Monday, May 17, 2010


Community based artists Akintola Hanif ( and Dawan Alford (, founders behind the developing nonprofit organization M.E.N. (Male Enrichment Network) will host BLOOM: LIGHT GROWTH WOMEN on May 22, 1010. The networking event, which will be held at the eco-friendly Green Lofts in Orange, NJ, will showcase the products, crafts & services of female entrepreneurs from the Tri-State area. Attendees will be provided with an array of complimentary offerings ranging from financial and image consultations to massage therapy sessions. Guests will also experience a contemporary art presentation, a photography exhibition, vegetarian treats and much more.

Who: BLOOM: LIGHT GROWTH WOMEN hosted by Akintola Hanif & Dawan Alford.

What: A networking soiree for all.

Where: The Green Lofts, 566 Valley Street, Orange, NJ 07050

When: Saturday, May 22, 2010 at 8:00pm to 12:00am

Sponsors: M.E.N., Jypsea Eclectic Handcrafted Leathergoods, Nic*Fish, The RAM Gallery, CLD Financial Life, B.E.T.T.E.R, Concrete Rose Clothing, Lotus Yoga & Lotus in Action, & FEMWORKS LLC, COCOLAH.COM