Many readers wanted to know about black-owned businesses in the Inland Northwest besides restaurants, hoping to support those businesses as the community and country comes to grips with our racist past, and present.
To help us keep this list updated and as comprehensive as possible, please let us know if we're missing any black-owned local businesses by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated Aug. 18, 12:15 pm.
— BARBERS, SALONS & PERSONAL CARE —
Kim's Bath Shop
Handmade bath products, based in Spokane Valley
Online at kimsbathshop.com
Men's barber services, 327 W. Third Ave.
Online here, 509-714-3531
Beauchamp & Chase
Locally made soaps and skincare, sold at From Here, 808 W. Main Ave.
WrightWay Beauty Supply
Beauty supply store, 2103 N. Division St.
Men's barber services, 3015 E. Fifth Ave.
Mo-Nu Hair City
Beauty supply shop, 4224 E. Sprague Ave.
On Facebook here, 509-808-8933
Men's barber services, 1423 N. Argonne Rd., Spokane Valley
Smoov Cutz Barber Shop
Men's barber services, 13817 E. Sprague Ave. and 14700 E. Indiana Ave. facebook.com/SmoovCutz
Barber and salon, 1618 W. Second Ave.
The Chop Shop Barber Co.
Men's barber services, 1428 S. Lincoln St.
Online here; 509-624-1007
Gifted Hands Salon & Supply
Salon and cosmetology, 9405 E. Sprague Ave.
Men's barber services, 1917 E. Sprague Ave.
Esthetician and makeup artist, 308 W. First Ave., Suite 203
Men's barber services, 4750 N. Division St. (NorthTown Mall)
Find our full list of local, black-owned restaurants here .
Local hot sauce company
Nina Cherie Couture
Bridal shop, 9212 E. Montgomery Ave.
Gift shop, 126 N. Washington St.
The Carl Maxey Center
Nonprofit African American community advocate and resource center
Maxey Law Office
Criminal defense attorney, 1835 W. Broadway Ave.
The Black Lens
Community newspaper focused on news and events of importance to the region's black community.
As We Thrive Counseling Services
Mental health and doula services, 222 W. Mission Ave.
One Body One Mind Massage Therapy
Massage therapist, 33 E. Lincoln Rd.
Pacific Auto Sales