the lives of families and youth through careful intervention by keeping them together and providing them with comprehensive tools that work for them and produces a better quality of life! Our Expertise is in youth and family counseling!
- 1265 S Main St, Suite 305A, Seattle, WA 98144
- IG: @renegades_for_life_inc
Restore Therapy, LLC | Sauntia Griffin, LSWAIC, MSW, M.Ed. was born and raised in the Central District of Seattle, Washington where she lives and practices therapy with teens and adults. She has been trained in trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and a variety of techniques for evidence-based practice—regularly drawing from mindfulness and Gestalt approaches.
WA Therapy Fund Foundation | Empowering people of color through mental health education and radical self-care.
- (253) 951-9990
- 4501 15th ave. So. Suite 102 Seattle, WA 98108
- IG: @watherapyfund
Black Magic Sweets | Black Magic Sweets is a Seattle based experimental Pop Up bakery, founded by Aliyah Davis, a proud Brooklyn native. The bakery is a combination of her love of the arts and of killer flavor combinations.
Boon Boona Coffee | “Boon” and “Boona” are both words that mean “coffee” in different languages of East Africa. At Boon Boona, we’re committed to sharing the unique coffee and coffee traditions of this region — and to supporting coffee growers and our local community in the process.
- (425) 496-8618
- 724 S 3rd Street, Ste. C, Renton, WA 98057
- 1223 E. Cherry St., STE C121B, Seattle, WA 98122
Burien Fish House | Delicious seafood specialty items such as fish & chips, lobster rolls, salmon tacos, seafood chowder, and more!
- (206) 294-3506
- 133 SW 153 Street, Burien, WA 98166
- Instagram: @TheBurienFishHouse
City Teriyaki | Japanese inspired dishes including tempura, yakisoba, and a variety of teriyaki dishes. Online ordering available. Open daily from 12pm – 3pm for lunch and 5pm – 8pm for dinner.
- (206) 723-2489
- 5400 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118
Communion Restaurant & Bar | We hope to provide closeness that attends a sense of belonging. We invite you to share in an experience of fellowship, homage, and Black culinary exploration. Wednesday – Saturday | 4PM – 10PM | Sunday – Tuesday CLOSED
- 2350 E. Union St., Seattle, WA 98122
- IG: @communionseattle
Emerald City Fish & Chips | Enjoy crab puppies with just the right amount of spice, sweet potato fries with spicy tartar & garlic vinegar, juicy gourmet burgers, perfectly seasoned oysters & prawns, a variety of po’boy sandwiches, chowder, salad and more! Order Sunday through Thursday from 11am – 9pm. Fridays and Saturdays open until 10pm.
- (206) 760-3474
- 3756 Rainier Avenue, Seattle, WA 98144
Fishbox | The Fishbox provides deliciously seasoned fish, fried to perfection in a grab and go box. We specialize in southern fried catfish, halibut, shrimp, oysters, and many more! Rated by Infatuation Seattle as a top fish and chips spot in the city!
- (206) 771-2510
- 172 20th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
Jerk Shack | The Jerk Shack pays tribute to classic Caribbean food thoughtfully cooked with care and modern technique. Call in to order. Open Monday – Friday from 4pm – 9pm. View the menu here.
- (206) 441-7817
- 2510 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Junebaby | JuneBaby is a small, Black, family run, full service restaurant that focuses on celebrating Southern Cuisine and the roots of how it came to be in the neighborhood of Ravenna.
- (206) 257-4470
- 2122 NE 65th Street, Seattle, WA 98115
Kaffa Coffee | We serve organic Ethiopian coffee and healthy Ethiopian dishes with Fresh Ingredients! We also sell spices, coffee beans, herbs and unique wines!
- 8136 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118
Lashelle Wines | Small lot winery and tasting room in Woodinville’s Warehouse District.
Marjorie Restaurant | Marjorie is an eclectic restaurant providing Crafted Cocktails, New American Cuisine and Attentive Service, in a cozy, uniquely designed interior. Marjorie owner, Donna Moodie was born in Jamaica, raised on the Southside of Chicago, and honors her mother’s love of cooking and entertaining with a restaurant bearing her name.
Metier Brewing Company | Metier means “one’s calling,” and at Metier Brewing Company our calling is brewing damn good beer and building stronger community to inspire bigger dreams for all.
- (425) 415-8466
- 14125 NE 189th Street, Woodinville, WA 98072
Ma & Pops | Ma & Pops provides a taste of the Islands in each bite, inspired by the nostalgic sweet treats of their communities. Their Ice Pops are all-natural, vegan and locally produced.
- (206) 569-4976
- IG: @maandpops
Moe Vegan | 100% plant-based vegan soul food truck!
Nana’s Way | Nana’s Southern Kitchen takes pride in offering excellent customer service in an open and welcoming environment. Come join them for community and comfort food served Nana’s Way. They have two locations, Kent offers takeout and delivery service while their Covington location has indoor dining, takeout, and delivery.
NoirePack Inc. | A small start-up whose primary mission is to deliver the Black coffee Experience. Freshly roasted coffee from America’s Premier Black Artisan Roasters, Russell’s Gourmet Coffee in Georgia, Blk & Bold in Iowa, Sailor’s Brew Coffee, and Boon Boona Coffee in the West Coast. We bring you a diaspora of America’s best hidden gems. Coffee roasting is an art, and every Black-owned coffee roaster is a master of their craft.
- (206) 550-1697
Plum Bistro | Organic, sustainable vegan dishes featuring seitan & tofu in an industrial-chic space. Online Order Pickup 11am-7pm daily. Family Meal Pickup 5pm daily.
- (206) 838-5333
- 1429 12th Avenue Seattle, WA 98115
Po’Boy & Tings | One of Seattle’s most flavorful food trucks, our primary focus is our Po’Boy sandwich served with either chicken, shrimp, catfish, oysters, pickles, or tofu.
- (206) 779-7622
- Instagram: @poboyandtings
Rainy City Shaved Ice | A Black owned shaved ice company with an assortment of flavors serving the King County Area.
- (206) 639-0357
- Instagram: @BowlsofSoul206
Sami’s Cornerstore – Jackson General | Sami’s is a local family owned grocery store in the heart of the Central District fighting gentrification.
- (206) 240-7515
- 2723 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98144
Seattle’s Chicken Express | At Seattle Chicken Express we serve Soul-infused American breakfast. We have great fried chicken, soft waffle, tasty grits, seasoned collard greens and perfectly cooked red beans. Flavorful foods, that likens to food one ate when growing up surrounded by love.
- (206) 334-6877
- 3621 33rd Ave. S, Ste C5, Seattle, WA 98144
Taste of the Caribbean | Taste of the Caribbean is ready to ignite your culinary passion for the flavorful Jamaican food experience. Our dishes are infused with the Caribbean spices and flavors you know and love. From our famous Jerk Wings to our Curried Shrimp with Rice & Peas, every meal we cook is made with love and passion.
- 1212 East Jefferson Street, Seattle, WA, 98122
- IG: @TasteoftheCaribbean
That Brown Girl Cooks! | That Brown Girl Cooks! is a culinary brand that hosts a collective of flavorful innovations by Chef Kristi Brown. She brings food magic to the tables of the Pacific Northwest though catering, original events, a line of fresh specialty food products, and a wealth of personality. Meals available Thursdays and Saturdays from 2pm – 6pm. Pull up to order at the window.
- 2822 Martin Luther King Way S.
The Sugah Shack | We specialize in Custom Celebration desserts for all events!
Tea Moss Shop | Sea moss herbal infusions with a twist of class! Changing lives one spoonful & sip at a time.
- IG: @teamossshop
- (206) 203 – 0052
Tougo Coffee Cafe & Bakery | Creator of the Multi/Poly Roaster/subscription platforms in Specialty Coffee
- 860 E. Yesler Way, Seattle, WA 98104
- IG: @Tougocoffee
Umami Kushi | Umami Kushi produces Japanese okazu pans, beignets, and yuzu kosho out of our Rainier Beach production kitchen. Our products can be found at various cafes around Seattle, and we are currently offering online ordering for pickup only.
Where Ya At Matt? | New Orleans soul food brought to Seattle! Everything is hand-made right down to the mayonnaise. We put our heart and soul into everything that we do – from order to pick up, you will feel the love. [Food Truck]
Alter Ego Expressions | We believe that apparel and lifestyle merchandise should be designed to empower you to express the many dimensions that make you, you. All custom-designed art wear apparel & accessories by up and coming Seattle-based artist Ayanna Ali.
- (503) 836-7875
- 300 Lenora St, #370 Seattle, WA 98121
- IG: @alteregoexp
- (206) 434-1510
- IG: @aprilshowersseattle
Blessed and Thankful, LLC | Our goal is to serve as a reminder that everyday above ground is a Blessing, and our unique journey through LIFE is something to be Thankful for.
- IG: @BlessedandThankful365
- DM to place orders
BLMF Literary Saloon | Where used books come to be found.
- (206) 621-7894
- 1501 Pike Place, Suite 324, Seattle WA 98101
Brown Family BBQ Sauce | Treat your tastebuds to the finest BBQ sauce! Established in 1987, Brown Family Company is responsible for creating batch after batch of delicious, homemade BBQ sauce. We sell three different flavors—Original, Spicy, and Thick & Sweet with Honey.
- (206) 856-0608
- 611 SW 152nd St, Burien, WA 98166
- IG: @BrownFamilyBBQSauce
Common Scentz, LLC | Hand Poured Scented Soy Wax Candles. Are you using your Common Scentz?
Expressions By CC | Expressions by CC is an online conscious spiritual shop. We aim to create loving, peaceful, and social impact that enhances people & the Earth by providing natural and non-toxic items that are positive & informative! Products include crystals, hand-made crystal jewelry, books, and more!
- (706) 250-0714
- IG: @XBYCC
Kreative Konscious Apparel | Kreative Konscious Apparel is a Seattle-based online clothing company started by Marquise “KnuttKase” Brown. Clothing is a way to express yourself without having to say a word. The hope is that you’ll be able to express yourself in our designs, funny or serious. Welcome to the movement!
LBK Customs | LBK Customs creates customized shirts, hoodies, mugs, and much more. Our mission is to allow you to create a brand that represents you. We hope that we inspire you to showcase your individuality with custom creations.
- 7345 164th Ave NE, Ste. 145-211, Redmond, WA 98052
- IG: @LBK_Customs
Noire Essentials Candle Co. | Noire Essentials is a boutique home fragrance company offering a niche collection of premium scented candles designed to elevate our moods and change how we experience our homes. Their fragrances are inspired by wellness, nature, and travel experiences.
Noir Lux Candle Co. | At Noir Lux Candle Co., we take pride in crafting scents that are an ode to good times and great vibes. We are a small Black-owned, woman-owned business that specializes in creating wood wick 100% soy candles, handcrafted in small batches with you in mind! Life’s short. Order that candle. Stay lit!
Something Black Made | Something Black Made (SBM) is not your traditional lifestyle brand; it uses unique designs to uplift and aims to empower those that represent and or support the black community and black culture.
- 300 Lenora St, Seattle, WA
- (206) 267-9671
- IG: @somethingblackmade
StyledByFitted | George-Jean is a Seattle-based personal shopper and stylist. Her goal as a stylist is to provide individual clients with elite fashion services that fit their budgets and empower their lives with confidence!
Time Tunnel Records | Find Classic Rock, Soul, Jazz, and New Wave on vinyl, CDs, cassette tapes, music stickers, T-shirts, and more. We buy, sell and trade vinyl, CDs, tapes, DVDs, VHS, books, t-shirts, posters, and music gear.
- (206) 243-1579
- 14911 SW Ambaum Boulevard, Burien, WA 98166
Tresha’s Treasures | The Treasure Chest is a fashionable online boutique for curvy girls of all shapes and sizes, to accentuate their beauty and confidence. We currently offer sizes Small-3X.
- (206) 280-9081
- IG: @Treshas_Treasure –
Abundance of Hope | Abundance of Hope Center is dedicated to enriching the lives of at-risk youth. They provide services and resources to youth age 12- 26 whose lives have been affected by homelessness, oppression, sexual exploitation, human trafficking, and abuse.
- (206) 693-9605
- 1143 Martin Luther King Jr. Way #83 Seattle WA 98122
- IG: @abundanceofhope
Brothers United in Leadership Development (BUILD) | Leadership development and guidance for Black boys and men with a focus on criminal justice, education, entrepreneurship, and violence prevention.
- (206) 486-6263
- IG: @build_206
Choose 180 | Choose 180 envisions a future where youthful behavior is decriminalized and young people are offered restorative practices in lieu of traditional prosecution. In place of the school-to-prison pipeline, a community will exist to help young people realize their potential and provide them with the tools necessary to achieve their goals.
Community Passageways | Community Passageways (CP) is a Seattle-based nonprofit with a vision for zero youth incarceration. CP focuses on creating alternatives to incarceration for youth and young adults by rebuilding our communities through committed relationships centered on love, compassion, and consistency.
- (206) 257-0774
- 7728 Rainier Ave S. Seattle, WA 98118
- IG: @CommunityPassageways
D.A.D.S | D.A.D.S assists fathers with resources to help them develop a sense of self, family and community responsibility through education, effective parenting, mentoring and partnering.
- (206) 722-3137
- 411 12th Ave, Suite 300, Seattle, WA 98122
- IG: @dads_206
Fast Fathers and Sons Together | Fast Fathers and Sons Together is a youth development organization that focuses on family development, providing guidance, support, and nurture to families, specifically those of color. FFST also promotes lifestyle changes that support improved educational outcomes, improved health, and wellness.
- (206) 228-6460
- IG: @FastFathersandSonsTogether
Progress Pushers | Progress Pusher’s mission is to guide, educate, and empower youth that are most impacted by societal systems. We believe that by connecting them to mentors, needed skills and opportunities this population can thrive in their own image of greatness!
- (253) 344-7433
- IG: @ProgressPushers
- 1911 SW Campus Dr., STE 365, Federal Way, WA 98023
You Grow Girl! | You Grow Girl! is a nonprofit organization serving female-identifying youth and families throughout Washington state. You Grow Girl works toward a vision to create a safe forum for girls in the foster care system to tackle their fears and insecurities, build self-confidence and be surrounded by peers and adults who are supportive.
- (206) 417-9904
- IG: @YouGrowGirl206
Do you have a black owned business based in King County? We’d love to send some shine your way!
Businesses featured in the directory also receive invitations to participate in ULMS community outreach events; information about new local grants and funding; promotion through our ULMS digital channels; and express notice of local small business development opportunities! !
The cost is FREE to list. Please note, all businesses featured on the directory are vetted and MUST:
- Be based within King County
- Have an up to date website or social media page
- Be Black or minority-owned