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Janine Van Throo – Powerful Woman

As a pioneer of the concept of natural hair therapy, Janine is primarily seen as an authority figure in the industry and earned a well-deserved reputation as the #1 Natural Hair Therapists on a global scale. Janine established Sisay Cosmetics in the year 2004 in The Netherlands and operated with the brand name Sisay. She leverages extensive research …

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Carolyn E. van Es-Vines – Powerful Woman

About Carolyn: An effective leader is able to inspire herself and others into sustainable action toward a worthwhile goal. More than just a skill, leadership is a mindset. As such it impacts every aspect of life, including but not limited to, the workplace. Everyone leads every minute of the day. Unfortunately, most people lead by …

LET'S DO US!

Canceled: Black Women Meditate: LET’S DO US! Workshop May 19

We hope to reschedule and will have additional meditation workshops in June. You are invited to join the third workshop in the LET’S DO US! series created by Black Women in Europe (®) to be a part of our solution for surviving and thriving in these uncertain COVID-19 days, weeks, and months. Marilyn Grando was …

Plantmom is greening spaces and giving life in Amsterdam

PLANTMOM is an Amsterdam-based company dedicated to guiding our community through the complexities of indoor gardening. We provide design services and workshops, as well as supplying locally-sourced plants and sustainably designed care products. PLANTMOM was founded in 2018 by Monai Nailah McCullough, a horticulturalist from NYC with almost a decade of experience with caring for indoor …

Coloured Goodies Taking the World by Storm

We introduced you to the fabulous Power Lister Ellen Brudet several times. We met in 2006 when Coloured Goodies was in its infancy specializing in graphic design. Ellen went on to create the first black doll shop in Europe. But her dolls are more than just dolls. They are mirrors into children’s souls. Some have …

Our Winners in the 2019 EU Elections

Antonella Bunda, Mayor of Florence, Italy Alice Bah Kuhnke, MEP Sweden Green Party View this post on Instagram TACK 🌱. Jag kommer göra allt jag kan med allt jag har och bära ert förtroende med stort allvar. Det känns, inte minst efter alla meddelanden och möten, att ni har stora förväntningar och jag ska anstränga …

Janine

Born in Suriname, raised in the Netherlands, I have always been surrounded and raised by strong women.

In 2009 I opened the first natural hair salon in the centre of Amsterdam, offering several treatments to natural haired ladies. Soon enough parents with  adopted children with afro-  and curly  hair as well as parents with mixed raced children found us.  In that same year I launched my first natural  hair care  line. — JANINE VAN THROO Read her fabulous story …

Tiphanie Jamison

I laugh a lot because I am a dork and a legend in my own shower. 

Because we can save ourselves, I want you to meet Tiphanie. The Natives (the Natives are my 4 babies 8 and under Twins +1+1) are sleeping or at least pretending to be… so I have a few minutes before the youngest among them summons for his middle of the night libation. LOL Hey there from …