Join us on November 11th from 11:00am-6:00pm at the North Charleston Athletic Center for a celebration of unity, well-being and healing! Connect with like-minded individuals and explore various aspects of health – from physical to mental to emotional. Let's come together for a day of true empowerment as we prioritize OUR health and wellness!
Anthony T. Browder is an author, publisher, cultural historian, artist, and an educational consultant. He is a graduate of Howard University’s College of Fine Arts and has lectured extensively throughout the United States, Africa, Caribbean, Mexico, Japan and Europe, on issues related to African and African American History and Culture.
Browder is the first African American to fund and coordinate an archeological dig in Egypt and has conducted 23 archeological missions to Egypt since 2009! Join us on 11/11 and learn how our history is a direct tie to our health and wellness.
Tau Khamisi Mkweli is a licensed as a Naturopath Holistic Practitioner specializing in subjects such as: Afrikan Health, Medical Astrology, Metaphysics, Ancient Afrikan history, Plant Science, History of Religion, Kemetic Sciences, Mathematics, Biology and more. He stepped away from a career in Nuclear Engineering in 2016 to pursue his life's purpose— repairing the culture!
Dr. Tau serves by way of holistic health consulting and feeding the community at his raw plant based restaurant in Concord, NC, Juamoto Sunfired Cuisine. The only fully raw vegan restaurant in all of North Carolina focusing on holistic health and wellness!
Shaquan Williams is a best selling author, consumer law specialist and master herbalist who has been passionate about teaching our people the power they truly possess! She is known for her, "Money Bag Tours," which breaks down everything you need to know about the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, Truth In Lending Act and various other laws in place to protect you as a consumer against illegal practices done by most debt collecting agencies.
She has helped to educate and empower thousands with her engaging workshops, dynamic talks, and insightful books. Her unique blend of expertise reflects her holistic approach to well-being— not only guiding people toward financial empowerment but also nurturing their overall health and resilience.
Khet Waas Hatap is a Master Herbalist and Holistic Nutritional Counselor whose passion for holistic health and wellness has touched the lives of countless individuals. With over a decade of experience in the field, he has become a trusted figure in the world of natural healing and holistic living.
As the store owner of holistic health and herbal shop, Sacred Rootz based in Summerville, SC, Khet is dedicated to helping his clients heal by way of herbal remedies, nutrition, and lifestyle choices. He is also the founder and instructor of Sacred Rootz Academy, a comprehensive holistic health certification course that equips his students with the tools and wisdom needed to make a profound impact on the well-being of others!
Dr. Asia McDonald, an experienced family medicine physician in North Charleston, SC, takes an integrative approach that merges conventional and contemporary therapies to promote optimal health. She graduated with a biology degree from Clark Atlanta University and earned her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine.
She is driven by her strong belief in the power of nutrition and a healthy lifestyle to combat, manage, and even reverse diseases. Rooted in the principles of "whole health," her patient-centered approach is committed to our health and wellness, empowering individuals on their distinctive paths to their greatest well-being.
Charleston native with proud Gullah Geechie heritage, Mama Rose, is a trusted Holistic Lifestyle Advisor, Doula and Natural Hair Stylist. Her unique blend of local traditions and holistic practices, rooted in her ancestral lineage and deep personal spiritual work, provides a comprehensive healing approach tailored to individual needs.
Her bond with the land and deep understanding of Gullah Geechie customs enriches her role as a healer and guide. Dedicated to the well-being of those she serves, Mama Rose not only offers wisdom but extends a nurturing hand, guiding every soul she touches towards holistic health and spiritual enlightenment.
Darrick and Leslie Goodman are Certified Kemetic Yoga ™️ teachers as well as founders and owners of Black Silt Yoga ®️ LLC. As soulmates sharing their divine union, they have been practicing and teaching yoga (with a specialization in Kemetic Yoga™️) for the past 6 years. Together, they bring unique Kemetic Yoga™️ classes and workshops to couples, corporations and community sectors throughout the Metropolitan Atlanta area. More recently they have expanded their offerings to curated experiences and retreats in the continental U.S. as well as abroad.
"Our journey of healing with yoga began over six years ago when we realized our harmony with each other lies within our alignment with the universe. Our passion for our community only enhanced this realization. Kemetic Yoga ™️ brings both of these concepts together as well as connects us with our ancestry"
Sacred Rootz is a sanctuary for those seeking holistic paths to well-being based in Summerville, SC. Offering an extensive range of services from Foot Detoxes to Reiki Healing to wellness consultations— this is a one-stop shop for your mind, body and spirit needs. The experienced team at Sacred Rootz provides individualized consultations to address your unique concerns, guiding you towards a harmonious life balance. With an extensive selection of herbal blends designed to treat various ailments and diseases, Sacred Rootz harnesses the healing power of nature to nourish your body from within. Offering much more than just products and services, this holistic gem is dedicated to empowering its community with the knowledge and tools to live a life full of vitality and purpose.
Interested in becoming a Holistic Nutritional Counselor and Level I Herbalist? Join Sacred Rootz Academy and begin your self paced journey into the realm of natural wellness, unlocking the secrets of nutrition and herbal remedies to pave the way for a healthier, more balanced life for you and your loved ones.
Empowering Youth Athletes for a Brighter Future
The 20/20 Youth Organization is dedicated to empowering young athletes in Charleston, SC through low-cost organized leagues, camps, clinics, academic assistance, and student-athlete support groups. Their goal is to make sure every young athlete has access to the resources they need to succeed.
Founded by Tre' McLean, Delonza "Flip" Simmons, and Travis Smith the 20/20 Youth Organization was created to become a safe and empowering community for local athletes and coaches. Having experienced personal challenges and obstacles as youth athletes, as well as seeing talented friends and family members struggle to find the balance between life and sports; the trio agreed that it was time for a change!
Their mission is to empower youth athletes in the Lowcountry to utilize athletics as a medium to exceed expectations and achieve greatness beyond the playing field.
QC Kinetix is a center for regenerative medicine that offers alternative treatments for those seeking to avoid invasive surgeries and have been unsuccessful with other pain relief methods. Instead of merely masking pain, QC Kinetix employs regenerative medicine to tap into the body's natural healing capabilities, addressing the pain at its source.
With multiple locations across the United States, they provide a range of treatments such as biologic therapies, laser therapy, and nutritional support. Each patient's condition is carefully evaluated to recommend the most suitable treatment options. Serving a diverse group, from professional athletes to seniors wishing to maintain their active lifestyles, QC Kinetix aims to improve patients' function, mobility, and overall quality of life.
With Re6el Fit on your team, you're sure to excel to your full potential! Certified Fitness Coach, Launa, has been a Medical Professional for over 11 years, specializing in regenerative medicine and physical recovery. With her extensive background in health and wellness, trust that you and your goals are in great hands, no matter your fitness level!
The RE6EL FIT philosophy is based on positive energy, intensity and feeling your best as a result of the effort you put in!
Discover Charleston's most inentional juices with The Herbal Ashpot, where Certified Juice Therapist Practitioner Ashley crafts 100% organic, fresh-from-the-ground, seeded nutrient-rich blends to elevate your wellness journey. Specializing in juice detoxes and cleanses, The Herbal Ashpot provides potent elixirs for vitality, healing, renewal, and balance. Whether you're looking to begin a journey of holistic health or seeking targeted support for specific wellness goals, The Herbal Ashpot has something for everyone!
All people are welcome to this event! This event, however, focusing solely on the alarming state of Black health in the United States. It is our mission to educate and provide solutions in order to change the stark disparities of devastating complications and reduced quality of life within the black community. These disparities are often rooted in systemic factors such as limited access to quality healthcare, socioeconomic inequities, and unequal distribution of resources. It's time for us to take control of our health by way of education, information, prevention and real solutions!
Our Charlotte 2024 date will be announced soon and our Charleston date is set for November 9, 2024!
Yes, absolutely! We welcome and appreciate any contributions to support this event. Your donation will make a meaningful impact and contribute to its success. Cash app donations can be made to $TMWWF or click here for our donation page. We give thanks!
The Melanated Wholistic Wellness Fair event focuses on the alarming state of Black health in the United States. It is our mission to provide solutions to change the stark disparities of the devastating complications and reduced quality of life within the black community.
11:00am: Welcome & Giveaways
11:30am-3:30pm: Various Wellness Workshops
3:45pm-5:00pm: Featured Guests Panel Discussion & Audience Q&A
5:15pm: Networking & Closing Remarks
Sponsors: Your support ensures the success of our event, enabling us to create an impactful experience for all attendees!
Vendors: Showcase your products and services to our audience that is actively seeking ways to enhance their health journey!
Volunteers: Your contribution to help our cause will help create a seamless and enriching experience for everyone who attends.