Press Release: Toy Company Launched to Empower Children of Color Wins $100K Grand Prize in National Competition

DURHAM, N.C., May 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy Roots Dolls took both the judges' prize and the people's choice award on Monday night at the American Underground's Startup Stampede. As a result, the Cincinnati-based company will partake in a suite of services valued at $100,000 provided by event co-sponsor McKinney.

Healthy Roots Dolls is a toy company that creates dolls and storybooks that teach natural hair care because, as the startup points out, every girl should feel empowered by the beauty of the kink of her curl and the color of her skin.


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