A 5-time author and entrepreneur, Mr. Henry Broadnax opened up his first bookstore in Tampa, Florida, in November 2020. In opening WAWG Bookstore, Mr. Henry created a safe haven for his community to unite and educate each other. He fostered an environment where the local community could find books that specialized in African History and Culture. Beyond the books Mr. Henry and his WAWG team take part in hosting Bi-weekly Open Mic Nights and weekly How-To interviews featuring local entrepreneurs. "COMMUNITY!" That is what Mr. Henry preaches to the youth. He believes community is whats needed to make a positive change in the African American environment. He wants people to know that there is place where they have access to a community and WAWG Bookstore is one of them.
Interviewed by Everlecia, Mr. Henry explains how and why he decided to go into the bookstore business!