A House United

BY OLIVIA MILTNER

When she moved to Columbus three years ago, she wanted to throw herself into living in the area. Exhausted from the constant hustle of self-employment—she had been a blogger and consultant back in Durham, North Carolina—she missed the place-based peace of being rooted where she was living.

But when she looked around for folks who looked like her, she realized she was surrounded by white people in her job and in her neighborhood.

“I had a really hard time finding other women of color that I could connect with,” she said.

So, she took matters into her own hands, wanting to create somewhere that women of color could feel at home. The result was Zora’s House, the first coworking space for women of color in Columbus, located on Summit Street across from Weinland Park and set to officially open this month.

— Click here for the full story —

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.