Black-owned Businesses 

By Laila Barboza 

Support these nearby businesses for black history month!(Some Vegan and gluten-free Friendly businesses are presented as well.) 

Vegan Mob 

This up-and-coming business has BBQ soul & comfort vegan food filled with love and goodness. They have such locations in  San Jose, San Francisco, and Oakland est. Spring of 2019.

Nirvana Soul 

With a 4.8 yelp review, a craft coffee shop in downtown San Jose, CA. They also have a few vegan pastries to choose from, I would give this shop a try over a Starbucks any day. With many of reviews a 5/5 in service and a ⅘ in 

Black and Brown 

Black and Brown is an upscale thrift shop located in San Jose, established in 2005. It is a hip resale store offering vintage & designer apparel, modern pieces, shoes & accessories. If you prefer quality over quantity visit this local thrift!

Recycle Bookstore 

With thousands of books recycled to help our earth as a whole, The Recycle Bookstore offers books (and also cats!) If you are a cat lover and love books, I highly recommend you visit. 

Recycle Bookstore | Downtown Campbell

Back A Yard Caribbean Grill 

Located right in Campbell, Back A Yard offers a gluten-free menu—the best American Caribbean food the area has to offer!