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Black Coffee Northwest receives $50K 'We See You' grant

Second location, in Ballard, is now open

 

Last updated 3/25/2022 at 7:17pm

Black Coffee Northwest

Pictured, from left: Darnesha, Edwin, and Mikayla Weary.

The Black Future Co-op Fund, Washington state's first Black-women-led philanthropy, has announced $1.05 million in grants to 21 Black-woman-led organizations in their second round of statewide funding.

Recipients include Black Coffee Northwest in Shoreline, a community gathering place offering youth leadership development and supportive services.

The owners, Edwin and Darnesha Weary, live in Edmonds. The shop recently opened a second location, in Ballard.

Each grantee organization will receive $50,000 in unrestricted funds as an acknowledgment of and support for their work.

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