Zawadi Books - Hoodie

$40.00
Zawadi Books -  Hoodie

Zawadi Books is a bookstore that specializes in books and materials that are by and about people of African descent. The quaint shop holds author readings, book discussions, a Reading Room, and houses a storytelling resource center. It is one of America's longest operated independent-black owned bookstores, with over 40 years in business!

Sharon and Kenneth Holley founded Harambee Books and Crafts around 1976 (becoming Zawadi Books in 2010) as a way to contribute to the community. A hub for events like Kwanzaa, Marcus Garvey Day, Malcolm X day and other WNY events and meetings it has been a space for the community while showcasing that reading matters. Kenneth founded BLES which gave employment to individuals while working with previously incarcerated and programs for senior citizens and Sharon was the first African American female Director of Urban Services for the Erie County Library overseeing every branch.

1382 Jefferson Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14208

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Everyone needs a cozy go-to hoodie to curl up in, so go for one that's soft, smooth, and stylish. It's the perfect choice for cooler evenings!

• 50% cotton, 50% polyester
• Double-lined hood
• Double-needle stitching throughout
• Air-jet spun yarn with a soft feel and reduced pilling
• 1x1 athletic rib knit cuffs and waistband with spandex
• Front pouch pocket