Vegans of Color

Vegan Cookie Company Sees 10,000% Growth After BLM Support
The death of George Floyd sparked nationwide protests and a historic rebuke against institutionalized racism in America. It also precipitated a massive surge of purchasing power directed towards Black-owned vegan businesses. 
San Diego-based Maya’s Cookies was one such company to…
Usher Wins Our Hearts By Revealing He Has Gone Vegan
Usher's music will never go out of style. The minute Yeah! or Confessions plays on the radio, the whole car is guaranteed to break out in song. Usher showed us on Verizon's Twitter series Pay It Forward Live he's still got it, and made us fall in love with him even more (if that&…
Partake Foods, Invested in by Jay-Z, Takes Off at Target
Now, it’s even easier to get your hands on the fast-growing vegan and allergy-free cookie line from Partake Foods. Following a 2019 investment from hip-hop mogul Jay-Z’s venture capital firm, Marcy Venture Partners, the cookie brand has scaled quickly...
Nick Cannon is the Latest Celeb to Open a New Vegan Joint
There is one particular group of people helping to catapult plant-based brands onto the scene: Celebrities. First, music star Moby opened his vegan Little Pine in LA. Then Jay-Z funded plant-based Partake Foods and its cookie line. And Leonardo DiCaprio was an early backer of Beyond Meat...