Are you looking to treat yourself with something special? Have you been browsing the web looking for ways to support young entrepreneurs? If you nodded "yes" to any of these questions, then this is for you!
We've rounded up a list of businesses to shop from. By purchasing from one of these businesses, you are supporting and helping a hard working entrepreneur drive a positive impact in their community. And who knows, you might discover your go-to shopping destination!
Led by Phelesia, Sello Design House designs and produces original African-inspired bags and accessories. Toiletry bags, foldable bags, handbags...they've got it all! And good news, they ship worldwide. Check them out here.
TungaTunga was founded by Lornah. Growing up with her single mother entrepreneur, she was inspired to start TungaTunga to help other women be part of the business development process.
Her company's products are locally produced by people from underprivileged backgrounds such as former female inmates and refugees. Read more about TungaTunga's mission here.
TungaTunga offers a wide range of African fashion, home decor and crafts products and pride themselves on their sustainability. Shop here! Shipping worldwide available.
Rhoi Creations offers custom made interior design. Founded in 2012 by Justine Awino, Rhoi Creations is committed to creating beautiful and functional spaces. Learn more about Justine and her journey with Mkono here.
Kaleidoscope Creations Kenya specializes in graphic design, printing and branded promotional items. If ever you need custom apparel for your group, you know who to call! Find more about them here.
Founded by owner Alexis, Kakia Oils provides an array of organic, virgin, pure essential oils...and more! What makes this company special is that they support African farmers by marketing, distributing and selling their products in domestic, regional and international markets.
Take a look at their range of products here. And read more about founder Alexis here.