Uncle Ike’s Gives back for Pride
Uncle Ike’s is donating 5% of profits during Pride week to Entre Hermanos
Seattle—June 21, 2018— Uncle Ike’s will be donating 5% of their profits from all three of their locations between the dates of June 18thand June 24thto the local non-profit Entre Hermanos. Entre Hermanos’s mission is “To promote the health and well-being of the Latino Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and questioning community in a culturally appropriate environment through disease prevention, education, support services, advocacy and community building.”Last year Uncle Ike’s and partners were able to donate $12,000 to Entre Hermanos.
This year Uncle Ike’s aims to donate as much if not more to this great neighborhood organization. Some vendors are also stepping up and are matching this donation with 5% for their products as well. So far, these vendors include: 1937 Farms, Artizan, Avitas, Bacon’s Buds, Craft Elixirs, Fairwinds, Falcanna, Freddy’s Fuego, Gabriel, Goodship, Grow Op, Happy Apple, Heylo, House of Cultivar, Ionic, Leaf Werx, Royal Tree, Seattle Green Bud, Smokey Point Productions, Solstice, Sweetwater, Top Shelf WA, and Velvet Swing.
“Ike’s is proud to support our friends at Entre Hermanos who are doing great work in our community for Latino LGBTQ people and issues like health and advocacy.” Said business owner Ian Eisenberg. “Pot can help and bring people together in many different ways and this is our small way of saying thanks for all they do in the Central District and the greater Seattle area.”
Uncle Ike’s currently has 3 locations here in Seattle. The Flagship store is located in the Central district on 23rdand Union, the Capitol hill location is located at 15thAve and Republican, and their White Center location is at 9822 15th Ave SW in the “Rat City” neighborhood. Swing by any shop from the 18thto the 24thand help be a part of something bigger.