MEDIA & PRESS

 

“I want to be remembered as a company that, not only provides desserts..
but is also active within our community. You have to be the change you want to see in the world and we can start that by helping in our own backyard” - Naiké Owens, CEO of Melanin Sweets LLC.

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13th Annual Starfish Luncheon Honoree

On May 9th, 2019, I had the pleasure of being honored by Women in Distress at their 13th Annual Starfish Luncheon for my Journey to Empowerment as a Domestic Violence Survivor & Advocate. As if things couldn't get any sweeter, I received their first ever Marti Huizienga Emdowment for Educational Advancement Scholarship and Melanin Sweets sold out to over 500+ community and business leaders.

CLICK TO SEE INTERVIEW WITH WOMEN IN DISTRESS

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Boyd Anderson’s 1st Career Day

On April 3rd, 2019, Melanin Sweets joined over 30 community members and alumni to present students with diversified and informative presentations relevant to future career opportunities, the important of staying focused in education and working to achieve at their highest level.

CLICK TO SEE THE OFFICIAL RECAP VIDEO

 
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Black Friday Really Really Free Market

On Black Friday, Melanin Sweets teamed up with our local community organizers, Food But Not Bombs, to provide clothes donated items from our customers and our soul fulfilling desserts to the homeless & community for absolutely FREE. Click on the article to check our feature in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. in regards to our recent sponsorship for Food But Not Bombs

LINK TO COVERAGE

 

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2018 Startup of the Year

On December 22, 2018, Melanin Sweets LLC received the “2018 Startup of the Year” award at the 1st Annual Holiday Gala presented and hosted by nonprofit organization, Millennial Women Solution’s Network Inc. in Orlando, FL.

CLICK TO VIEW THE OFFICIAL RECAP VIDEO

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