ROHO WEAR

We met the owner of this business while vending at the BLCK Market in Houston, Texas. We were impressed with the quality of his presentation, packaging and timeless and classic pieces of jewelry. Keep reading to learn more about ROHO WEAR and Nino, the owner of this black owned business. Owner: Nino Year started: 2018Continue reading “ROHO WEAR”

Williams Commerce

We met the owner of this business while vending at the “Buy Black Marketplace” at the Shrine of the Black Madonna in Houston, Texas.  A little while after, we joined the group “Unity is Wealth” and found out that he was also a member. He is an intelligent and resourceful author and business owner.  ReadContinue reading “Williams Commerce”

The Black Dollar Bank

We found out about this company from our friends of Black Coffee Co.!  When we visited the IG and website of The Black Dollar Bank, we knew we had to be apart of this movement.  Read below to meet the owner of this dope business, see what the black dollar is all about and seeContinue reading “The Black Dollar Bank”

Wake/Up Apparel

WAKE UP!!!!  These are the words that open one of our favorite movies, “Do The Right Thing” by Spike Lee.  We are currently living in the age of information and it’s time to wake up! You woke? If so, the messages that this black business provides are for you!  Read below to meet the ownerContinue reading “Wake/Up Apparel”

Logistic Massage & Bodywork

Nothing is like a good ol’ massage to melt away the stress of the day or ease the strains of working out.  We were first introduced to this brand from a giveaway on Instagram. Then, we realized that we were both part of the the “Unity is Wealth” group, and then we started running intoContinue reading “Logistic Massage & Bodywork”

Meet NCMPRBL

Since we are all time traveling, what better thing to have on your wrist than a timepiece?  Better yet, a timepiece from a dope ass black owned business! Below you will get a chance to meet Dr. McCoy, the owner of NCMPRBL, and learn about some of our purchases from this business. Owner: Dr. MarioContinue reading “Meet NCMPRBL”

Why is it important to support black business?

Once upon a time, black people lived in communities filled with black businesses that were thriving.  Streets of the community were filled with black owned banks, dentists, doctors, lawyers, theatres, libraries, restaurants, grocery stores, luxury stores, clothing stores, retail stores, hotels and much more.  Two popular communities like this were located in Durham, North CarolinaContinue reading “Why is it important to support black business?”

What does Universal Sankofa mean?

So…If you read our last blog post you should now know what “Sankofa” means.  If not, go back and read the previous blog post called “What is Sankofa”. Now let’s get into the meaning of our business name “Universal Sankofa”.  Our business name and logo has multiple layers to it, some more complex than others.  Continue reading “What does Universal Sankofa mean?”

The Universal Sankofa Blog

Hey world!  It’s the Universal Sankofa husband and wife team, Sankofa & Stacey.  This is going to be our first real attempt at blogging. Way back around 2012, Stacey attempted to blog about vegan cooking and gardening.  I think she attempted maybe 6 posts at the most and let if fall to the wayside. WeContinue reading “The Universal Sankofa Blog”