Category: Events, Meeting Spaces & Activities
Sankofic Journey creates quality and factual black history children’s books, a source of authentic African made products such as jewelry, wallets, coin purses, socks and more. We also have a selection of un-cut body perfume and cologne oils and programs geared towards enhancing the quality black lives.
A recent graduate from Metropolitan State University of Denver's Journalism department, N'dea Carter is a young professional starting her journey as a writer and a public relations specialist. Ms. Carter has written on topics such as the homelessness crisis in Colorado, the dangers of fast fashion on the environment and the impact of local activists. During her time as an intern with U.S. Bank she helped kick-start the first newsletter for the Investment Services Marketing department, co-authoring several articles highlighting senior level executives role in the company and in the community. Ms. Carter is passionate about her community and hopes to showcase the good work of great people through her writing.
We are event and wedding planners and have our own decoration rentals. We assist with designing and executing the vision, for those special life events worth celebrating, which will leave a lasting impression for both the client and their guests.
Michael Arkadie is a business mogul, mentor, and proprietor of the Jazz Funk Connection, a live music venue "created by musicians, for musicians, and the fans who love to hear them!"
Caffeinated Cow is a coffee and ice cream shop. They’ve created a friendly neighborhood location where members of the community may gather for fun or relaxation. Customers rave that the level of customer service is no less than stellar. Their ice cream and coffee selections are perfectly paired to create sensational flavoring. Caffeinated Cow eagerly invites you to visit soon. The best part about their establishment is you!
Spice Island Grill is a homey eatery that serves some of Jamaica’s favorite dishes, vegetarian items, wines, and liquors. Proud owner and master chef Ellen Skeets has devised a menu of delicious entrées. Each selection is a special, perfectly seasoned, delight. To consume them, is to be whisked away to an ambiance likened to the island itself. From the gracious service to the charming atmosphere, Spice Island Grill strives to provide a spectacular dining experience. On the weekends D.J. Smithy fills the room with music from the islands. Come in for a delicious Latin American meal, and the best Caribbean cuisine Colorado Springs has to offer. You won’t be disappointed!
English Dockside is the best fresh seafood restaurant in Colorado Springs which also serves fantastic burgers, ribs, and steaks. Don’t just take our word for it, read the online reviews. Since 2005, English Dockside has consistently won the “Best of Colorado Springs” award. Their signature dishes include Blue Crab Gumbo, Clam Chowder, Alaskan King Salmon, and Chilean Sea Bass. Their menu has succulent dishes for every palette. English Dockside invites you to come, eat heartily and drink deeply. Come see for yourself what the critics already know!
Kristina Wright is the owner of The Social, The Gallery Below and the award-winning Pen & Needles Tattoo shop in Colorado Springs. Kristina also served on the board of the Black Advisory Council for the El Pomar Foundation and won the "woman of influence" award in 2018. She is an army veteran and cares deeply about her community.