Black Heroes: happy families card game


Celebrate Black history and excellence with this version of the classic Happy Families card game featuring 44 of the most inspirational Black figures of all time. Collect the cards and place into groups like space, sport, activism, art, science and literature. Team up Usain Bolt with Simone Biles, match Mae Jemison with Katherine Johnson, join Jean-Michel Basquiat with Kara Walker. Whoever gets the most groups first, wins.

This is a fun, easy-to-play family game, which is great for inspiring kids and to learning more about Black heroes, both contemporary and historical. Find out more about each person in the booklet, from when Simone Biles first discovered gymnastics to how Queen Nzinga fought off Portuguese invaders.