Melanin Moments is a black minority owned business formulated by a quadriplegic entrepreneur who teamed up with two health care professionals. The trio met during med school.
Stevens suffers from Muscular Dystrophy, virtually paralyzed from neck down. In 2001 upon release after being unfairly impacted by the legal injustice system he formulated a university-based charity named In Arms Reach (IAR).
Melanin Moments is designed to empower communities of color and dismantle racial diversity and exclusion of brown faces during the Christmas holiday in printed entertainment. Melanin: The pigment that gives human skin, hair, and eyes their color. Melanin is produced by cells called melanocytes.
Melanin Moments, LLC, is a premier products company. Our products are created, manufactured, and distributed under the ownership of the trio. All products made with positive identity images to uplift and empower people of color. Melanin Moments, LLC philosophy is based on promoting cultural awareness, creativity, and philanthropy with a healthy dose of printed entertainment. Melanin Moments initial product lines feature high-quality and easy to use gift-wrapping paper and Apparel.
The black-wrap, available in different color patterns, features memorable holiday color prints of Santa, a fun and stylish snowman, a reindeer, and a young school-aged boy and girl. The images aim to incite holiday cheer and offer an identity that people of color can be proud of. Products are available while stock supplies last.
Be sure to have a Melanin Moment with special products here at our online superstore.