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A coffee shop and community space whose attached store, Playground Annex, sells books by Black/Brown/Queer folx. They also organize a community org called Playground Youth that serves LGBTQ+ & POC in the neighborhood. Playground Coffee is owned by Zenat Begum, a Bengali-American badass.
Co-founded by Cambodian-American Chary Sathea, thecnnekt bridges the gap between womxn & non-binary folx in New York who are looking for IRL communities.
Brooklyn Natives Merlyn and Lauren show us the best of Brooklyn in their FOMO-inducing insta feed.
Domicile’s impeccably-designed interiors are second only to the cafe + shop’s commitment to sourcing environmentally conscious + healthy snacks and beverages.
185 Howard St.