Ujamaa: Evolution of Culture has been created to ignite a cultural change by implementing developmental programing through community partnerships. Bring together like minded creators and advocates willing to do what they do best to enrich our culture will result in an undeniable forward movement. Ujamaa the fourth principal of Kwanzaa meaning cooperative economics is the essence of our company. U.E.C will be an oasis of forward thinkers, trailblazers, and million dollar ideas.
Ujamaa: Evolution of Culture cultivates an educational and promotional platforms for the underrepresented entrepreneur. U.E.C will create a safe space for business owners to make significant connections with potential funds, partners and clientele through networking showcases, seminars and workshops. Mentorship programming creating opportunity for relationships with experienced mentors and investors to flourish. UEC creates partnerships with those same businesses that have used UEC services to create programming for the younger generation of entrepreneurs. Those opportunities are created through UEC internships, youth programming, and mentor programming given to youth 8-18 who have the entrepreneurial drive. Youth programming is geared to teaching scholars the ins and outs of being an entrepreneur in a controlled environment. UEC also hosts an annual networking showcase for like minded entrepreneurs/branders who are willing to work to change the trajectory of our culture.
Ujamaa: Evolution of Culture also advocates for health and wellness in our communities. Fighting against nutritional disparities in low income communities, drug addiction such as opioid abuse, and advocacy for mental awareness. UEC is doing its part to bring light to some plaguing issues in underrepresented communities. UEC has created a hub of information and resources that are rooted in partnerships with local advocates, treatment facilities, therapists, and the families that have been affected. UEC creates a safe harbor of information for individuals that are trying to find their way out of the fog.
Mastermind Coalition (MMC)- is a collective of underrepresented entrepreneurs with a fortitude to move community forward through cooperative economics.
Young Mastermind Coalition (YMC)- is a collective of inner city youth pooled together as mentees, to be guided along the entrepreneurial path.
Ujamaa Evolution of Culture is a nonprofit that is dedicated toward giving communities and its people a platform to ignite change from within.