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What's In Your Box:
THE WAKE UP, MICHELLE MIJUNG KIM (Asian American Female Author)
Author, Michelle MiJung Kim shares foundational principles often missing in today’s mainstream conversations around “diversity and inclusion” and urges readers to go beyond performative allyship to enacting real transformation within ourselves and in the world. Michelle MiJung Kim (she/her) is a queer immigrant Korean American woman writer, speaker, activist, and entrepreneur. This box showcases all Asian American owned brands that will help you -wake up- each morning!
BALSAM AND CEDAR CANDLE TIN, RIVER BIRCH (Black + Female Owned)
River Birch Candles was founded on the belief that not all candles were created equal. This belief has inspired the owners to create natural products that are safe for all to use while helping those in need. For each candle sold, River Birch donates one meal through Feeding America.
PEPPERMINT with LAVENDER CHOCOLATE BAR, ELEMENTS TRUFFLES (Asian + Female Founded)
Alak takes it measured and Kushal moves fast. Alak brings structure and Kushal brings horsepower. Alak is a perfectionist and Kushal thinks perfection is overrated. They believe in keeping an uncompromising attitude in making high-quality clean products. They believe in creating a high integrity and caring brand with a big heart. They believe that our state of mind reflects in the food we make.
CALM TEA, ANIMA MUNDI APOTHECARY (LatinX owned)
Adriana Ayales is a rainforest herbalist, medicine maker, educator, and lady-behind-the-curtain at large at Anima Mundi. She was born and raised in Costa Rica and has extensively studied several healing traditions, alongside master herbalists and shamans for 13+ years. She started Anima Mundi in Brooklyn NY as a means to bridging ancient remedies to the modern world. She is devoted to sourcing from honest farmers, wildcrafters and from indigenous peoples when possible, to alchemize and create truly high vibrational medicines for the mind, body and soul.