Professional Services

Ashley McGirt Counseling Services


Ashley McGirt

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Health & Wellness

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Ashley McGirt is an author, speaker, licensed mental health therapist and proprietor of Ashley McGirt Counseling Services, her Seattle based practice that serves Pierce and King counties. 

Ashley helps individuals navigate oppressive systems, build emotional skills, increase self-awareness, access their inner strength and resilience. She has extensive experience working with vulnerable populations including patients in medical and psychiatric hospitals, homeless shelters, long-term care facilities and prisons. In addition to these specialties, she is also a social justice advocate that works to destigmatize mental illness and reduce high rates of recidivism in American prisons.

Ashley has published blogs, co-authored several books and recently published her own book ‘I Tried To Travel It Away: Mental Health Tips For Travelers’, which promotes the importance of healthy travel. Ashley strives to help her clients find happiness and healing through rest, reflection and unpacking their baggage, restoring them to who they were intended to be on this earth.

Ashley McGirt Counseling Services, LLC

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The Postman


D’Vonne &
KeAnna Pickett

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The Postman is a one-stop shipping center for your postal and business needs. Owners D’Vonne and KeAnna Pickett are proud to operate their business in the historic Central District community where they grew up, and can trace their family's lineage to five generations.

The Postman is authorized by major international couriers and offers private mailboxes and shipping materials including shipping boxes, bubble wrap, packing peanuts and more. Their retail offerings also include a selection of unique gift items such as cocktail planter kits, novelty ice trays and colorful cultural art. For your personal and business needs they provide self-service copying, faxing, scanning and notary services.

The company's striking logo is of familial importance and is in honor of D’Vonne’s great-grandfather - Jacques Chappell, who worked as a United States Postal Service mail carrier in the Central District for 37 years.

The Postman
1143 Martin Luther King Jr Way Seattle, Washington

iNfinitely Well

iNfinitely Well is a multi-dimensional health and wellness establishment on a mission to empower people of color by providing holistic health and wellness services, products and events. Founder Nichelle Alderson, is a clinical social worker and psychotherapist, MSW, LICSW, NTP that offers mental health counseling, nutritional therapy, life coaching and more, at her private practice in Seattle’s Beacon Hill neighborhood.

Nichelle uses mindfulness-based practices to support clients dealing with the stresses of life often experienced by people of color, in predominantly white spaces. Many of her clients find themselves feeling isolated, targeted and anxious to meet the demands of work and family, leaving little time for self-care. Nichelle offers a client-centered holistic approach that considers the associations between diet, stress, environment and issues related to current and/or historical oppression and how the body, mind and spirit respond.

iNfinitely Well
3021 S. Willow St., Seattle, WA 98108 USA

Flowers Just 4 U

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Mary Wesley

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Flower Shop

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Mary Wesley is the proud owner of Flowers Just-4-U, a local specialty flower shop located in Seattle. Flowers Just-4-U offers an extensive array of flowers, plants, corsages and gifts. Their experienced staff is able to create one-of-a-kind floral arrangements to suit any occasion including weddings, funerals, homecomings and birthdays. Purchases can be made in-store or online, with delivery service available.

Mary started her business 37 years ago because she saw that there was a need in the community and attributes her long-term success to the support that she’s received from the community. “Why would I really want to sell flowers? Well, number one - I love it. I’m creative. The main thing is because the community needs a Black florist. There is none! I go - ‘Hey, I’m going to be that flower shop’ and so I did.” - Mary Wesley

Flowers Just 4 U / 2216 S Jackson St Seattle, WA 98122

Captured By Candace


Candace Connor

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Candace Connor, owner of Captured By Candace Photography, is a Seattle photographer who captures pure, organic moments and memories. She loves observing people, while capturing some of their most candid and significant life moments.

Her services range from portraits to weddings, event photography and more. Beyond her beautiful portraiture, as a wedding photographer she understands the joys and hurdles that go into planning a wedding and strives to give couples one less thing to worry about, as she documents their special day. For any important day, her event photography services enable hosts to focus on having fun while she captures the perfect party moments.

“I love telling stories and capturing your fondest memories and I’d love to work with you!”
- Candace

Captured By Candace
5900 Lake Washington Blvd S Seattle, WA

Visionary Movers


Juston Leverette

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Juston Leverette is the CEO of Visionary Movers, a Kent based moving company that aims to be the best moving company in Washington state. His company employs qualified, polite, attentive movers who work to complete fast, efficient moves, while maintaining excellent customer service.

Visionary Movers provides their residential and commercial customers with local and long distance logistics, including packs, supplies, loads/unloads and 10 - 18 foot trucking. This hard working team truly offers everything. Like their logo? Be sure to check out the VM clothing line on their website.

“We ensure our customers’ goods are safely protected.  Our goal is to provide first class service from the first phone call to the final box placed in its new home.  We are proud to be a growing moving company setting the standard with our vision and work ethic.” - Juston

Visionary Movers
3606 South 272nd Street Kent, WA 98032

Something Different Accounting


Carnisha Rodgers

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Accounting Firm

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Something Different Accounting is a local accounting firm that provides bookkeeping, payroll, consulting and tax services to individuals and small businesses.

Founded at the kitchen table by Seattle native Carnisha Rodgers, SDA was established to offer high-quality accounting services at affordable prices. Carnisha recognizes that many small businesses are unable to employ full-time accounting staff, and strives to bring unlimited resourcefulness and care to every client, by operating as an extension of their team.

”Our mission is to educate, empower and inspire financial literacy, through education and training.” - Carnisha

Something Different Accounting

8334 Rainier Ave. S Suite 101-173 Seattle, WA 98118

RE/MAX Northwest Realtors


Marie-Noelle Metseye

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Marie-Noelle serves her community as a real estate agent who thrives on meeting and exceeding her clients’ expectations. She offers services and information such as current market trends, home value assessments and area sales statistics.

She takes pride in finding avenues to add value to her clients’ homes, such as how to enhance curb appeal and which upgrades will yield the highest return. For Marie-Noelle, her job is to be a valuable resource to her clients, by providing customer-focused service for their real estate needs.

RE/MAX Northwest Realtors

1909 214th St SE #205, Bothell, WA 98021

Ato Apiafi Architects


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Architecture Firm

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Yale school of Art & Architecture graduate Ato Apiafi, is the designer and principal-in-charge at the distinguished Ato Apiafi Architects architecture firm, in Bellevue Washington. Ato has lent his skillful eye to projects on the grounds of institutions such as Princeton, Yale and locally - the University of Washington. The Apiafi firm’s focus is providing client satisfaction and design solutions that bring design dreams into reality.

Ato Apiafi Architects / 10940 NE 33rd Pl, Ste 208
Bellevue, Washington 98004

Bascomb Real Estate Group

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Nicole Bascomb

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Real Estate Brokerage Firm

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The Bascomb Real Estate Group is a dynamic boutique real estate brokerage that is focused on building black homeownership in the Pacific Northwest.

Nicole Bascomb is a Seattle native, owner and Designated Broker for the Bascomb Real Estate Group.  She was awarded the Rising Star award for Real Estate Agents, and strives to provide the most personal of services. Her firm is small in size by design, in order to enhance the exceptional service that they provide to their clients. 

“We are a firm that prides ourselves in offering superior knowledge and skill, making us the only choice for your real estate needs.” - Nicole Bascomb

Bascomb Real Estate Group / PO Box 22315 Seattle, WA 98122